Manufacturing organizations face labor shortages, growing customer expectations and ever changing demand for increasing efficiency. What are leaders to do? It’s no secret that most high-performing companies have a solid handle on continuous improvement practices. Yet, at the heart of…Read More
We all frequently transmit financial and personal information across the Internet and enter it into websites. It's the way we get things done. But to get it done right, it all needs to be protected through certificate-based encryption. What can…Read More
Getting a business loan is a big decision that’s not comfortable for everyone. It's completely natural to want to avoid debt at all costs, both in your personal finances and when managing a business. From another angle, you can look…
The Wisconsin Hospital Association, a respected First Business client, was offered the opportunity to purchase the building in which it was a long-time tenant. After due diligence, they decided to pursue it cautiously as they’d never had debt and hadn’t purchased commercial property.
During 2017, we shared our plans to rebuild and reshape our SBA business, create efficiency in our operations through a core conversion and charter consolidations, and other measured steps to move closer to our targeted performance. As we finished the…