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The Most Pervasive Challenge – Rich’s Rule # 2

By Rich Drinon Face it…If You Can’t Communicate, You Can’t Lead! The most prevalent challenge in your role as leader is effective communication.  History and evolution show that communication –…

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Business Spaghetti: Stop waiting to see what sticks

Written by Martha Bartlett Piland “Things change so fast, there’s no room for a plan,” we’ve heard more than once—from more than one CEO. They don’t want to be tied…

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Lewis Joins Coldwell Banker

Amanda Lewis affiliated with Coldwell Banker Griffith & Blair American Home as a Kansas licensed real estate sales associate. Lewis graduated from Silver Lake High School and the University of…

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Five questions to ask your financial professional

Provided by Tanner Knowland, Thrivent Financial You know how to tell your doctor where it hurts. You can tell your dentist about your toothache. So why can it be so…

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HEART OF WOMEN’S HEALTH

By Swapna Mamidipally, MD Heart disease is usually referred to a condition where there is a blockage to the blood supply of heart muscle.  It is the No. 1 killer of…

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Predictions for the Cloud in 2015

By Eric Tabor, ISG Technology While much of the tech talk surrounding 2014 was focused on the frequent data breaches that took place, the star of this year was really…

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ABWA Career Chapter to Honor Dr. Brenda Dietrich

American Business Women’s Association Career Chapter of Topeka will recognize Dr. Brenda Dietrich as the 2015 Woman of Distinction at the 33rd Annual Woman of Distinction Scholarship Luncheon on March…

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The Golden Rule of Leadership – Rich’s Rule # 1

By Rich Drinon Lead by Example IS the “Golden Rule” of leadership. Over the years I have asked hundreds of leaders to share their leadership philosophy in a group communication exercise. Hands down, Lead…

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MB Piland Provides Students Exposure to Agency Work

MB Piland provided an opportunity for college students to gain a greater understanding of agency work, including questions, discussion, networking and fun. Through a selection process, MB Piland acceped 6…

10 Leaders Join Junior Achievement of Kansas Board of Directors

TOPEKA, Kan. – Ten leaders from the Kansas business community have joined the board of directors for Junior Achievement of Kansas, a statewide nonprofit organization dedicated to giving young people…