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Engaging & Learning Right Here in Smallwaukee

Engaging & Learning Right Here in Smallwaukee

We seem to have a running theme this spring- “How do you feel about starting a small business in Milwaukee?” We’ve been asked this quite frequently recently. Our answer has pretty much remained the same since the first day that we opened Streamline Jacks and Lindsay said it best in a recent article on us written by BizStarts. “Is Milwaukee a good place to start a new business? It has been for us. There’s been nothing but love from the city, and we love it right back.”

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Breaks vs. Distractions

Breaks vs. Distractions

Breaks are great. We love breaks. Breaks helps us step away from what we are working on and come back to a project with a fresh eye. On the other hand, distractions can be an issue. Distractions catch you off guard and can derail your train of thought completely. One...

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The Toughest Client

The Toughest Client

We’ve all had that client. The one who pushes pixels, wants to see just one more version, and can’t quite commit to a final approval, because just maybe there’s one final touch that could really bring the whole piece to that next level. Perfection. The unachievable,...

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The Jacks Take A Workcation

The Jacks Take A Workcation

Flurries, flakes, sleet, slush, drifting, squall, blizzard, blowing, black ice, below-freezing, high of -10°.

In Wisconsin, these are known as November through April. We live through this, question why we live through this, resign to live through this, decide to sleep through this, and then just when we can’t take it anymore, rays of sunshine finally break through the cloud cover and we remember all over again why we love Milwaukee.

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