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July 2018


Should I stay or should I go? 3 signs you should keep your job and 3 signs you shouldn’t

Growing up, I was taught by my parents to get a job and keep a job. Period. It was ingrained in me that once I graduated college, I needed to land at a good company and stay there.

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Association health plans: What small businesses need to know

The U.S. Department of Labor recently announced regulations that will allow for the expansion of association health plans (AHPs). But what exactly are AHPs, and what do they mean for small businesses?

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The freemium model — A death knell for brands?

We are exposed to 4,000 to 10,000 ad messages everyday.

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How cause marketing can help your brand

Cause marketing has been on an upward trend for the past decade as consumers continue to align their spending with their personal values.

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U.S. Supreme Court avoids ruling on whether religious beliefs can justify violations of discrimination laws

On June 4, the U.S. Supreme Court held that the Colorado Civil Rights Commission was hostile toward a cake shop owner’s sincere religious beliefs when it ruled that he violated the Colorado Anti-Discrimination Act by refusing to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding.

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Unlocking the power of human services to build strong families and communities

Enabling individuals to reach their full potential means providing access to the building blocks that sustain wellbeing — supports like early childhood development and education, preventive health and behavioral health services, affordable housing and transportation, workforce training, services for older Americans, and more.

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Why small business owners should care about health insurance

Here are several reasons why providing health insurance is important for small businesses, despite the challenges.

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How alumni can carry the Wisconsin Idea forward

When I came to UW–Madison from Dartmouth in 2002 to become the dean of the business school, I confess I didn’t fully appreciate the concept of the Wisconsin Idea.

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