Get to know him a little bit. Name: Ryan Rethwisch Title/Company: Engineering Manager, EmbedTek LLC Hometown: Holmen, WI Favorite part of your job: Seeing our ideas materialize into a real product. If you could tell someone why it’s important to be involved in the community in one sentence, what would you say? Community involvement is [...]
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By: Susan Marshall, founder of the Backbone Institute, LLC What would you do if you had greater confidence? Over the years I have asked this question a lot. As you might imagine, the answers vary. Start a business. Write a book. Leave a bad relationship. Quit smoking.
By: Chad Ritterbusch, owner and president of TRG Marketing For small businesses looking to grow, the proper alignment of sales and marketing is critical to future success. Failing to correctly answer questions like “who does what, who reports to whom, and what are our objectives” are missteps that can keep an organization from maximizing its potential.
The Waukesha County Business Alliance has announced the six winners of its Emerging Leaders of Waukesha County awards program. These awards celebrate young professionals who have shown personal initiative, determination and commitment to their careers and their community.
Alliance staff and members participated in the second annual Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce (WMC) D.C.-fly-in last week, when more than 45 Wisconsin business leaders took their voices to Washington D.C.
Yesterday, the Alliance submitted comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding a proposed nonattainment designation for Waukesha County. The proposal would designate Waukesha County as a community that does not meet federal air quality standards. In December, the EPA notified Wisconsin that it intends to place all of Waukesha, Racine, Milwaukee, Ozaukee and [...]
We’re excited to celebrate 100 years of business in 2018. From our humble beginnings in 1918 as the Waukesha Chamber of Commerce, representing just the City of Waukesha, we have grown to be a business powerhouse that represents the whole of Waukesha County, truly making us a strong voice for business in our entire region.
As part of the Alliance's strategy to attract and retain young talent to Waukesha County, we are revamping our current Young Professionals programming to serve the young professionals community better. We want to help young professionals in Waukesha County get to know each other, access professional development opportunities and build lasting connections with each other and [...]
by Scott Nissen, owner/president of Nissen Staffing Continuum We’re in a talent shortage market. We can debate if it’s a talent gap or body count shortage, but there’s no debate when it comes to demand outstripping the readily available supply. I’ll call this our current talent scarcity market.