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6 Signs an employee may be experiencing a mental health problem

TK Business Expert Kristin C. Farley Valeo Behavior Health Care Absenteeism Employee calls in often or shows up late when they used to be dependable. Irritability Noticeable change in personality, has trouble getting…

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Q. As an employer, how do you know the difference between poor work ethic and a mental health problem?

TK Business Expert Kristin C. Farley, Program Manager Valeo Behavioral Health Care A. When an individual is experiencing a personal crisis or a mental health problem in the workplace, the signs are…

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Q. What do I need to know about digital banking?

TK Business Expert Scott Griffith, Community Bank President INTRUST Bank A: Digital technology is booming across every industry, and banking is no exception. Whether using automated clearinghouse (ACH) payments online to process…

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Planes, Trains & Automobiles

By Adam Vlach Photos by David Vincent Topeka is seeing signs of significant economic growth as tens of millions of dollars have been invested in local companies. SKY’S THE LIMIT Flight…

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The pitfalls of financial choices in life

By David Sollars, PhD Washburn University School of Business STUDENT LOANS The dream of a college education is available to all. However, dreams don’t come cheap. Even at your local, relatively inexpensive, Washburn…

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Do It Anyways

By Tara Dimick In order for this editorial to make sense, you need a little background information first. I have always had a love of scary movies, and one line…

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Nominate a Small Business Today!

On Thursday, May 14, 2015, the Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce and GO Topeka Economic Partnership will recognize local businesses and a non profit agency for their outstanding achievements and…

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Like Money in the Bank – Rich’s Rule # 4

By Rich Drinon Credit and credibility come from the same roots. When you have credibility with others you’ve most likely established credit you may need to use during challenging, chaotic…

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Do I have that “new customer” smell?

By Alex Reilly, MB Piland Advertising + Marketing Or have you gotten used to me? Every employee at every institution should be sniffing out new ways to help me as…

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How Leaders Walk the Talk

By Doug Sterbenz I have been in corporate business for nearly 30 years and I can’t image a more rewarding career. But recently I was tapped on the shoulder by…