Worried about asking the right questions? Go with your gut!
March 22, 2017
We're all familiar with the question that typically comes towards the end of a job interview: “What questions do you have for me?” Sometimes, coming up with questions can feel like the most stressful part of an interview.
Inspiration and Empowerment at Iowa Women Lead Change 2017
February 28, 2017
A group of eleven women recently represented Interstates at the Iowa Women Lead Change (IWLC) conference in Sioux City, IA. Additionally, Interstates proudly sponsored a table at the impactful event. The IWLC is Iowa’s premier leadership organization for women and offers comprehensive leadership resources for women, including events like the conference.
We caught up with 2017 CIY Award finalist, Lowell Reith, and here’s what we learned…
February 14, 2017
ABC recently announced its finalists for the 2017 Craft Instructor of the Year awards and we are thrilled to share that our Training and Licensing Officer, Lowell Reith, has been selected as a finalist in recognition of his dedication to student success and tireless efforts to provide top-notch education. We caught up with Lowell to learn more about his career journey. Check out his interview!
2017 Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza
January 31, 2017
Last weekend we attended Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza. This event is an ice fishing tournament in Brainerd, Minnesota that provides over $150,000 in donations to local charities. As a company, we wanted to get involved and make a contribution to this meaningful event. We decided to donate material and time by providing electrical contractor services.
A Helpful Reminder to Cultivate Gratitude
December 22, 2016
It’s the Most Wonder(stress)ful Time of the Year The holiday season is full of twinkling lights, cheery music, and warm beverages. Most enjoy this time…
Thank You and Best Wishes for the Holidays and New Year
December 20, 2016
During the holiday season, our thoughts turn gratefully to those who have made our success possible. It is in this spirit that we say thank you and best wishes for the holidays and New Year!
Free Money – Innovation Required
September 6, 2016
Discretionary spending may be an unfamiliar term to many business professionals; at least it was to me prior to joining Interstates. A few years ago our engineering business unit decided to experiment with the concept of discretionary spending. Since giving the team the opportunity for discretionary spending, we have witnessed some interesting reactions and results.