Wisconsin Hospital Association Partners with CPED to Offer Health Care Leadership Academy

Designed in partnership with the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional & Executive Development, the WHA Health Care Leadership Academy will help professionals make more meaningful contributions to patient care, cost management, and effective service delivery.   MADISON, Wis. …

Organizational Restructuring Fuels Growth at ACV Parent Company

ACV Parent Company*  ACV Parent Company (ACV), a conglomerate of businesses across several industries and sectors, was experiencing significant growth through the acquisition of more than 800 business units with 65,000 employees and $18B in revenue.   Initially, ACV Parent Company’s strategy was to leave the acquired businesses as standalone entities instead of integrating them into ACV or across …

Success Stories – Colleague Retention Drives Financial Results at One Community Bank

One Community Bank  The result of a successful merger between Oregon Community Bank and McFarland State Bank, One Community Bank’s (OCB) mission is to service clients, support colleagues, and invest in communities. The modern, forward-leaning organization takes a client-centric …

How Allyship Connects Us

By: Kate Schlesinger  Pride Night at American Family Field this year landed on our eight-year wedding anniversary. My husband and I planned to celebrate with family, champagne, and two cakes (carrot and chocolate) in a suite while enjoying the baseball game. …

75 Stories – Jacqueline Riphenburg, CPED Instructor

To celebrate 75 years of CPED, we’re publishing 75 Stories about our community. Jacqueline Riphenburg is a former CPED program participant. She will join the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional & Executive Development …

You Can’t Herd Electric Sheep: Leadership Post-COVID [Webinar Recording]

Successfully leading remote and hybrid teams requires different skills to ensure team alignment and engagement. There are some leadership styles that can be detrimental when applied to a remote or hybrid team, and you need …

75 Stories – Natasha Griffin, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Manager at Penfield Children’s Center

To celebrate 75 years of CPED, we’re publishing 75 Stories about our community. Natasha Griffin is the new diversity, equity, and inclusion manager at Penfield Children’s Center. She will be one of the first professionals …

Three Ways to Center DEI in Team Building

Organizations that want to hire and retain diverse talent often struggle to attract candidates in those demographics because the company’s existing structures and practices are driving away those it’s trying to attract. Part of the …