Business Growth: 2018 Winter Issue

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Bringing The World To Topeka

By Miranda Ericsson Photos by Emma Highfill and David Vincent INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE IN EDUCATION Washburn University brings a global perspective to Topeka by employing many professors who began their lives in other…

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Last Word: Katrin Holzhaus, SVP of Innovation for GTP

Katrin Holzhaus serves as senior vice president of innovation for the Greater Topeka Partnership. She brings more than 20 years of innovation and project management experience to the position. Katrin…

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I AM TOPEKA: Ashley Bahm, Bahm Demolition & Greenpoint C&D Processing Center

By ADAM VLACH Photos by EMMA HIGHFILL The stories of Bahm Demolition and GreenPoint C&D Processing Center are both ones of persistent innovation, borne out of a desire to find…

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I AM TOPEKA: Donna Rae Pearson, Blessing Boxes

By ADAM VLACH Photo by EMMA HIGHFILL What began as a small project to honor a family legacy quickly grew into a countywide community assistance organization supported by hundreds of…

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I AM TOPEKA: Brady Robb & Becky Dickinson, The Robb Co.

By ADAM VLACH Photos by EMMA HIGHFILL It would be easy to assume that in today’s marketplace, profits come before people and closing sales is valued over customer service. In…

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Thinking about doing business internationally?

Making the decision to expand your business internationally opens the door to new avenues of customers, suppliers and even employees to help you and your business. Kansas Global Trade Services reports that…