SBA National Small Business Week Virtual Summit Sets Schedule for May 2-5

U.S. Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced the official cosponsors and schedule for its 2022 National Small Business Week (NSBW) Virtual Summit, themed “Building a Better America Through Entrepreneurship,” taking place May 2-5, 2022. National Small Business Week events are made possible every year due in part to the support of cosponsors. Longtime National Small … [More]

Feeling Lucky? Local Nonprofits Can Win Jackpot Fund with Gila River Resorts & Casinos

Gila River Resorts & Casinos – Wild Horse Pass, Lone Butte, and Vee Quiva, are accepting applications from nonprofits state-wide for its self-excluded jackpot fund beginning June 1. The deadline to apply is Thursday, June 30 at 5 p.m. All Arizona 501(c)(3) organizations that are recognized by the IRS and focus on education and children’s welfare are eligible for … [More]

Zero-Emission Semi-Truck Maker Is a Driving Force in Arizona’s High-Tech Manufacturing Ecosystem

Many, including Governor Ducey celebrated the start of production and initial shipments to customers of Nikola Corporation’s zero-emission vehicles, a bold vision that was first launched more than four years ago. “When I first met with Nikola, I was blown away by their technology and innovative spirit. I hadn’t seen anything like it,” said Governor Ducey at Nikola’s … [More]

Arizona Commerce Authority Celebrates 2nd Anniversary of the Small Business Boot Camp

The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA), today celebrated the second anniversary of the Small Business Boot Camp. Launched on April 27, 2020 as a six-week program to help small businesses respond to the immediate impacts of the pandemic, the Small Business Boot Camp has developed into a comprehensive resource for small businesses in Arizona. The first-of-its-kind program … [More]

Orchard Expands West to Arizona, Empowering Buyers to Win Their Dream Home

Orchard, the company that is radically simplifying home buying and selling, has expanded into three new markets: Phoenix, Portland and Seattle. This expansion marks Orchard's entry to the Western United States after helping thousands of buyers in other parts of the country to win their dream homes. These three markets are some of the most competitive in the country. In … [More]

Sun Belt Homebuyers Need 40% More Income Than a Year Ago to Afford the Typical Home, Says Report


Homebuyers in Tampa, FL need to earn $67,353 annually to afford the metro area’s typical monthly mortgage payment of $1,684, up a staggering 47.8% ($21,791) from a year earlier, according to a new report from Redfin, the technology-powered real estate brokerage. That’s the biggest percent increase of any major U.S. metro. Homebuyers in nearly every part of the country … [More]

Move Over Apple and Meta: 1.6M Square-Feet Planned Industrial in Mesa Gateway Submarket

IndiCap, a newly formed boutique commercial real estate company specializing in industrial investment and development in the Arizona and Nevada sectors, in a joint venture with AECOM-Canyon Partners, announced its entry into the Phoenix real estate market with the recent $48 million acquisition of two parcels of land totaling 113 acres in the Eastmark master-planned community … [More]

4 Tips on How to Decide What Kind of Business to Start

by Edgar R. Olivo

Starting a business in any economy, up or down, is risky, but can also be rewarding. For many entrepreneurs who want to invest in a business, making the decision to start one can be complicated and scary. There are many factors an entrepreneur needs to consider before starting a business, such as knowing his or her own levels of desire in an industry and the amount of money it … [More]

EN NEGOCIOS: 4 consejos sobre cómo decidir qué tipo de negocio iniciar

por Edgar R. Olivo

Iniciar un negocio en cualquier economía, alta o baja, es arriesgado, pero también puede ser gratificante. Para muchos empresarios que quieren invertir en un negocio, tomar la decisión de iniciar uno puede ser complicado y aterrador. Hay muchos factores que un empresario necesita considerar antes de iniciar un negocio, como conocer sus propios niveles de deseo en una industria … [More]

DAY 3: PHX Startup Week 2022

This year's PHX Startup Week event is flying by! Can you believe it's DAY 3 already?! Today's sessions feature lessons in thinking bigger, raising capital and how to retain (and keep!) talent, among other amazing topics. The happy hour at Culdesac HQ tonight is SOLD OUT. Attendees will need to show proof of RSVP through Whova for entrance. If you're joining virtually, … [More]

Does Your Leadership Pass the Crisis Test? 3 Tips for Leaders in Tough Times

Much of the world has felt the impact of numerous crises in the past two years. From COVID and its many profound effects to social injustice, surging inflation and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the planet has been rocked by life-changing events. It’s been an ongoing test for leaders in business and government. When crisis occurs and all eyes of the organization are on them, … [More]

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