Seminars & Events

First Business Bank holds several seminars with experts in various fields. These seminars are a value-added service to the business community and offered to your management team at no charge.



May 24, 2012 in Oshkosh,

THINC! Innovation

This is a brand new two-part event at the EAA in Oshkosh, designed to light the innovative spark and build a groundswell for a more risk-taking culture in the New North. Part one, brought to you by Insight Publications, will feature four thought …

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May 23, 2012 in Brookfield,

Focus on Growth for Manufacturers and Distributors

Join Manufacturing and Distribution Industry Experts for a comprehensive seminar. Business owners and executives will learn to utilize growth strategies to better position their companies for the future. You will learn:Earnings and value drivers …

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May 18, 2012 in Brookfield

Successful Family Business Transitions: The Soft Side of Hard Issues

While over 75% of all family businesses want to continue into the next generation, the reality is that only 30% make it. The rest are sold or worse yet, fail. What do successful families do to beat the odds? Dean R. Fowler, Ph.D., a world renowned …

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May 14, 2012 in Madison,

First Business Financial Services, Inc. Annual Shareholder Meeting

First Business Financial Services, Inc.'s Annual Shareholder Meeting was held on May 14, 2012 at the Fluno Center in Madison, WI.A PDF of the slides is linked below. You can also access a podcast of the event, or watch a Flash presentation on the …

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May 09, 2012 in Milwaukee

Manufacturing Matters - OSHA Update by Mark A. Lies II

For: Corporate EHS Representatives, Risk Managers, Human ResourcesAs a manufacturer, you're constantly striving to maintain the safest possible work environment for your employees and keep worker’s comp as low as possible. But new mandates …

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May 09, 2012 in Milwaukee,

Manufacturing Matters - State Agency Update

<strong>For: Anyone who interfaces with State government agencies</strong>Wisconsin state agencies will provide short presentations on how their agencies can be accessed, what services are offered, and key legislative and regulatory …

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May 09, 2012 in Milwaukee,

Manufacturing Matters - Quality/Regulatory/Legal by Charles P. Stevens

For: HR VPs, Directors, & Managers And What We Can Do To Weather the StormOn March 23, 2010, President Obama signed health insurance reform legislation into law that will affect every employer and individual across the country.This interactive …

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May 09, 2012 in Milwaukee,

Manufacturing Matters - Food and Feed by Victor Muliyil

For: Food Industry COOs, VPs of Operations, Quality Practitioners, ManagersOne of the key elements within the US FDA activities related to the Food Safety Modernization Act is the close communication with the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI). …

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May 09, 2012 in Milwaukee,

Manufacturing Matters - Food and Feed by Glenn Goldschmidt & Steve Ingham

For: Food Industry COO, VPs of Operations, Quality Practitioners, ManagersThe Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection reviews services for food processors.This session, presented by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, …

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May 09, 2012 in Milwaukee,

Manufacturing Matters - E-Business Solutions by Lori McDonald

For: CEOs, Presidents, Vice Presidents, Marketing Directors, IT DirectorsAccording to Gartner Research, mobile phones will overtake PCs as the most common Web access device worldwide by 2013. Mobile solutions are one key area innovative …

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May 09, 2012 in Milwaukee,

Manufacturing Matters - Continuous Improvements by Bob Hoganson

For: CEOs, COOs, Operations/Manufacturing, Plant Managers, Continuous Improvement Managers, Lean Six Sigma ChampionsThis session will provide a short overview of the Profitable Sustainability Inititiative, as well as the results achieved by …

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May 09, 2012 in Milwaukee,

Manufacturing Matters - Continuous Improvement by Seth Davies

For: Operations/Manufacturing, Plant Managers, Continuous Improvement Managers, Lean Six Sigma ChampionsManufacturing is changing. As part of that change, continuous improvement is an essential aspect of any business looking to stay competitive. …

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