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A highly targeted business email scam causing big losses

Key points to share: How the scam works: Cybercriminals are attacking businesses in our area with a twist to the […]

Protect your files from WannaCry and other malware

The details: The widespread malware/ransomware that was executed on Friday, May 12 is believed to be ransomware called WannaCry Decryptor. […]

Expanding? Tap into local resources

Jim Paetsch works every day with business owners looking to expand, relocate or build a new facility. The vice president […]

The winds of economic and political change are blowing

Dr. Mike Knetter, president and CEO of the University of Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association, recently spoke at an event […]

Working with experts integral for Glenn Rieder’s new site

Once Michael Floyd and James Caragher, the owners of Glenn Rieder, decided building a new 120,000-square-foot facility in West Allis […]

Business relocation can aid in employee attraction, retention

For Michael Floyd, chief executive officer of Glenn Rieder, the numbers tell the story behind his company’s upcoming move. When […]

The expansion option

Part 2 in our series on managing business growth. It was a decision TJ Hale owner Bob Rosean thought about […]

Pressed for space?

Understand the trade-offs of construction, expansion and relocation. Many business clients approach me and say, “we need more space.” Growth […]

Building a sustainable nonprofit

Four pillars for financial success Park Bank actively supports many nonprofit organizations throughout southeastern Wisconsin. During my seventeen years with […]

Advisory groups, part 2: Know when you don’t know

Glenn Rieder’s board of advisors provide valuable insights. Business owners have many balls to juggle. They not only need to […]

Advisory groups, part 1: Gaining an edge

How informal advisory groups help your business grow. As a business owner, Mike Sewart says it can be difficult soliciting […]

Ready to grow?

Proper planning, quality team key to successful business expansion. Marla Poytinger is a dancer, holds a bachelor’s degree in arts […]

People, process and product

A primer from “The Profit” can put you on the path of business success. One of my favorite TV shows […]

“We’ll make it up in volume.”

When “no” is the best business decision. Driving sales volume in today’s slow-growth economy can prove challenging. In order to […]

Growing pains

How to manage through five common growth pitfalls. Business owners dream of growing their company through new locations, markets or […]

Cultivating a palate for business

Four startup insights from the pursuit of the perfect cup of java.   Valentine Coffee Co. is the perfect blend […]

Business insights from a woman-owned startup

Mettle, spirit and learning not to go it alone. Women-owned firms in the U.S. represent 30 percent of all businesses […]

Dave Werner named chair-elect at Wisconsin Bankers Association

June 14, 2017 – David P. Werner, president & CEO of Park Bank, Milwaukee, will serve as the 2017-2018 chair-elect […]

Paul and Joe Bartolotta: Culinary Honor

Paul and Joe Bartolotta, of The Bartolotta Restaurants, were recently nominated for a James Beard Foundation prestigious culinary honor. The […]


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