Top Talent Retention: Interview with Tom Wickersham, President, Roncelli LLC 

Family owned businesses comprise 80%-90% of businesses in the US. More than 70% of these businesses are going to “change hands". One of Southeastern Michigan’s leading construction companies, Roncelli LLC, is strategically mapping out their future. Find out what they are doing to have such great success at retaining their talent.  Tom Wickersham, President and COO explains how. How has this economy impacted your company’s ability to attract and retain top talent? There is undoubtedly a ... [Click Here]

Family Business Succession: Interview with John Parmentier, President of Paragon Laboratories

Family businesses comprise 80%-90% of businesses in the US. More than 70% of these businesses are going to “change hands." Are you going out on your terms? This insightful interview with a 37 year old son, who is now President of his family owned business will share with you his lessons learned in succession planning. Briefly describe the services your company provide. I am the owner and President of Paragon Laboratories, Inc., a contract laboratory that specializes in the physical, ... [Click Here]

Performance Improvement: Interview with Julie Kowalski, CEO, Creative Partnerships, Inc.

Have you ever wondered how to improve the performance of your company, or a specific team or even a specific individual? This short interview will challenge your thinking about “performance improvement.”  John Lankford interviews, Julie Kowalski, CEO of Creative Partnerships, Inc., in Troy, Michigan. Creative Partnerships has been helping people and organizations get better at what they do since 1990. Julie, what is different/unique about your company’s approach to improving a company's ... [Click Here]