Housing initiatives will boost central city

Housing initiatives will boost central city

Two under-the-radar announcements recently brought much-needed good news to some of Milwaukee’s impoverished neighborhoods. Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity announced plans to expand ...
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M&A demand continues to outpace supply

M&A demand continues to outpace supply

There were 6,504 announced U.S. mergers and acquisitions deals in the first half of 2017, totaling $583.9 billion, according to Thomson Reuters. The total deal value fell 15.9 percent, ...
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Analyzing the onboarding experience

Analyzing the onboarding experience

[caption id="attachment_324327" align="alignright" width="200"] Generation Y[/caption] While we (at Living As A Leader) have a key role in helping leaders learn how to maximize ...
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Want to keep your talent? Tell them how to leave

Want to keep your talent? Tell them how to leave

Timothy Pappas Principal Pappas DeLaney LLC | Hales Corners pappasdelaney.com Industry: Executive search, coaching and development Employees: 10 Timothy Pappas has more than 20 ...
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Walker’s Point Condominiums

Walker’s Point Condominiums

Owner: An affiliate of VJS Construction, of Pewaukee Size: 72 units on a 0.72-acre vacant parcel Cost: $50 million Milwaukee architect and developer Peter Renner is planning to build ...
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Stella Van Buren

Stella Van Buren

Address: 550 N. Van Buren St., Milwaukee Website: stellavanburen.com Cuisine: Modern Italian steakhouse Chef: Justin Winkler Mood: Upscale casual Pricing: Lunch entrees, $11-27; ...
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Area business leaders more optimistic than last year

Area business leaders more optimistic than last year

Heading into the third quarter, area business leaders are more optimistic than they were a year ago, based on the results of the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce’s ...
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Doing laundry for The Marcus Corp.

Doing laundry for The Marcus Corp.

The Marcus Corp. is synonymous with iconic hotels and movie theaters. But the Milwaukee-based company has another arm of its business the public never sees, but often feels. Since 1995, ...
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Should Wisconsin tax semi trucks to raise road funds?

Should Wisconsin tax semi trucks to raise road funds?

Republicans in the Legislature and Gov. Scott Walker are trying to solve the state’s $1 billion transportation fund deficit. One proposal was a 2.85 cents-per-mile tax on semitrailer ...
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Leslie Dixon

Leslie Dixon

[caption id="attachment_324128" align="alignright" width="255"] Dixon[/caption] Leslie Dixon Chief human resources officer, Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc. Dixon oversees human ...
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Local housing inventory will remain tight through end of year

Local housing inventory will remain tight through end of year

The Milwaukee metropolitan area’s housing market is expected to remain hot for the rest of the year, which is great for sellers, but will continue to be tough on buyers searching for ...
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What’s next for Pick ’n Save?

What’s next for Pick ’n Save?

Since May, six Pick ’n Save stores have closed due to low sales, affecting 448 employees. The shuttered stores, in New Berlin, Pewaukee, Kenosha, Sheboygan, Shawano and at Timmerman ...
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