Five lessons for the young professional toolkit
October 20, 2014 10:45 AM
Editor's note: The following blog was pulled from the notes of a speech at the recent BizTimes Get Smarter Conference.

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Vote yes on transportation referendum
October 16, 2014 12:00 PM
The state of Wisconsin collects fees – primarily the gas tax and vehicle registration fee – from users of the transportation system to pay for its upkeep. This money should be used for transportation purposes.

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Take your company to the ‘Next Stage’
October 15, 2014 10:19 AM
Empower your people to think like entrepreneurs and serve your customers.

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Summit to intersect community development and creative problem solving
October 13, 2014 11:32 AM
This year's Creative Milwaukee @ Work Summit, presented by Creative Alliance Milwaukee, will leverage the talents of the region's creative class to impact three of Milwaukee's top economic and community development projects.

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Executive communication: All CEOs are judged against their high-profile peers
October 9, 2014 10:55 AM
Executive communication is learned. This clearly was on display at a recent health care forum with multiple speakers addressing a conference room full of executives. Of all the speakers, only one stood out. As these speakers were judged against one another, so too are CEOs—regardless of industry and company size. When employees and investors consider companies in which to invest their time and treasure, CEOs' executive communication skills shape perception and action.

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Suburban companies comprise 'Fastest Five'
October 8, 2014 08:57 AM
The Council of Small Business Executives recently unveiled its list of the “Fastest Five” companies.

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Supreme Court decision is good for businesses
October 7, 2014 11:45 AM
Not only did the U.S. Supreme Court affirm the right of all of Wisconsin's citizens to marry who they love, the court also paved the way to help strengthen our state's economy.

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Employee criticism of an employer: Be careful how you react
October 6, 2014 11:02 AM
Imagine you own or manage 10 Jimmy John's restaurants. A handful of your employees place posters in your restaurants depicting identical sandwiches, where one sandwich is described as made by a healthy worker and the other as made by a sick worker.

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Millennials will revive the housing market
October 3, 2014 10:45 AM
In her Sept. 15 column, "Many life milestones are out of millennials' reach," the Washington Post's Catherine Rampell by her own admission reinforced some of the negative stereotypes swirling around millennials. They hang out in their parents' basements. They don't buy homes. They don't even rent. They don't marry. Not because they don't have dreams, but because they perceive them to be unattainable.

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WatrHub helps companies identify, target ideal customers
October 2, 2014 11:11 AM
New Orleans, LA – Oftentimes, entrepreneurs lack the resources or the expertise to identify candidates to pilot a new product. Or, with testing complete, an established company may have only a loose understanding of the universe of potential customers for its new technology. Commercializing a new innovation requires insight—detailed knowledge of the audience that stands to benefit from the breakthrough. That's where WatrHub Inc. comes in.

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Badger Meter's reporting solution provides important data to utilities
October 1, 2014 11:40 AM
New Orleans, La. – Leveraging its acquisition of Aquacue Inc. in 2013, Brown Deer-based Badger Meter introduced BEACON Advanced Metering Analytics in January and has made the water management data software a central feature of the company's pitch to attendees of the 2014 Water Environment Federation Exhibition and Conference this week in New Orleans.

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