June 2012

Elder Care Technology Making Strides with Sport-Induced Concussions

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June 28th, 2012

I came across an article by Thomas Adams of the Rochester Business Journal that discusses the big strides being made in baseline testing for concussions.   An innovative new product, The Equilibriate System, once designed to help the elderly is now showing it’s benefits in the sports world testing for concussions. Concussions account for nearly 10%» Read Full Article

How Much Life Insurance Do I Need?

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June 27th, 2012

Practically everyone has a need for some term life insurance.  The question is, how much do you need?  There are several models out there to help answer this question but the model I like to use asks the following to determine how much life insurance you need:  What is your gross annual income? How long would you» Read Full Article

R&R Employee Catches Taylor Green’s First Home Run

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June 20th, 2012

With the numerous baseball fans at R&R, employees share their favorite baseball memories. Knowledgebroker Chris Kopp loves the Milwaukee Brewers and was featured in an OnMilwaukee article because of his lucky catch. He was attending the Brewer’s game on June 6th in which Taylor Green was rounding the bases for his first Major League home run. He» Read Full Article

Questions to Ask Your Home Remodeler

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June 11th, 2012

Not everyone is able to complete all home-improvement projects on their own! Before you hire a contractor for a remodel project, ask these questions:  Q: Are you licensed and insured?  Most states require contracts to be licensed by law. To confirm if your contractor is licensed in Wisconsin, you can perform a search on the» Read Full Article

Part Time Help, Full Time Workers Compensation Headache

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June 7th, 2012

Summer is upon us, and with that will come the opportunities for part time summer jobs. Seasonal businesses expand, and potential employees return home from college for the summer – these are great opportunities for all parties involved. Wisconsin employers of part time summer help should be aware that there are some potential pitfalls that come with» Read Full Article