Registration is Now Live for EngageSpace Virtual Event

AFWERX

AFWERX, the U.S. Air Force’s innovation catalyst, announces registration is now live for EngageSpace virtual event. Join AFWERX, the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. Space Force and the Space Frontier Foundation for this two-day virtual event September 29-30, 2020. The online event is free and open to the public and all those interested in the industry, individual innovators, business, … [More]

Best of the West Finalists Announced, Positively Impacting West Valley

WESTMARC

Honoring the West Valley’s best, WESTMARC has selected the finalists for its Annual Best of the West Awards Dinner. There are four categories that will be recognized: Economic Engine, Excellence in Innovation, Quality of Life Enhancement in the Community and Quality of Life Enhancement in Education. We’re excited to announce our finalists in each award category! … [More]

Picture Show Entertainment to Re-Open Paradise Valley Mall Theatre This Weekend!

Picture Show Entertainment

Picture Show Entertainment announces the official re-opening of its Paradise Valley Mall theatre on Friday, September 11. Operating under state and local reopening guidance, Picture Show will open its doors to the public at 50% capacity.  This decision comes after months of training and implementing new procedures to keep both Picture Show employees and guests safe and … [More]

WEBINAR – Sep 15 and 17: 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 80: TUESDAY - September 15 | 9:00 AM Navigating COVID-19: Small Businesses Takeaways The Small Business Development Center at Eastern Arizona College will share the … [More]

Arizona Flags at Half-Staff in Remembrance of 9/11 Victims

State of Arizona Office of the Governor

Governor Doug Ducey ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff today, Friday, September 11th, from sunrise to sunset in remembrance of the nearly 3,000 people killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The Governor released the following statement: “Nineteen years ago, nearly 3,000 people were killed in the worst terrorist attack on … [More]

Axon Successful in Bid to Secure Land for New Headquarters

Axon Enterprise, Inc.

Axon Enterprise, Inc., was the successful bidder during a public auction of State Trust land at the southeast corner of Hayden Road and Loop 101 in Scottsdale. The 73.57-acre parcel’s final bid price was $49.1million. Axon has been headquartered in Scottsdale since 1993. The new land acquisition sets the stage for them to build a new, state-of-the-art facility where the … [More]

Consumer Price Index Increased 0.4% in August

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.4 percent in August on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising 0.6 percent in July, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over the last 12 months, the all items index increased 1.3 percent before seasonal adjustment. The monthly increase in the seasonally adjusted all items index was … [More]

How to Stop Toxic Leadership from Spreading a Virus in Your Company

inbusinessPHX.com

Toxic workplaces sometimes start at the top. Difficult, abrasive leaders can create a culture of tension, fear, and abusive behavior at every organizational level. Those types of leaders may produce results, but their actions also lead to dysfunction and employee turnover. Ending the pattern of toxicity starts with companies recognizing red flags, coming up with new … [More]

5 Tips to Focus Your Company’s Transformation as COVID Forces Change

inbusinessPHX.com

While the recession caused by COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on businesses of all sizes and industries, some are finding new ways to run daily operations, reach customers, re-shape their business, and stay relevant. But others are still trying to figure out how to transform, and an expert in the field says that launching a transformation begins with setting the right … [More]