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The Active Voice Digital Magazine November 2016

By Portage County Business Council

The Active Voice Digital Magazine is a monthly publication that is distributed among the Portage County Business Council members.




Thankful Month

No matter how good or bad we think we have it, there is always something to be thankful for in our community. You can always be thankful for others, too. Portage County has a lot to offer.

2016 Economic Development Summit

What do we need to do to fullfill all of the “NOW HIRING” needs that exist across all business sectors?

What are the Ambassadors up to?

Are you looking for a way to get involved in your local community? As a Portage County Business Council Ambassador, you would be part of a team that attends events and represents both your company and PCBC.

Three of the Worst Kind of Networkers

Networking. A word that strikes fear into almost anyone–right up there with public speaking. “Blah, do I have to walk up to strangers and try to not look like a loser?”

Associate Celebrates 50 years

The year was 1966, Lyndon Johnson was President and Stevens Point resident, Dennis Adamski was 19 years old. Barely out of high school, he took a job with Schierl Tire & Service.

Thank you, from Wines of the World

A crowd of nearly 375 people gathered on October 28th for our 15th Annual Wines of the World event held at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Center!

Business to Education Connection

While attending the Business/Education After Hours, a couple of teachers took some time to tell us why they love our community and what makes it great.