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Milwaukee Buzz - Dec. 2, 2014
Hall brings stability to WEDC
If asked to return for another term as secretary and chief executive officer of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp., Reed Hall says he would be honored to serve again.
Milwaukee Buzz - Nov. 14, 2014
Replace Downtown post office with new arena
In recent years, the Milwaukee Bucks have not had much to celebrate when they've conducted their annual preview luncheon with the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce. This year, however, there was a tangible buzz in the room at the event, which was held at the Harley-Davidson Museum.
Marketplace - Nov. 12, 2014
Net neutrality 101
In essence, preserving net neutrality would ensure that all consumers and businesses will have universal levels of access to a fast Internet, not just some preferred customers who would pay for "faster lanes" on the Internet.
Milwaukee Buzz - Oct. 29, 2014
Sheehy's call for taxpayers to fund new arena faces uphill climb
Over the years, the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce and its president, Tim Sheehy, have been vocal and ardent opponents of new taxes. That's why more than a few business leaders were still trying to process the messages Sheehy gave them when he spoke to the Milwaukee Rotary Club recently about the need to raise public financing for the region's cultural and entertainment venues.
Milwaukee Buzz - Oct. 19, 2014
Take your company to the "Next Stage"
Empower your people to think like entrepreneurs and serve your customers. That was the leading takeaway message from the panelists at the first Next Stage Workshop recently presented by BizTimes.
Marketplace - Oct. 8, 2014
Suburban companies comprise "Fastest Five"
The Council of Small Business Executives (COSBE) recently unveiled its list of the "Fastest Five" companies.
Marketplace - Sept. 17, 2014
Koss Corp. faces steep challenges
Bottom line: Koss is losing money, has halted production at its plant in Mexico, is pulling back on research and development of new products and is suspending payment of dividends to shareholders.
Sports - July 23, 2014
Bowling centers fall into the gutter
If you do a Google search for the phrase "bowling is a dying sport," you will discover that folks have been predicting the demise of keggling since the dawn of the digital age.
Milwaukee Buzz - July 18, 2014
Arena needs public champions to get it done
The Milwaukee Cultural and Entertainment Capital Needs Task Force invited business leaders from Oklahoma City, Denver and Cleveland to discuss a new arena, mass transit and other infrastructure projects in Milwaukee.
Marketplace - July 9, 2014
Don't be afraid to fire a customer
Though it may seem counterintuitive, there are times when the customer is not worth the drama, and the customer must be fired.
Living - June 25, 2014
Health care is due for next disruption
Kay Plantes, an MIT-trained economist, author and expert on business model innovation, recently predicted the next big wave of innovation in health care.
Movies & TV - June 11, 2014
Tiering would end net neutrality
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently voted to open up recently proposed rules concerning the future of the Internet for public comment. The changes could end net neutrality.
Milwaukee Buzz - May 29, 2014
Get to know the millennials
To many of my colleagues in the baby boom generation, the rising generation of millennials is a mystery.
Marketplace - May 15, 2014
Buffett could covet Wisconsin utilities
Could Milwaukee-based Wisconsin Energy Corp. or Madison-based Aliant Energy Corp. become takeover targets for renowned investor Warren Buffett? Possibly, according to a new analysis by Bloomberg.
Marketplace - April 30, 2014
"Be bold, be brave, be strong and move forward!"
When Harry S. Dennis III walked into the room, more times than not, he was the smartest guy in that room. So it is with great sadness and a profound sense of loss that I inform OnMilwaukee.com readers that Harry passed away on Sunday, April 27, from complications of pulmonary fibrosis.
Milwaukee Buzz - April 22, 2014
Lovell leaves strong legacy at UWM
After a national search, Marquette University decided that the best candidate to be its next president was sitting in an office five miles across town. Sources said it was Marquette that pursued Michael Lovell, rather than the other way around. After all, Lovell will leave behind a strong legacy of achievement at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Dining - April 18, 2014
Sheboygan, Johnsonville Sausage say 'nein' to Germany
Sheboygan-based Johnsonville Sausage LLC says it is "as much amused as it is surprised" that the European Union, in negotiating the terms of a new trade deal with the United States, is pushing to trademark several different foods - including bratwurst - that have originated in an EU country.
Sports - April 16, 2014
Heavy lifting still ahead for Bucks
Despite news that the two new owners of the Milwaukee Bucks and outgoing owner Herb Kohl will contribute $200 million to a new arena, that leaves at least another $200 million to be raised for a new arena. And that is where a series of unanswered questions lies, beginning with how much public tax support will be needed to build a new arena?
Marketplace - April 4, 2014
How much do presidential politics affect the stock market?
I, for one, have always hesitated to link stock market performances to U.S. presidents. After all, global forces and factors such as energy costs that presidents cannot always control often play key roles in the fates of the markets.
Milwaukee Buzz - March 15, 2014
Hey Hank! Meet Frank!
By now, I'm sure you've heard about the Milwaukee Brewers' new little mascot for the 2014 season. After all, Hank the Dog seems to be on his way to the growing ranks of Brewers' icons, ranging from Bernie Brewer and the Racing Sausages to Front Row Amy and the Door Man seated behind the visitors' dugout.
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