Archive for the ‘Economic Development’ Category

03Aug

Survey Says…….

By Portage County Business Council

  I hope a few of you remember Richard Dawson on Family Feud with his infamous line…Survey Says! Thanks to those of you who completed the survey we recently sent (continued).

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03Aug

Companies Sought to Participate in Transportation Program to Connect Workers to Jobs

Article from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Stephanie Morse  The application period opened Thursday for a state grant program aimed at connecting workers to transportation that can get them to and from jobs. Companies (continued).

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03Aug

Group Fitness is “Community”

Group Fitness is becoming more and more popular in fitness facilities everywhere. New classes are popping up all the time and fitness companies are trying to find new ways to (continued).

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05Jul

Should I start my workout with strength or cardio?

The expert: Fitness Director Chad Sparling, CWP, CFT For most all goals I recommend that clients engage in some sort of cardiovascular exercise following a training session. The reason I (continued).

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25Jun

Assisted Living Vs. Nursing Home

The Core Differences Many people use these terms interchangeably, however there are core differences between the two. What it boils down to, are the specific health needs of an individual. (continued).

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18Jun

What is HIIT and is it for me?

Written By:  Shannon Kitowski ISSA – CFT Adventure 212 Fitness  If you are reading this, you most likely have heard of HIIT (or high intensity interval training) – but you (continued).

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18Jun

8 Things To Do In Portage County This Summer

Here are eight things I know I’ll be doing this summer in Portage County…   Get ready to squash any thoughts of boredom over the next three months.   1. (continued).

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18Jun

Escheatment and Your Investments

By Portage County Business Council

By LouAnn Schulfer, AWMA®, AIF® Accredited Wealth Management AdvisorSM Accredited Investment Fiduciary® I had a new client recently come to me for help on his and his wife’s IRA accounts.  (continued).

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01Jun

Entrepreneurs Showcased Their Business Ideas, One Winner Receives $2000

By Portage County Business Council

In partnership with the BrightStar Wisconsin Foundation and NEWaukee, Stevens Point hosted the first regional Hatch event on May 16 at Eron’s Event Barn. Hatch is a community-based startup pitch (continued).

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01Jun

Keep Calm and Lead On

By Portage County Business Council

Leadership Portage County participants closed out 10 months of time together on Thursday, May 24 with a graduation celebration in their honor. A  casual picnic was held at the Pfiffner (continued).

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