WEBINAR – Sep 8 and 10: 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 78: TUESDAY - September 8 | 9:00 AM Return Safe. Work Safe. Receive training on how to implement new safety measures when returning to the workplace, featuring the … [More]

Largest Exhibition of Current Art in Museum’s 90-Year History Opens Sept. 4

Heard Museum

Encompassing nearly 13,000 square feet and spanning four gallery spaces, including the Virginia G. Piper Grand Gallery, Larger Than Memory: Contemporary Art from Indigenous North America is an inspirational and timely exhibition by the Heard Museum. Organized by Fine Arts Curator Erin Joyce and Chief Curator Diana Pardue, this exhibition highlights the significant … [More]

Work and Play at Valley Hotels – Change Up Your Workday Scenery

inbusinessPHX.com

Work & Play at Hotel Valley Ho for the Day Need a quiet space for the day? The Hotel Valley Ho(me) Office package is perfect for getting some work done, with plenty of options for fun on property if you finish up your tasks early. This package includes guestroom and pool access from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., parking, unlimited high-speed WiFi, and a $25 dining credit to … [More]

Small Business Labor Market Makes Improvement in August

NFIB

A seasonally adjusted net 21% of small businesses plan to create new jobs in the next three months, according to NFIB’s monthly jobs report. This is up 3 points from July and 20 points above April’s reading, an unprecedented recovery. “The small business labor market is recovering and moving in the right direction,” said NFIB Chief Economist Bill Dunkelberg. “Small … [More]

Virtual Chandler Chamber Community Awards Honoring Chandler’s Businesses, Educators, Public Servants and Community

Chandler Chamber of Commerce

It’s a virtual party and the Chandler Community is invited! The Chandler Chamber of Commerce is honoring Chandler’s businesses, educators, public servants and community members at the 33rd annual Chandler Chamber Community Awards to be held live, and virtually broadcast on Facebook and YouTube, September 23rd at 4 pm.  Presented by Gila River Hotels and Casinos, and hosted by … [More]

Communicating Compassion to Customers in Tough Times Six Connections Suggestions for Showing Empathy

by Kate Zabriskie

Hi. This is Trish with Copytech and we’re running a special on ink I thought you might be interested in. Really, Trish? Our business is down so much that we’re barely making copies right now. Thanks for being tone-deaf. No, I don’t want to hear about your specials. In February you had expressed interest in our trust platform for reviews. Now is the perfect time to pick … [More]

VIRTUAL EVENT – Sep 15: WESTMARC Healthcare Innovation Summit

WESTMARC

Join us for a comprehensive conversation on the rapidly changing healthcare environment. This Summit will ad­dress the future of healthcare including new settings and design innovations, services and workforce implications, as well as  innovations in healthcare delivery including telemedicine and shifting regulations and requirements for healthcare professionals. Learn from key … [More]

The U.S. Added 1.4 Million Jobs in August, Unemployment Rate Fell to 8.4%.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 1.4 million in August, and the unemployment rate fell to 8.4 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. These improvements in the labor market reflect the continued resumption of economic activity that had been curtailed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and efforts to contain it. In August, an increase in … [More]