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August 2018


Franchising: A foolproof way to build retirement wealth

When it comes to long-term financial planning and wealth building, diversifying your portfolio is one of best ways to ensure your investment strategy is setting you up for a successful retirement.

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More than just a number: Age discrimination still tripping up employers

Despite more than five decades of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), older workers continue to face discrimination at alarming rates, according to a new report by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

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Commute to Careers program connects talent with opportunity

When you commute to work, do you put much thought into what you would do if you didn’t have access to reliable transportation?

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Business cards: 5 ways to go beyond the basics

Business cards are small, but they are mighty. In fact, they may be the most overlooked piece of marketing material at your disposal.

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Backing up data is not enough when planning for disaster recovery

Without sufficient preparation and protocol, the downtime for businesses — big and small — impacted by IT disruption even for a minute can be costly.

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Boost your cash flow with invoice financing

So many people assume that if you have rocky cash flow, you’re either operating a bad business or doing a poor job of running it. However, this rule of thumb simply doesn’t apply.

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Pre-employment drug testing program helps workers move from dependence to independence

All Wisconsinites deserve to experience the dignity that comes with a hard days’ work, and at DWD we are committed to leaving no talent on the sidelines.

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Do employees see flexible work policies as a plus or a minus?

It might come as a surprise to learn that taking advantage of workplace flexibility has actually been shown to decrease an individual’s career success due to the negative reactions of peers and managers.

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5 surprising facts about franchising

For entrepreneurs who want to start their business without the stress of going at it alone, a franchise will offer a support system and recipe for success.

Posted at 11:28 AM | Permalink | Comments

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