Business Growth: Leadership

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Last Word: Mayor Michelle De La Isla

In January, Michelle De La Isla became the first Hispanic mayor of Topeka. She previously served on the Topeka City Council representing the District 5 council seat and as the…

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Organizational Core Values

By Dr. Thomas Underwood: Independent Educator and Consultant It is common for organizations to have a list of core values, statements of principles that have intrinsic worth. Core values serve…

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Don’t Self Check – Your Emotions

By Doug Sterbenz There I was, up on stage speaking. It was a large audience and they were right there in front of me, but I couldn’t have possibly been…

Tara interviews Jake Schmidtlein with Heartland Motorsports Park

TK Live January 28th, 2018   Jake Schmidtlein, Heartland Motorsports Park, General Manager

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TK Business Live talks with Misty Kruger, Topeka Public Schools and Jennifer Kirmse, Topeka Independent Business Association, Chair

TK Live January 21st, 2018 Misty Kruger, Topeka Public Schools, Director of Communications Jennifer Kirmse, Topeka Independent Business Association, Chair

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JumpStart Kansas aims to provide support to entrepreneurs

Washburn University has partnered with the Kansas Department of Commerce to present entrepreneurs the opportunity to apply for an innovation grant to assist in the implementation of a new business…

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Who is Winning the Race

By Doug Sterbenz, Present to Win Leaders The greatest bicycle race in the world is happening this month. Check it out. It is on television every day, nearly all day….

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Ink Spot Gone

So what happened at the end of Doug’s Ink Spot Story? People keep asking me, “What did you do about your flaw—the ink spot on your new white dress shirt?”…

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WASHBURN UNIVERSITY, TOPEKA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AND THE GREATER TOPEKA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PARTNER FOR HIGH SCHOOL LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

Twenty high school students from Shawnee County will participate in the inaugural High School Leadership Academy (HSLA) June 11 – 17, 2017 at Washburn University. Made possible by a grant…

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Leaders Wanted – Perfection Not Required

By Doug Sterbenz, Present to Win Leaders Early in my career, I figured out that the people who got ahead were those who dressed well. They dressed up for the…