Employment & HR

Downtown restaurant closes, lays off 16

Fresco restaurant at 227 State St. has notified the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development that it has closed temporarily and has laid off 16 workers, most of whom held wait staff positions.

Avenue Club to close

The Avenue Club and the Bubble Up Bar, at 1128 E. Washington Ave., announced in a social media post that it will be closing temporarily at the end of October and will reopen when seating capacity limits are lifted by public health officials.

WFH could be big business for realtors

An interesting trend seems to be emerging as many professionals continue to work from home during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, eschewing a return to the office.

COVID cravings: Employees want stability, emphasis on well-being

Two recent reports published during the pandemic reflect the desire among professionals for stability in their benefits packages. Now more than ever, the reports conclude, employers would be wise to think twice before making any changes to their employee benefits plans.

In Business magazine