Category Archives: CHAMBER UPDATE

SBA Loan Fee Reductions Help Small Business Owners Nationwide

Happy Tuesday! In this week’s SBA e-news I found this article.  I’m all about saving money and helping businesses be successful, so I hope you will both find this of interest as well as helpful. In order for small businesses … Continue reading

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4 Marketing Resolutions to Make This Year

I’m catching up on email as the snow falls here and I wait until 2pm to close the office and head home during a storm break.  While reading my Small Business Administration newsletter, I found an article that read as … Continue reading

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Time passing …

Oddly, the song that played in my head as I type the post title was Styx’ “Too Much Time on My Hands” and that does not fit at all!  Too much time though has passed since I last posted here. … Continue reading

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Affordable Care Act from De Pere at Dawn!

Good Friday afternoon everyone!   Hope this week has treated you well. Today I bring you my promised post from last week’s De Pere at Dawn.  Getting the video parsed down and uploaded was a process.  *long process*.  Unfortunately, we … Continue reading

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On tap this week – health care

Yes, I hear the groaning.  While the last several years have been punctuated by the “health care debate,” the rubber begins to hit the road over the next 7 months.  Many of the components of the Affordable Care Act are already … Continue reading

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Personal Leadership Brand – Book Recommendations

During her training session at Path to Leadership in May, Cassie Schuh recommended several books for further research/study. I forgot to list them in the post and wanted to make sure to get these out there! Cassie referenced a few books … Continue reading

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Another way to improve your health

This week is Occupational Safety and Health Week here in North America and since many of you come to our blog by way of our Chamber website, we are mostly connected with safety and health via the workplace.   Our Live … Continue reading

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Farmers Turned “Business Extraordinaires” Thanks to Packer Mentor Protégé Program

Almost Nuts! Crazy Snack Food is a company that has created a healthy snack based on Non-Genetically Modified Organism (non-GMO) soybeans. The company began as organic grain farmers that had one bad year after dealing with poor weather and broken … Continue reading

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Madison & Bahrain?? No!!!

A few days ago, I was getting ready for my day and, as is my pattern, I turned on CNN.  It was the top of the hour and the lead story was fronted by a split screen of Bahrain – … Continue reading

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Is your business impacted by the Main Avenue exit off Highway 41 in De Pere?

If yes, then mark your calendar: US 41 Project Business Group Meeting County G (Main Avenue) Interchange The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) invites you to attend a business group meeting for the County G (Main Avenue) Interchange. BUSINESS GROUP … Continue reading

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