Category: Innovation

Uncle Emil, the Inventor

“Your Uncle Emil had a patent,” Aunt Anna told me when I was a boy, half a century ago. She said it with the quiet pride of a Norwegian American. We were standing in the kitchen of our long-deceased ancestor Albert Hanson’s farmstead near Viroqua, Wisconsin. She washed, I dried. I liked to be around […]

Be Like Edison – Lay the Groundwork

Do you feel like this is a dead week? Or a great week to lay the groundwork for the coming year? (I write this post on Monday morning between Christmas and the new year 2021.) Thomas Edison, he of 99% perspiration and 2,000 failed filaments, is an inspiration for action. Here’s a link to the […]

Power Through – There’s So Much You Can DO

By Erica Rickey, Practice Manager and Paralegal New opportunities and inventions lie around every corner. From the earliest recorded histories to the present day, people have solved problems and improved their worlds. We are seeing the same inventive spirit from our own clients, who are driving change in their industries by developing and improving technologies […]