Economy & Business
12:54 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Are "Unwritten Rules" Still Holding Back Women in Corporate America?

Office Managing Partner for McGladrey LLP Lori Stortz being interviewed at the University Club of Milwaukee.
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Lori Stortz talks with Lake Effect's Mitch Teich, in an interview recorded at the University Club of Milwaukee.

Even though GM made big news by appointing a female CEO, one leading Milwaukee businesswoman says Corporate America still has a long way to go.

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Economy & Business
2:05 pm
Fri November 22, 2013

Former Wisconsin Energy Chairman Reflects on Industry Changes

Dick Abdoo is the former head of Wisconsin Energy.
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich speaks with Richard "Dick" Abdoo, the former Chairman of Wisconsin Energies Corporation.

It’s been eight years since Dick Abdoo stepped down as Chairman of the Wisconsin Energy Corporation, of which We Energies is a subsidiary.

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Economy & Business
4:36 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

What Do Milwaukee's Young Professional Groups Do?

Young professionals gather at a Newaukee and FUEL Milwaukee event at Millioke Restaurant.
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich speaks with Milwaukee Magazine Associate Editor Matthew Hrodey.

Since it came on the scene four years ago, the organization known as Newaukee has connected thousands of Milwaukee’s young professionals.

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Economy & Business
2:23 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

New Loan Options Encourage Wisconsin's African-American Entrepreneurship

A new loan offered by WEDC and Milwaukee's African-American Chamber of Commerce will help African-American-owned businesses.

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Reed Hall, secretary of the WEDC, and Dr. Eve Hall, president of the African-American Chamber of Commerce.

For the first time, Wisconsin’s state economic development arm is targeting business development specifically in the African-American community. 

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2:05 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

Stone Creek Spills the Beans on Selecting the Best Coffee

Lake Effect's Nathan Royster tours Stone Creek Coffee's 5th Street Factory with Christian Ott.

When it comes to coffee, most of us are thinking no further than brewing and drinking it.

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