WEBINAR – June 22 to 26: Arizona Small Business Boot Camp & Collective

Rick McCartney

  UPCOMING SESSIONS Please join us for next week's Boot Camp sessions. If you missed any sessions this week, watch here.   SESSION 37: MONDAY - June 22 | 9:00 AM Top Six Workplace Safety Guidelines Join us for a workplace safety session, featuring representatives from global real estate services company Cushman … [More]

Face Coverings Ordered in the City of Phoenix

City of Phoenix

On June 19, 2020, Mayor Kate Gallego and the members of the Phoenix City Council, in a vote of 7 to 2, ordered the wearing of face coverings in the city of Phoenix effective Saturday, June 20, 2020. “Community spread is accelerating in Arizona at speeds that should concern everyone,” says Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego.  “It will take the entire community coming together to … [More]

Playcation at Talking Stick Resort Lasts All Summer Long

Talking Stick Resort

Dive into the summer months with Talking Stick Resort’s annual summer Playcation package. Scottsdale’s leading entertainment destination is opening its doors for guest to enjoy all of its state-of-the-art amenities for one low price. As part of the hotel room package, the property teamed up with Talking Stick Entertainment District so guests can have access to some of Arizona’s … [More]

Native American Musical Heritage at MIM – Reopening Next week

Musical Instrument Museum

Native American Musical Heritage Arizona Instrument Makers Arizona is home to centuries-old musical traditions as well as innovative craftspeople willing to experiment with instruments beyond conventional categories. Arizona instrument makers Anthony Belvado, member of the San Carlos Apache Nation, and Alex Maldonado, tribal member of the Pascua Yaqui Nation, demonstrate … [More]

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts Announces 2020–21 Season Preview

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts announces an exciting season filled with performances featuring celebrated artists, local creatives, fan favorites and new discoveries. This season, Julia Chacón’s intimate Flamenco performances include more opportunities for families, ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro who delights all ages, classical performances highlighting emerging … [More]

WaFd Bank Arizona Donates $80,000 to Local Nonprofits Amid COVID-19

WaFd Bank

Through its WaFd Bank Foundation, WaFd Bank Arizona’s 31 branches were able to come together and donate $40,000 to Central Arizona Shelter Services (CASS), based in Phoenix, and the Primavera Foundation, based in Tucson, in recent weeks to help them continue their critical operations amid COVID-19. “Our purpose through the Foundation is to facilitate direct giving to … [More]

Financial Advisory Services Co. Expands into Arizona

FinDec

One outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: businesses and consumers alike grasp the importance of having a thorough financial plan in place for their future. Life insurance companies have seen major surges in applications since the start of the pandemic; people and corporations are paying closer attention to their retirement plans; and consumers, particularly high-net worth … [More]

Leading Remotely – Five Ways to Overcome the Loneliness of Leadership

by Melanie Parish

Being a leader is lonely work, none more so than now. As an executive coach, I hear it from leaders often. They say, “I was doing a good job as an individual contributor, but now I’m not sure what I should be doing after my promotion. I feel really alone.” They find themselves in a leadership role, running a remote company, isolated from their team, without much guidance and … [More]

WEBINARS: ASBA Management Essentials Overview Series

Arizona Small Business Association

Management Essentials Overview: Realizing that supervisor and management training is likely to be a luxury for many businesses; ASBA is thrilled to provide a Management Essentials Online Training program for its members and the community. Small business owners can register their supervisors and managers to attend any of the five fast-paced sessions (or all five) as a way to … [More]

New Survey Highlights Staggering Lack of Real Estate Literacy in America

Rick McCartney

Homie, a real estate technology company that has been changing the way homes are bought and sold since 2015, recently released the results of a survey polling 1,000 millennial Americans on topics related to real estate. The results of the survey highlight the extent to which the real estate industry has historically complicated the process, added unnecessary fees, and … [More]