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Enlighten Magazine

Enlighten is a semi-annual magazine from the Private Wealth Advisors at First Business Bank. Access issues of Enlighten to learn more about personal wealth topics to help you achieve your own idea of financial success.

Enlighten - January 2022

Our Private Wealth team focuses on families and finances in the latest issue. With a feature article about Rob Barker, President of our Kansas City Metro office, and his family, this issue also includes articles about receiving an inheritance, raising fiscally responsible children, paying for higher education, structuring generational philanthropy, and more.

Enlighten - Summer 2021

In this issue of Enlighten, we focused on opportunities and positives that emerge from times of Change & Innovation. For our feature article, we spoke with Laurie Benson & Kent Lorenz, two parent-company board directors who embrace change while guiding their teams to do the same.

enlighten magazine winter 2021

Enlighten – Winter 2021

Learn more about many ways to transition a business and best practices to avoid common missteps. This issue also features an interview with Tim Keane, a true visionary who discusses his career and the transitions he navigated along the way.

enlighten magazine summer 2020

Enlighten – Summer 2020

This issue of Enlighten features the origin story of First Business Bank straight from Jerry & Donna Smith and how they’re enjoying retirement today. Our experts also cover retirement from all angles, so we hope you’ll find it interesting regardless of your career journey.

enlighten magazine 2020

Enlighten – Winter 2020

Learn more about financial wellness, business succession planning, and investing with our private wealth experts. This issue's a feature article focuses on Brendan Freeman, President - Private Wealth, and Senior Vice President Nancy Johnshoy, CFA, discussing investing.

enlighten magazine fall 2019

Enlighten – Fall 2019

This inaugural issue of Enlighten focuses on popular financial topics affecting women of all ages and includes a feature profile story about Jan Eddy, tech entrepreneur, investor, and board member of First Business Financial Services, Inc.