Entrepreneurs

Wisconsin cannot solely rely on its top research rankings if it plans to capitalize on its biotech expertise, a national think tank's regional economics director told state business, academic and community representatives at a recent conference....

Wisconsin is 27th in the nation in its friendliness to small business and entrepreneurs, according to the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council, which released its 10th annual rankings last week. ...

At the Olympia Resort on Thursday, several dozen representatives of business, civic, academic and arts groups met Thursday to brainstorm strategies for making Wisconsin a creative, cool place, a place where industries want to locate and where college students want to work....

The 53 Wisconsin companies that won more than a combined $42 million in Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) awards over the last two years will be recognized at an upcoming banquet in Madison....

It's estimated that the typical customer is bombarded with more than 3,000 advertisements each day. So it's not surprising that consumers are ignoring all but the most relevant ones....