Arizona Entrepreneur Recognized Among Top Women in STEM Making a Difference during Pandemic

IPCWell

Dr. Buffy Lloyd-Krejci, Board Certified in Infection Control and owner of IPCWell, a company founded to combat infectious diseases, has been recognized as one of the most notable women in STEM taking significant steps to combat the novel coronavirus. Lloyd-Krejci joins eight other women who were selected by the award-winning, nonprofit media organization, The Story Exchange, … [More]

5 Ways You Can Lose Money by Not Hiring a Business Coach

by Joe Curcillo

Most entrepreneurs have skills and passion in a particular area, which is what led them to opening a business in the first place. That doesn’t mean, however, that they know how to make a business be successful, because there is more to it than being good at what you do. There are issues that play an important role in business success, and without gaining the insight on how to … [More]

Small Business Administration Updates on PPP and EDIL

Small Business Administration Arizona

The Small Business Administration Arizona, today, released the following updates for Arizona small businesses related to the PPP LOan and EDIL Loan programs SBA Releases PPP Loan Forgiveness Application and Instructions The SBA, in consultation with the Department of the Treasury, released the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application (Spanish … [More]

WEBINAR – June 23: Tech Sector Speaker Series | Renewable + Alternative Energy to Power the Future

Arizona Technology Council

Join the Arizona Technology Council for its Virtual Speaker Series that brings together tech titans, advocates, innovators and industry champions of existing and emerging sectors who are reshaping Arizona’s tech ecosystem. REGISTER HERE As the region inches closer to becoming a major tech hub, it’s important that Arizona embraces renewable energy technologies that have a … [More]

WEBINAR – June 18: Rebuild Your Business with Your Exit in Mind

Business Transition Academy

Don’t be so sure. Only 1 in 7 owners who go to market actually consummate a transaction. We have personally seen multiple cases where owners took their businesses to market only to find out that there were no willing buyers out there. Why is that? Join us Thursday, June 18 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM EST, to start planning for your future and the future of your business. Let's … [More]

WEBINAR – June 3: 10 Keys to Loan Forgiveness & Your Questions Answered Live

NFIB

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Part III: 10 Keys to Loan Forgiveness & Your Questions Answered Live REGISTER HERE Presented by: Elizabeth Milito, Senior Executive Counsel, Legal Foundation, NFIB, Holly Wade Director, NFIB Research Center You have questions on loan forgiveness under the PPP. Beth and Holly have answers! With the May 15 recent … [More]

VIRTUAL EVENT – June 4: Franchise – How to Secure Your Future in the Face of Financial Adversity

Franchise Logic

With the coronavirus pandemic forcing job furloughs and business closures, many are facing unexpected career transitions and financial devastation, that's why Careyann Golliver, America's Franchise Matchmaker™, decided to offer hope through a featured expert panel event on June 4, 2020, at 11:00 AM MST (10:00a, AZ Time). Golliver has partnered with six business and finance … [More]

How to Avoid Being the Victim of ‘Zoom-Bombing’ and Other Intruders

by Stephen Hyduchak

With the coronavirus outbreak forcing many people to work from home, taking computer security measures to protect both themselves and their company has grown even more important. Video conferencing, for one example, isn’t always safe from intruders. The FBI has received many reports of “Zoom-bombing,” in which graphic images pop up during company Zoom meetings and video … [More]

WEBINAR – June 5: How the COVID-19 Pandemic Could Change Our Cities

Rice University's Kinder Institute for Urban Research

Will social distancing and physical barriers become a permanent part of life in big cities across the world? The director of Rice University's Kinder Institute for Urban Research will discuss the short- and long-term changes we can expect during an upcoming free webinar. “How the COVID-19 Pandemic Could Change Our Cities,” hosted by Rice's Susanne M. Glasscock School of … [More]

New Report Refutes Claims that Price Markups are Increasing

The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF)

Several academic papers have alleged that increased market concentration in many U.S. industries has cleared the way for companies to mark up their prices far beyond marginal costs. But a new report released today by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the leading think tank for science and technology policy, finds that markups have only slightly … [More]