How Leaders Change a Flat

By Doug Sterbenz Procrastination!  That’s easy to see in this picture. We put off until a later time what we should be doing right now. We convince ourselves it will…


Local Contractors and Trade Professionals Invited to Free Workshop

All local contractors and trade professionals are invited to a FREE “Doing Business with USD 501 Workshop” Monday, January 12, at Capitol Plaza Hotel, Emerald Ballroom, 1717 S Topeka Boulevard….

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Cotton-O’Neil ACO Selected as 1 of 89 New Medicare Shared Savings Program ACOs

Cotton-O’Neil ACO has been selected as one of 89 new Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), providing approximately 1.6 million additional Medicare beneficiaries with access to high-quality, coordinated…


What Are The Benefits Of A Legally Strong Trademark?

You know that you need a trademark for your business — but did you know that not all trademarks are created (or defended) equally? When you submit an application to…

Randall Peterson

Foundation Elects New Board Members

The Topeka Community Foundation has elected four new board members for three-year terms.  They are Pam Alexander, community volunteer; Leah Gabler-Marshall, Senior Residential Associate, Kirk & Cobb Inc. Realtors; Rick…


The Shark Tank: Formula for Start-Up Success

Guest Writer & Infographic Designer: Ivan Serrano Every startup is looking for that magical formula that will bring them Bill Gates’ or Steve Jobs’ success, and some, like Bill Gates…


5 Ways Santa Can Run Your Business Better

Written by Alex Reilly Naughty kids get coal in their stockings. The nice kids get what they want. As a high growth business, how do you get what you want…


Westar Energy waives credit card fee for residential customers

Westar Energy Inc. (NYSE:WR) announced that residential customers paying by credit and debit card will no longer pay a $2.95 convenience fee.   “We are glad to provide our residential…

Rebecca Miller

BetterU Challenge: REBECCA MILLER

Professional Organizer Space for Life Advice Take the long view and understand it’s one day at a time. Don’t beat yourself up If you have a bad day; perfection is…