My Interview with the Star Tribune “What is it about Minnesota that makes it a top place to work?”

StarTribuneTopWorkplacesThe Star Tribune stated “In a survey by WorkplaceDynamics, Minnesota ranked first among 45 regions surveyed on workplace satisfaction. The survey focused on components of well-being, like relationships, positive feelings and a sense of meaning.” As shared, Intertech landed the #6 slot in the 50-150 employee category.  When asked why I thought Minnesota as a state landed in the top slot, I shared my thoughts in the article “What is it about Minnesota that makes it a top place to work?”

Summer Training Discounts with Intertech


If you work in software development, you can advance your career this Summer by taking advantage of discounted rates on some of Intertech’s most popular dev classes. Through September 2015, earn up to a $500 Amazon Gift Card* or up to $500 off the price of each class registration for any Intertech training class*. Class must be taken by end of September and registered for by August 31st, 2015.

Intertech for 11th Time Makes Business Journal Best Places to Work

100115%20Business%20Journal%20LogoFor the 11th time, Intertech was named one of the best places to work in Minnesota by The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.  My thanks to the Business Journal for supporting our local business community and to our solid customers and dedicated employees for making us possible.

The Business Journal released names of the winners in a video.  The rankings will be released at an event in August.

The Basic 4 For Success in Business and Life


In 2000, we were named to the Inc. 500 (one of the 500 fastest growing private firms in America).  In an interview with the Star Tribune, I shared four guidelines for success in business and life.  Here they are in no particular order… do what you say, finish what you start, be on time, and say please and thank you.  While many things are required for success, consistently omit one of the previous four, and success will be an uphill battle.