Arena financing prospects remain murky

Every time the outlook has appeared gloomy for the prospects of an agreement for the public financing of a new arena in downtown Milwaukee, the various powers that be at the table have reassured me, “Relax. It will get done. It will get done,... More »

By Steve Jagler > June 30, 2015

BizTimes Live From Summerfest Blog, Day 3

The fun continues on Day 3 at Summerfest with the Summerfest Parade at 3 p.m. More »

By Steve Jagler > June 26, 2015

BizTimes Live from Summerfest Blog, Day 2

Welcome to Day 2 of Summerfest 2015! More »

By Molly Dill > June 25, 2015

BizTimes Live from Summerfest Blog

For about two weeks every year, Milwaukee becomes the coolest place on the planet. More »

By Steve Jagler > June 24, 2015

WEDC from the private side

While much has been written and numerous opinions have been expressed about the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, there has been little public comment from those of us who serve on the board of the organization, many of whom have been... More »

By Lisa Mauer > June 23, 2015

Helping startups ‘scale up’ is a vital strategy for Wisconsin

Is Wisconsin producing enough startup companies? No, especially when all startups are counted… whether those young companies are bakeries, burger joints, beauty salons or biotechnology firms. More »

By Tom Still > June 22, 2015

‘The honest pursuit of the truth’

Economist Bruce Bartlett, a former adviser to both Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, recently stirred up a political hornet's nest with his theory that Fox News has damaged the Republican Party by creating a bubble for conservatives to... More »

By Steve Jagler > June 19, 2015

Improved government efficiency helps support new Milwaukee arena

All governments should work to accomplish several important goals: Create opportunity and prosperity for people. Operate efficiently. Make sure citizens are treated equitably. More »

By Richard Chandler > June 18, 2015

SPONSORED: Five Ways to Build Customer Confidence Now

Any business leader worth their salt believes in their company's products and services. They know they've got the right offer, at the right price, for their target customers. If they don't, it might be time to seek a different line of work! More »

By Tom Nelson > June 16, 2015

The Wisconsin opportunity

"There are endless opportunities for growth and advancement right here in Wisconsin."
- Ian Abston, Young Professional and co-founder of NEWaukee More »

By Reggie Newson > June 16, 2015

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