Archive for the ‘Talent Development’ Category

20May

Courage in your Life

By Portage County Business Council

“Courage is being afraid, but showing up anyways” – Rachel Hollis On May 2nd, I was fortunate enough to attend a Rise-X-Live conference hosted by the Hollis Company – aka, (continued).

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20May

Maintaining a Work-Life Balance While in Quarantine

By Portage County Business Council

While this “new normal” of working remotely may have its perks, it also has its downsides. Many people are struggling to maintain a work-life balance while working from home. Maintaining this balance is critical while working remotely. 

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23Apr

Wisconsin Employers Take Note: EEOC Updates COVID-19 Guidance; Addresses Mental Illness Made Worse by the Pandemic

By Attorney Brian G. Formella, Anderson O'Brien Law Firm. The EEOC advises that although many people feel significant stress due to the pandemic, employees with pre-existing mental health conditions, such as anxiety disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, or post-traumatic stress disorder, may have more difficulty handling the disruption to daily life.

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16Apr

How You can Help Small Businesses

By Portage County Business Council

It’s heartbreaking to see small businesses struggling for survival. Their owners overcame numerous obstacles and worked incredibly hard to get where they are today. We need to support small businesses – and one another – more than ever.

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08Apr

Business X-Change

This April program was our first presented as a Live Webinar. If you were unable to attend, you can view the recording of the event here.

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31Mar

#HowWiHelp Movement

By Portage County Business Council

Wisconsin is full of friendly, kind and compassionate people. That’s just who we are. And when we’re faced with challenges, our true colors shine even brighter.

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12Mar

The Active Voice Digital Magazine March 2020

By Portage County Business Council

Meet our new members, read about all of our upcoming events, find out how you can volunteer for Partners in Education and see how what our Ambassadors have been up (continued).

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21Jan

Skyward: A Great Next Step for UWSP Pointers

By Portage County Business Council

Friendly coworkers, break-time competitions, a healthy work-life balance, employee celebrations—you can enjoy all these and more as a Skyward employee. At Skyward, cutting-edge software converges with the fun, laid-back work (continued).

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17Dec

Mid-State Talent Development Spring 2020 Courses

By Portage County Business Council

Mid-State’s Workforce and Economic Development Division is offering courses for staff development in the New Year! 

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03Dec

UW-Stevens Point student publishing house, Cornerstone Press, launching newest fiction work

By Portage County Business Council

Cornerstone Press, the student publishing company at the UW-Stevens Point to launch its newest book.

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