We are thrilled to announce the addition of our new HR Manager, Sam Fredelake, to the Georgia-Pacific Sheboygan team!Sam is degreed in HR and has worked in HR/Manufacturing for the last 18 years. The strengths she brings include employee relations, recruiting, benefits, payroll, and performance management. We look forward to partnering with her to help lead change, navigate our organizational growth, and develop collaborative partnerships with all levels of employees.When she’s not at work you can find her
For Immediate Release | January 31, 2023 Coursework That Fits Around Busy Lives Makes Earning a College Degree Possible CLEVELAND, WI – If the ophthalmic medical assistant program was not being delivered through Lakeshore Technical College’s competency-based education (CBE) model, recent program graduate Jessika Mata would not have succeeded like she did. The delivery model offered Mata the flexibility she needed to enroll and stay in college. “I feel very
Flex-Staff, Inc is celebrating its 50th year in the staffing and employment industry. Flex-Staff was founded in 1973 when Bill and Carol Hackbarth purchased a Rockford, Illinois franchise of the direct placement firm, Dunhill. (At that time, such placements were referred to as “permanent placements.”) In 1977 the Hackbarth’s purchased a second Dunhill franchise in Appleton, Wisconsin. In 1979 the Appleton office began offering temporary staffing in addition to direct placements. The Illinois franchise was
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CLEVELAND, WI – The American Association of Community Colleges has announced finalists for its 2023 Awards of Excellence. Lakeshore Technical College’s Vice President of Strategy Shauna Nischik is among four finalists for the Rising Star – Executive award. “Shauna has demonstrated extraordinary leadership throughout the five years she has worked at Lakeshore Technical College. Her successful creation of our Grants Council has significantly elevated our ability to fund, implement, and scale new initiatives
Lakeshore Technical College & University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Celebrate General Studies Transfer AgreementGraduates are guaranteed admission to UW-Green Bay to complete their bachelor’s degrees. CLEVELAND, WI – Lakeshore Technical College and the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay recently celebrated their partnership agreement allowing Lakeshore students who graduate with the college’s new Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree to enroll at UW-Green Bay with guaranteed junior standing. The
Lakeland University has received a $75,000 entrepreneurship grant from the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) to help veterans start their own businesses. The grant will enable Lakeland to expand existing programs and to build new programs to address the gaps in community resources that have been identified through a variety of interviews with community stakeholders. “We are passionate about entrepreneurship activity and breaking down the barriers to entrepreneurship for all populations,”
Precautionary or preventative pruning and tree removal can be done to protect your home and your family. Limbing trees that overhang the envelope of your house can reduce the risk of a large branch crashing through the roof of your home in summer thunderstorms or a winter ice storm. Thinning out old or weakened trees can provide more room for the remaining trees on your property to grow and flourish. If you have tree removal or pruning needs contact Landmark Landscapes today at 920-467-6442 or at
Hub International Wisconsin has released its transportation outlook for 2023. It notes that fleets that make the proper investment in driver recruitment and retention, technology, and cyber defense mechanisms can reduce the risk of a catastrophic event impacting their operations. In addition, it outlines how rising costs and supply chain challenges continue to dampen profitability for light- and medium-duty fleet carriers, and how relief, unfortunately, doesn’t appear imminent in the new year. In addition
Sheboygan, Wis. – As an aging population continues to increase the demand for total hip replacements across the United States, HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital and Prevea Health in Sheboygan are offering a new and alternative approach to the procedure allowing patients to recover and return to normal activities faster. The HANA® table, which was recently added to the growing fleet of surgical technology at HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital, is the only surgical table designed exclusively to improve a surgeon’s
CLEVELAND, WI – To help high school juniors and seniors determine whether pursuing an education in culinary arts is a good fit for them, Lakeshore Technical College is offering “Shadow a Chef” sessions beginning in January. Participants will be paired with a culinary arts student who will engage in coursework matching the participant’s interests. Participants will also experience what it’s like to be a student training for a career in the food service industry. Shadowing sessions will take place in
What is the outlook for insurance in your business? From construction to restaurants and hotels, transportation and employee benefits, global Top 5 insurance brokerage Hub International in Sheboygan is sharing their insight. It all comes down to profitability, vitality and resilience. Improving profitability, supporting the vitality of employees, and building a more resilient future. Economic and social headwinds demand proactive risk management. Costs are escalating due to inflation and claims.
I started with business management and firefighting at LTC. After completing fire school and joining the Johnsonville Fire Department in 2015 I took the EMT class. Then spent a few years working in the ER at Aurora Memorial Medical Center. After that I found the motivation to pursue my lifelong desire to join the military, enlisting in the Army National Guard as a Combat Medic in 2018. Upon returning from military training, I continued business school and decided to start a mobile detailing business in
Lakeshore Technical College Chosen as a Top 10 Bellwether Award FinalistLakeshore is the only Wisconsin college named as a finalist. CLEVELAND, WI – For the fourth time in five years, Lakeshore Technical College has been selected as a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist. This annual award recognizes community colleges with innovative, trendsetting programs or practices in place that other colleges across the county could replicate to address the critical issues facing community colleges across the country.
5 Attributes of Effective Employee Benefits Technology in a Mobile App for the Transportation Industry Global transportation insurance brokerage Hub International Wisconsin's SVP Carrie Legg has some advice for transportation companies. As transportation employees spend an inordinate amount of time on their mobile devices, benefits apps have become important to enhance engagement with employee benefit programs, which improves recruiting and retention for the trucking industry. The most-effective