Employment & HR

Take Five with Terry Siebert: Saying so long, not goodbye

The southwest Wisconsin franchise of Dale Carnegie Training, which operates out of offices in Fitchburg, has been sold to Twin Cities-based Norman & Associates. For 25 years, the southwest Wisconsin franchise has been owned by Terry and Kathy Siebert, who will soon retire.

WYC to pay sick leave regardless of programs

Wisconsin Youth Company (WYC) announced it will expand its emergency paid sick leave through June 2022 to cover employees even as programs close due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

TASC donations total $1 million

Madison-based Total Administrative Services Corp. (TASC) announced a charitable donation of $1 million under the company’s CARES program.

Operation Fresh Start to receive $3.3 million grant

Operation Fresh Start will receive $3.3 million over three years from the Workforce Innovation Grant Program, a collaboration between the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. and the Department of Workforce Development.

Giving the gift of time

When it comes to corporate giving, donating money is the easy solution. Donating time takes a special kind of commitment

Madison business optimism continues to grow

The farther the pandemic gets in the rearview mirror of Madison business operators, the more optimistic they become, and while it’s true that objects in your mirror might be closer than they appear, the contrast between this year and last year at this time are stark, according to the 19th annual economic trends survey taken by First Business Bank.

Raven layoffs trigger walkout

Workers at Raven Software staged a walkout this week following the unexpected layoffs of 12 members of the studio’s quality assurance team.

Could cities now mandate vaccines for private employers?

In the ongoing debate about the merit of workplace COVID-19 vaccine mandates, you can now add this to the mix: On Monday, Dec. 6, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced all New Yorkers will need to be vaccinated if they want to go to work.

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