WEBINAR – Aug 27: Thriving During COVID-19 and Beyond

Local First Arizona

Thriving During COVID-19 and Beyond Learn how creative and forward-thinking individuals are finding ways to productively manage the hard times while positioning themselves for ever greater success as the crisis abates. In this interactive virtual workshop, you will be walked through a three step process to help you start thinking about the issues you may not have … [More]

WEBINAR – Aug 26: Leverage Marketing Best Practices to Boost your Reopening Plans

Local First Arizona

Leverage Marketing Best Practices to Boost your Reopening Plans Join CEO of Hownd, Brandon Willey, to learn about consumer data collection, presales and bookings, packaging, promotions to drive sales, leveraging pricing, driving visits while managing capacity, communicating cleaning and safety practices to consumers and more. Register » … [More]

Talking Stick Resort Extends its Summer Playcation Package through Sept. 30

Talking Stick Resort

Summer may be ending, but the desire to escape continues. Fortunately, Talking Stick Resort has a solution as the property announces an extension to its popular summer Playcation package through Sept. 30. In addition to the new date, the package will also feature a new entertainment partner from the Talking Stick Entertainment District. Long a summer staple for Talking Stick … [More]

How ‘Human’ Is Your Workplace? These Four Questions Reveal the Truth.

inbusinessPHX.com

As the Digital Age advances and technology takes over more jobs, workers must get better at those “human” skills computers can’t do. They must excel at critical thinking, innovative thinking, collaborating, and emotionally engaging with others in the creation and delivery of products and services. Most of all, one must excel at continuously learning…and unlearning…and … [More]

July U.S. Jobless Claims Higher than 2019, Lower than June 2020

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Unemployment rates were lower in July in 30 states, higher in 9 states, and stable in 11 states and the District of Columbia, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. All 50 states and the District had jobless rate increases from a year earlier. The national unemployment rate fell by 0.9 percentage point over the month to 10.2 percent but was 6.5 points higher than … [More]

Lateness Is a Compulsive Habit. Always Late? There Is a Solution!

inbusinessPHX.com

Grace Pacie is the first to admit that being on time just isn’t her forte, and she’s not alone.  It’s a very common problem, which leaves millions fuming and frustrated as they waste their time waiting for the people who are always late. Grace hates being late and was desperate to improve her punctuality.  She discovered around 20% of the population struggle with being on … [More]

Arizona State Fair Is Cancelled due to COVID-19 Concerns

Arizona State Fair

The Arizona Exposition & State Fair Board today announced their decision to postpone the 2020 Arizona State Fair. After reviewing information from staff, seeking guidance from the Arizona Department of Health Services and analyzing all of the options, the Board voted unanimously to postpone the event due to COVID-19. “As a self funded state agency, this decision to … [More]

TESTING: Free COVID-19 Saliva Testing Available

State of Arizona Office of the Governor

The Arizona Department of Health Services and ASU Biodesign have partnered to make available COVID-19 saliva testing for Arizonans. It’s quick, easy and free. Testing is available this morning in Tempe and Tucson. Details: Tempe Testing Where: Tempe Diablo Stadium - 2200 W Alameda Dr, Tempe, AZ 85282 When: 6:30 AM – 9:30 AM How: Pre-registration is required Tucson … [More]