Sonora Quest Launches Statewide COVID-19 Testing as Employers Develop Return-to-Work Strategies

Sonora Quest Laboratories

As COVID-19 presents employers with unique challenges, Sonora Quest Laboratories, the market share leader in diagnostic laboratory testing in Arizona, responds with a robust employer solutions offering. The solution? A portfolio of laboratory testing and services to assist employers with managing their workforce through this pandemic and as return-to-work and school strategies … [More]

Systems Oncology, an AI-based Cancer Therapy Discovery and Development Company, Is Honored With a 2020 AZBio Fast Lane Award

Arizona Bioindustry Association

Arizona Bioindustry Association (AZBio) today announced that Systems Oncology, LLC, an AI-based cancer therapy discovery and development company, was honored during Arizona Bioscience Week with a 2020 AZBio Fast Lane Award. Systems Oncology’s work was featured in Celebrating Life & Science, a one-hour television special which aired on September 16, 2020 (CW61-Phoenix) and … [More]

Arizona Celebrates Small Business Week, Honors Small Business Owners and Their Employees

State of Arizona Office of the Governor

This week, Arizona joins the nation in celebrating Small Business Week and is recognizing the more than 592,000 small businesses throughout the state. Small Business Week honors the entrepreneurs, small business owners and employees who help power the economy and support their communities. Small businesses are the backbone of Arizona’s economy, making up more than 99% of … [More]

Scottsdale Dietary Supplement Manufacturing Co. Launches New All-In-One Product

Arthur Andrew Medical

Arthur Andrew Medical, a leading manufacturer of enzyme and probiotic-based dietary supplements headquartered in Scottsdale, has launched a new product called KD Ultra. KD Ultra is the only dietary supplement on the market that combines the most absorbable full spectrum blend of vitamin K2 (all four chains: MK4, MK6, MK7 and MK9) with vitamin K1, vegan-sourced vitamin D3 and … [More]

78% of Employees Didn’t Notice a Change in Their Company’s Diversity in 2020, Despite Increased Attention to the Benefits of DE&I

The Manifest

Two-thirds of American employees (66%) consider their company somewhat or very diverse according to a new survey from The Manifest, a business news and how-to website. In comparison, only 15% of workers do not believe their company is diverse. Most employees think their company is diverse, but even more have not seen their company's diversity improve in the past year, … [More]

Phoenix Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.9%; 51,300 Return to Work in August

inbusinessPHX.com

The greater Phoenix unemployment rate plummeted to 5.9 percent, with 51,300 jobs added during August, according to the Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity. Arizona’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate also hit 5.9 percent for the month, well below the U.S. rate of 8.3 percent. The metro area now has 2.1 million in the workforce, up from 2.0 million in April, but less … [More]

WEBINAR – Sep 28: Ransomware Response Readiness with VMware DRaaS

phoenixNAP

Join William Bell, EVP of Products at phoenixNAP, on September 28th at 10 am MST, for a live 1-hour discussion about Ransomware Response Readiness with VMware DRaaS. William will walk you through the following topics: State of ransomware 2020 and beyond Ransomware readiness best practices DRaaS capabilities and solutions DRaaS vs. backup as a service (BaaS) … [More]

Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce Supports Face Covering Mandates

Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce

The Board of Directors for the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce formally approved a resolution supporting a local requirement that individuals wear facial coverings to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.  The mask regulation had been in place since June 19, 2020, when it was implemented via emergency proclamation by Mayor Lane. On Monday, the Mayor rescinded that … [More]

EN NEGOCIOS: 5 hábitos diarios para fortalecer su liderazgo personal

por Edgar R. Olivo

COVID-19 ha cambiado la vida tal como la conocemos. Un estudio reciente de Qualtrics compartió algunos resultados muy alarmantes sobre nuestro shock de salud mental causado por la pandemia. Descubrieron que dos de cada cinco encuestados dijeron que su salud mental ha disminuido desde el brote de COVID-19, particularmente aquellos que ahora trabajan desde casa. Y como se espera … [More]

5 Daily Habits to Strengthen Your Personal Leadership

by Edgar R. Olivo

COVID-19 has upended life as we know it. A recent study by Qualtrics shared some very alarming insights about our mental health shock caused by the pandemic. They found that two out of five respondents said their mental health has declined since the COVID-19 outbreak, particularly those who are now working from home. And as remote work is expected to triple in the near future, … [More]