Business Growth: 2016 Spring Issue

Design Matters

Topeka architects share their inspiration and the trends of workplace design. “Design matters. Good architectural design lifts people’s spirits. Whether it is a place of business, worship, learning, leisure, public…

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Design Matters: Treanor Architects, P.A.

Vance Kelley Principal Treanor Architects, P.A. Treanor Preservation   TK: What inspired you to become an architect? KELLEY: Early in my career I became somewhat frustrated with the quality of…

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Design Matters: Tevis Architects

David Heit, AIA, NCARB Associate Principal Tevis Architects TK: What is good architectural design? HEIT: A successful project must first fulfill the owner’s facility needs and advance their mission, all within…

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Last Word with Mike O’Neal

Mike O’Neal, President & CEO The Kansas Chamber Served 28 years in the Kansas House of Representatives — Served two terms as the Speaker of the House — Graduated from…

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Leadership is not for the fainthearted.

By Phil Walton, Leadership Expert & Professional Trainer Leadership Mpact Leadership is not for the fainthearted. There are many people who are in recognized leadership positions, and many who are…

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What are the facts regarding owner-occupied commercial real estate?

By Scott Hughes, Vice President, Loan Officer Silver Lake Bank NMLS #790986 | Member FDIC | Equal Housing Lender What are the facts regarding owner-occupied commercial real estate? What is…

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Design Matters: Schwerdt Design Group

Greg Schwerdt, AIA, LEED AP Principal-in-Charge Schwerdt Design Group TK: What has your creative juices flowing? SCHWERDT: Currently at SDG, we have a really fantastic Team and are having a lot…

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Do you have a true financial advisor?

By Joe Prokop, CFP®, CRPC® Tucker Financial Services Do you have a true financial advisor? Fiduciary A true financial advisor is a fiduciary for you. A fiduciary manages another party’s…

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Leading Change

By Todd Averett, President Leading People Partners, LLC Are you doing business this year exactly the same way as you did business last year? Probably not. Most businesses and organizations…

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Looking for guidance on workplace health and wellness?

WorkWell Shawnee County exemplifies dedication to health and worksite wellness. Formed in 2011, WorkWell Shawnee County is a volunteerled employer coalition under the umbrella of Heartland Healthy Neighborhoods that is…