Howalt+McDowell Insurance

Sioux Falls native enjoys ‘delivering value to companies that aren’t yet clients’

This week’s Up-and-Comer is Cody Huisken, a business development specialist with Marsh & McLennan Agency.

1 month ago

USF evolves approach to fit changing workforce needs

“You take majors that have always been solid, but you reconsider how they fit into the current paradigm of the employment needed in our community.” From business connections to new academic offerings, here’s how USF is preparing the workforce of the future.

5 months ago

Talent and workforce team kicks off talent programming initiative to assist Sioux Falls businesses

The Sioux Falls Development Foundation has started to play a little matchmaker – pairing students and their colleges with businesses interested in giving them a look inside the workplace.

5 months ago

Register now for Work Comp Summit as it marks 10 years of education, networking

“There is a big need for human resource, safety, claims and other professionals who deal with workers’ compensation to be able to network and gain insight from experts on the ever-changing landscape.” This is the only event in the state that offers it, and it’s coming up soon.

6 months ago

Remembering fallen colleagues underscores importance of workplace safety

It’s something most of us take for granted every day: We go to work, and we return home safely. Last year, five South Dakotans didn’t have that chance. An event next week will remember them and remind all of us about workplace safety.

6 months ago

In organizational development, don’t be dazzled by complexity

We’ve all been there as so-called experts tell us how to improve our business: The acronyms, the flow charts, the corporate speak. Here’s a refreshing take on how to develop leadership in a way that makes sense.

9 months ago

Through the years, giving back has become part of agency’s DNA

This might be South Dakota’s Day of Giving, but we think you’ll agree that could apply every day at Howalt+McDowell Insurance.

11 months ago

Insurance pro moves from Florida to provide expertise to S.D. businesses

Meet Michelle Socia, one of the newest risk management consultants to join the team at Howalt+McDowell Insurance, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC company. She recently moved back to her hometown of Watertown after spending 30 years in Florida.

12 months ago

Enhanced internship program proves ‘insurance isn’t boring’

This year Howalt+McDowell implemented a new approach to the old paradigm of summer internsh  to prove that insurance isn’t boring.

1 year ago

Disenchanted with trendy leadership programs? This is for you

He says there are six big mistakes leaders make. And he’s coming to Sioux Falls next week for a speech that’s filling up fast.

1 year ago

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