Amazon In-Garage Delivery Expands to Millions More Prime Members, includes Phoenix and Casa Grande

Amazon

Amazon announced that tens of millions of Amazon Prime members will now have access to Key by Amazon’s In-Garage Delivery service in more than 4,000 cities across the United States. Key In-Garage Delivery lets eligible Prime members enjoy contactless package delivery securely inside their garage, and offers convenient delivery confirmation for customers using the Key by Amazon … [More]

Expanded Wind Project to Power Arizona with More Clean Energy

Arizona Public Service

Customers of Arizona Public Service Company (APS) will soon power their homes and businesses with more clean energy. Earlier this year, APS announced a bold commitment to deliver 100% clean, carbon-free electricity to customers by 2050. By the end of 2021, APS will harness the power of Leeward Renewable Energy’s (Leeward) advanced GE wind turbine technology to help meet … [More]

ALERT: Free COVID-19 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. In addition, COVID-19 testing is available at nearly 500 sites across Arizona. Details including locations, hours of operation and contact information can be found HERE. Upcoming saliva testing opportunities … [More]

Valleywise Health Expands Diabetes Management Programming through Education and Prevention, Food Pharmacy

Valleywise Health

 According to a report published by the CDC in 2020, 34.2 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes and another 88 million with prediabetes. In Arizona, statistics show that roughly 806,000 individuals live with diabetes. As November is American Diabetes Awareness Month, Valleywise Health continues its education and prevention efforts in Maricopa County throughout the … [More]

WEBINAR – Nov 17 to 19: Arizona Small Business Boot Camp & Collective

Arizona Commerce Authority

UPCOMING SESSIONS Please join us for next week's Boot Camp sessions. If you missed any sessions this week, watch here.     SESSION 98: TUESDAY - November 17 | 9:00 AM How To Effectively Reduce Cost and Increase Productivity Join us for an interactive session to learn proven and practical strategies that help … [More]

App Has Goal to Track One Billion Acts of Kindness while Donating One Billion Dollars to Charity

Kindli

Kindli launched, on World Kindness Day, as the first and only “social unity” app that focuses solely on kindness and positivity. The revolutionary platform is on a mission to disrupt social media as we know it and propel a sustainable movement that affects positive change. The purpose-driven platform already has the support of notable founding members such as professional … [More]

2020 Has Been a Year of Change — Open Enrollment Will Be No Different

by Lina Tonk

Before the coronavirus pandemic, many employers were still relying on outdated methods for open enrollment, requiring endless stacks of paperwork and small windows of time for employees to choose benefits. Add in a worldwide health crisis, and the process of open enrollment has become that much more complicated. In fact, for small and midsize businesses, addressing employee … [More]

3 Steps to Stop People from Stealing Your Time

by Liz Uram

If you work remotely either part-time or full-time, temporarily or permanently, you have probably discovered that you are a lot more productive when you are not in the office. The main reason for the increase in productivity is that people aren’t inviting you to “got-a-minute” meetings. “Got-a-minute” meetings are those unannounced drop-ins that always take more than a minute … [More]

VIRTUAL EVENT – Nov 17: Greater Phoenix Chamber Annual State of the City Address

Greater Phoenix Chamber

The Greater Phoenix Chamber (GPC) is hosting Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego’s annual State of the City Address online on Tuesday, Nov. 17 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. During the virtual event, she will share her vision for the City of Phoenix, reflect on how Phoenix responded to COVID-19, and share how the city is moving forward to innovate and prosper in 2021. “We’re looking … [More]

Consumer Price Index Unchanged Last Month, Slow Growth Ahead

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) was unchanged in October on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising 0.2 percent in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over the last 12 months, the all items index increased 1.2 percent before seasonal adjustment. Component indexes were mixed, with many offsetting increases and … [More]