EN NEGOCIOS: Cómo contratar candidatos para su pequeña empresa en crecimiento durante la pandemia

por Edgar R. Olivo

A pesar de las grandes pérdidas que han experimentado muchas pequeñas empresas desde el inicio de los cierres gubernamentales en marzo, todavía hay grandes señales para aquellos en categorías esenciales que están experimentando la necesidad de contratar a nuevos empleados. Las expectativas de los trabajadores en la era de COVID-19 se han vuelto más claras: los trabajadores … [More]

How to Hire Candidates for Your Growing Small Business during the Pandemic

by Edgar R. Olivo

Despite the major losses many small businesses have experienced since the start of the government shutdowns in March, there are still great signs for those in essential categories who are experiencing the need to hire. Expectations of workers in the age of COVID-19 have become clearer: Workers want to feel safe, valued and given opportunities to grow. This is not a new … [More]

U.S. Department of Labor Awards $646 Million in Employment Service Grants to States

U.S. Department of Labor

The U.S. Department of Labor announced the disbursement of $646 million in Employment Service Grants to improve the functioning of the nation’s labor markets by providing labor exchange services to all job seekers and helping businesses to meet their hiring needs by referring qualified workers. The Wagner-Peyser Act of 1933, amended by the Workforce Innovation and … [More]

Walton Announces Expansion of Executive Team

Walton

Walton, a real estate investment and land asset management company with US$3.39 billion under management and administration, has expanded its executive team as it continues to achieve significant milestones and growth throughout the U.S. and Asia. Paul Megler has been named Executive Vice President, Capital Markets & Strategic Partnerships for the Walton Group of … [More]

VIRTUAL EVENT – Sep 13 to 19: 2020 National Minority Enterprise Development Week

Minority Business Development Agency

The U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency is the only federal agency solely dedicated to fostering the growth and global competitiveness of U.S. minority business enterprises. MBDA programs are focused on economic empowerment and leading minority business enterprises through business transformation. For more than 50 years, MBDA has helped … [More]

Metro Phoenix AMC Theatres to Open by Friday, September 4

AMC

Moviegoers throughout the United States are once again enjoying the magic of the big screen at AMC Theatres, and with every passing week that magic gets more accessible. By this weekend 70% of all U.S. AMCs will have resumed operations, as AMC will welcome guests at approximately 420 theatres nationwide. AMC will open more than 140 theatres this week, with the vast majority of … [More]

Arizona Gets More Than $2 Million to Combat Unemployment Insurance Fraud

U.S. Department of Labor

The U.S. Department of Labor today announced $100 million in funding to support state efforts to combat fraud and recover improper payments in the Unemployment Insurance (UI) program, including those programs created under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. At the same time, the Department’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA) … [More]

Newly Launched California Real Estate Investment Firm Targets Phoenix

RanchHarbor

RanchHarbor, a real estate investment firm based in Newport Beach, Calif., today announced its official company launch. RanchHarbor is targeting Phoenix and other select growth markets in the western U.S. to provide joint venture equity and general partner co-invest equity for commercial and multifamily real estate investments ranging from $2 million to $15 million – a segment … [More]

Home Maintenance Services Group Acquires Chandler Water Treatment Co.

Wrench Group, LLC

Wrench Group LLC (“Wrench”), a national leader in home repair, replacement and maintenance services specializing in heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, water and electrical services, announced today the acquisition of All About Water, based in Chandler, Ariz. This is the rapidly growing firm’s fifth acquisition in 2020. All About Water has been … [More]

VIRTUAL EVENT – Sep 10: CNBC’s Inclusion In Action Forum

CNBC

Live Virtual Forum in Partnership with The Executive Leadership Council to Gather Business Leaders Seeking Sustainable Solutions to Create Equality and Opportunity CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, today announced Inclusion in Action, a new live virtual forum in partnership with The Executive Leadership Council, the leading membership organization for Black CEOs, c-suite … [More]