New Texting Service Launched to Reach Mental Health Clinicians during Pandemic

Magellan Health, Inc.

Magellan Health, Inc., announced that it has launched a free crisis texting service for anyone who needs help during these tumultuous times. Individuals will connect with a certified, licensed mental health clinician who will provide confidential mental health services. This service supports Magellan’s crisis telephone hotline, offering another way to access mental health … [More]

WEBINAR – June 30: Coronavirus-Related Paid Sick Leave Requirements for Business Owners, Employers and Other Stakeholders

U.S. Department of Labor

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) in Kansas City, Kansas, is joining with the IRS and the U.S. Small Business Administration to present a webinar to review paid sick leave requirements, tax relief and other coronavirus-related information critical for employers and business owners. The webinar will provide information on the Families First … [More]

Partnership of Local Lab Results in New Protective Immunity Test to COVID-19

ARCpoint Labs

ARCpoint Labs, the diagnostic testing lab franchise with nearly 100 locations across the U.S., including Tipp City, is partnering with Ethos Laboratories to bring a brand new test to market that measures protective immunity to COVID-19. Tru-Immune™ by Ethos Laboratories is the first Surrogate Viral Neutralization Test (sVNT) to evaluate COVID-19 protective immunity in the … [More]

MVD Urges Patience with Service Delays due to Pandemic

Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Division

Staffing limitations due to the ongoing public health emergency are resulting in delays to some Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Division customer service operations. Some customers have contacted MVD worried that registration tabs have taken longer than expected to be sent via the U.S. Mail. Even if there is such a delay, once a first-time registration or … [More]

Tempe Multifamily Property Secures $52 Million to Build

Truist Financial Corporation

Truist Financial Corporation today announced that SunTrust now Truist, Commercial Real Estate, originated a $52 million balance sheet loan for Tides at South Tempe, a 442-unit multifamily property in Tempe, Arizona. The project is a joint venture between Tides Equities and FCP®.  The joint venture is served by a complementary team from Truist, including: Jonathan White, head … [More]

Sundt Rises to No. 52 on ENR’s Top 400 Contractors List

Sundt Construction, Inc.

Sundt Construction, Inc. climbed to No. 52 on Engineering News Record’s (ENR) 2020 Top 400 Contractors list. ENR, the construction industry’s principal trade publication, generates its list of Top 400 Contractors based on the prior year’s construction revenue. “We are pleased to move up again in the ENR Top 400 rankings,” said G. Michael Hoover, Sundt’s CEO and Chairman of … [More]

New ‘Digest of Equal Employment Opportunity Law’ Available on EEOC Website

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced that the newest edition of the federal sector Digest of Equal Employment Opportunity Law (EEO Digest), is now available on the EEOC’s website. The EEO Digest, a quarterly publication prepared by the EEOC’s Office of Federal Operations (OFO), features a wide variety of recent Commis­sion decisions and federal … [More]

How Aristotle Can Help You Lead Your Business Through Tough Times

by Mike Hunter

Business leaders face plenty of questions as they try to get a handle on the new economic reality brought about by the COVID-19 shutdown and the resulting recession. But the answers to those questions may not appear in their corporate handbooks. Instead, they could lie in ancient philosophies with lessons that apply just as much today as they did centuries ago, says Cristina … [More]

Cybersecurity in the Age of ‘Work from Anywhere’

Avertium Cybersecurity Experts

The recent pandemic created a “New Normal,” that redefines the way business operates by eliminating security and physical work borders.  A recent Global Workplace Study found that having employees work from home during the pandemic saved U.S. employers more than $30 billion per day.  The study also predicts that 25-30% of the workforce will be working from home for multiple … [More]

Local Brokerage Firm Responds to COVID-19 with New ‘Heroes’ Home Buying Discount

LIV AZ Realty

LIV AZ Realty, a residential real estate brokerage firm in Phoenix, owned by Lynn Janson and John Cabezas, is launching their OUR HEROES give-back program. OUR HEROES is a program offered exclusively by LIV AZ Realty and participating mortgage lenders, title companies and other third party vendors.  The program is designed to give back to local community heroes by … [More]