Category Archives: Midwest

General Motors Growing Their IT Force

We saw this interesting bit of news from the Houston Business Journal. Looks like GM is bringing their IT force back in-house. Plans include hiring 3,000 former HP employees who use to work at GM. Besides hiring the 3,000 HP … Continue reading

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Hospira To Spend $375 Million to Ensure Compliance

We like opportunities that are “need to have” vs. “nice to have”. This next story is a perfect illustration of that. Hospira (#544 in Fortune 1000) is a pharmaceutical co. based in Lake Forest, IL. The company has run into … Continue reading

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Companies Growing and Expanding in Kansas

We always like to let your readers know about helpful sites that can lead to a new sales opportunity. If you’re in Kansas (or it’s part of your territory), you’ll want to check this site periodically. The top story reads: … Continue reading

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Spectrum Brands Growing in Home State of Wisconsin

Spectrum Brands (#737 in the Fortune 1000) is a maker and marketer of lots of different products you probably use today. The company announced they would immediately be hiring more people for their Wisconsin HQ. They have also promised the … Continue reading

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ConAgra Setting Stage For New Acquisitions

As savvy sales pro’s know, acquisitions have the potential to create great opportunities. For example, existing processes, platforms and services might need to be extended to the newly acquired company. This could bring you a whole new set of users … Continue reading

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