Email Efficacy in the Workplace

by Matt Baglia

A It’s commonly assumed email is the best way to reach people in the workplace, but the numbers are starting to tell a different story. In a recent survey SlickText conducted on workplace communication preferences, 60.8 percent of respondents said they ignore emails at work — whether from HR or another sender — and almost one out of two respondents said receiving fewer emails … [More]

Have the Best Benefits Open Enrollment Ever

by Jolean Fleck

Open enrollment can be a stressful time for employees and HR professionals alike. Educating employees on how their choices will affect them and their families is important when it comes to making decisions like how much to contribute to a 401K, or if a high deductible health plan is the best option. To help your company have a successful open enrollment, I’m sharing some of my … [More]

Debbie Castaldo

In 2019, Debbie Castaldo celebrates her 11th season with the Arizona Diamondbacks, overseeing the organization's award-winning community efforts as vice president of Corporate & Community Impact and executive director of the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation. Castaldo leads the team's industry-leading fundraising and community relations efforts. The D-backs Give Back efforts … [More]

Mobile Fitness Franchise Takes On the Fitness Market

by Ray Reichard

Big-box gyms are the flavor du jour in Phoenix and Scottsdale, with more and more locations popping up, but mobile fitness franchise GYMGUYZ believes the time is ripe to claim its corner in the market. Data consistently shows that today’s consumers are more educated about health and wellness. They understand that by eating healthily and exercising regularly, they will live … [More]

Lauren Bailey

Lauren Bailey is the CEO and co-founder of Upward Projects. Named to the Nation’s Restaurant News “Power 50” list in 2019, Bailey focuses on strategy, conceptualization and development for 14 restaurants over five brands in three states. Three additional locations are currently in development. Recently named to the Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing companies for … [More]