Business success

Leadership: Is the Next Generation Ready?

In our latest Nicolet Bank Business Pulse study, we looked to compare and contrast the views of current business leaders (current Pulse members) and future leaders (members of Young Professionals groups). A few of the results that interested me was when we asked current business leaders how much confidence they had in the next generation …

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Business success

Diversity IS a Business Strategy Component

A while back our community saw all kinds of ‘diversity’ events and media pieces on point—all fine and some stellar—but it would have been interesting to see an entity/group do something in accordance with the blog title above.  Whether people like (or are willing to admit) it, our community profile is changing, so we either …

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Business success

The Importance of Monitoring Cash Flow

Cash flow is simply that, the flow of cash. When running a business, the saying “Cash is King” has never been more important than in the current economic slowdown. Being profitable does not necessarily mean being liquid, or having cash available. A company is not able to make payments with net profit, payments are made …

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