Virtual Event – Oct 20: West Valley Open for Business Virtual Tour

WESTMARC

The West Valley continues to be the place of growth in the Phoenix Metro region. Construction remains strong with many existing projects on a continued path to completion. Join us for this interactive series of West Valley projects currently under construction and ready for occupancy in the immediate future! REGISTER HERE Panelists: Mike Olson-Globe Corp. … [More]

New York Residential Real Estate Co. Launches First Scottsdale Office

Corcoran Group

Corcoran Group, LLC announced the launch of its newest affiliate, Corcoran Platinum Living – based in Scottsdale, Arizona. The announcement was made via virtual appearance by Pamela Liebman, president and CEO of The Corcoran Group. This is the ninth Corcoran affiliate to launch in the U.S. since the start of the year. Corcoran Platinum Living specializes in locations across … [More]

Temporary Outdoor Dining and Alcohol Areas Approved for Restaurant Owners

City of Phoenix

The Phoenix City Council approved the creation of Temporary Outdoor Dining and Alcohol Consumption Areas to allow restaurants to implement outside dining to accommodate their customers while meeting social distancing requirements and recommendations. The temporary outdoor dining program allows the Planning and Development Department to issue an “Emergency Declaration Temporary … [More]

City of Tempe Opens Grant Program to Businesses in Industries Most Impacted by COVID-19

City of Tempe

The City of Tempe is providing businesses in industries most impacted by the effects of COVID-19 with grants up to $10,000*. The Tempe Small Business Grant Program will provide qualifying businesses with $1,300 per full-time employee up to a maximum of $10,000, whichever amount is less. The City of Tempe established the program to assist in the stabilization of existing … [More]

Arizona to Host 2026 NCAA Women’s Final Four; Beating Out Columbus, Portland and Tampa

inbusinessPHX.com

The NCAA Women’s Basketball selected Phoenix, Arizona to host the 2026 Women’s Final Four. This will be the first time Arizona hosts the tournament, which has not been held out West since 2012. The competitive bidding process started nearly a year ago, with the Phoenix Women’s Final Four Bid Committee submitting preliminary materials to the NCAA. In January, Phoenix was … [More]

EN NEGOCIOS: ¿Conoces el Judo Verbal?

por Edgar R. Olivo

¿Alguna vez se ha sentido frustrado al intentar comunicar algo, pero no puede expresar claramente lo que quiere decir? Ya sea en el trabajo, con un ser querido o con otra persona, la comunicación a veces puede salir mal. Imagínese usar sus palabras para resolver situaciones, crear soluciones y hacer que los demás se sientan escuchados. Ahora, imagínese usar sus palabras para … [More]

Have You Heard of Verbal Judo?

by Edgar R. Olivo

Have you ever found yourself frustrated when trying to communicate something, but are unable to clearly state what you mean? Whether it is at work, with a loved one or someone else, communicating sometimes can go wrong. Imagine using your words to defuse situations, create solutions, and make others feel heard. Now, imagine using your words to create the opposite effect. Do you … [More]

Chandler Chamber to Disburse Free ‘I Choose Chandler’ PPE Kits to Chandler Businesses

Chandler Chamber of Commerce

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce, via a contract with the City of Chandler, will distribute I Choose Chandler PPE (personal protective equipment) Kits to Chandler businesses who qualify for the program, launching mid-October. The Chandler City Council authorized the use of $500,000 of Arizona Cares Act funding for the purchase and distribution of personal protective … [More]

Ten Largest Unicorns in the World Hit more than $560B in Value, China and U.S. Fill Top 5 Slots

inbusinessPHX.com

When the term unicorn emerged back in 2013, there were only 40 private companies with a valuation of one billion dollars in the world. Since then, the number of these financial giants jumped 12.5 times, reaching around 500 in September. According to data presented by AksjeBloggen.com, the ten largest unicorn companies in the world hit a valuation of $563.3 billion as of … [More]