I grew up in Madison, living in a “college-only” environment.
As in many cities throughout our country, conversation and actions have been taken with the goal of increasing diversity in performing arts, particularly in engaging people of color to partake of and participate in events presented within their communities.
In regard to markets today there are three real-time events that have occurred in the past two months that have risks and unknowns tied to them.
Those who dwell on the fine print in the state of Wisconsin’s $3 billion contract with Foxconn Technology Group run the risk of missing the screaming headlines of global change.
In the Jammal case, the court found that, under ERISA, the agents were employees, and had been misclassified as independent contractors.
Delaying gratification to maximize one’s ROI testifies to the importance of patience.
I’m definitely a creature of habit. I ride my bike — on the exact same route — every Saturday and Sunday.
Engaging workplace change can be an unpredictable experience because processes and people evolve in diverse ways.
Have you ever heard of Shark Tank? I’m not talking about diving deep into the ocean to watch sharks lurk about from behind bars. The ABC television show broadcasts businessmen and women looking to gain investments in their homegrown products and services.
I was fortunate enough to run into Green Bay Packer legend Donald Driver at the LaGuardia airport in New York City last week.
After much anticipation and speculation, the final regulations changing the salary basis test for determining exemption status have arrived. Among other changes, the final regulations have more than doubled the amount that employees must minimally be paid in order to be considered exempt. This is no small matter, as it is anticipated that millions of currently exempt employees will be affected.
Tess Hatch, a young investor with Bessemer Venture Partners in their Menlo Park office, isn’t shy when she talks about the early stage landscape in Wisconsin.
A couple years ago, the Gratitude Challenge made its way through social media channels, and it’s become a November tradition since.
For years I have read surveys conducted by national site selection magazines that regularly ask CEOs across the country to rank factors for choosing where to locate, and “access to highways” is consistently the most important or second most important factor.
When it comes to managing data security, many in business hit a flat note.
Hillary Clinton recently created a stir among her critics by suggesting the future is female, and while she didn’t mention a particular realm, in the short term she might be more accurate about the business world than about politics.
Washington is buzzing right now about proposed federal tax legislation. One of the key elements of bill being considered proposes changes to the estate tax.