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Center looks out for Southern Nevada’s visually impaired
Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014
The nonprofit Blind Center of Nevada, operating in Las Vegas since 1955, helps its members be more independent. After the recession, it had to get creative and make itself more independent.
The Notes: Philanthropy, Oct. 12-18
Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014
In the notes: City National Bank, Three Square Food Bank, Bank of Nevada, Dress for Success Southern Nevada, Nevada State Bank, America First Credit Union, MGM Resorts International, SBE Foundation, Allstate, Society for Information Management, Margaret "Poco" Davis, Caesars Foundation, Juliana McRae, Goodie Two Shoes Foundation and more ...
Franchising physical therapy is a ‘win-win’ for Las Vegas business owner
Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014
The owner of the former Werner Institute of Balance and Dizziness, now Fyzical Therapy & Balance Centers, explains why joining a national franchise is beneficial for him as a businessman as well as for the clients he serves.
Not an artist? Not a problem. You can still paint a masterpiece
Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014
Paint. Drink. Have fun. Those are the core values of Pinot’s Palette, a place where people can create their own wall-worthy masterpieces under the guidance of professional artists, in a casual atmosphere intended to engender a fun experience for customers who don’t consider themselves artists.
‘You can create a dream job if you want it’
Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
The head of the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance discusses the organization’s impact on the community, his management style, pet peeves and best business advice, as well as what he sees coming in Southern Nevada over the next six months.
Q+A: Lead with a pat on the back, not a kick in the rear
Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
When Sunset Station General Manager Bryan Lindsey heard many students at Hollingsworth Elementary were homeless and hungry, he came up with a plan to ...
The Notes: Sept. 28-Oct. 4
Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
In The Notes: Lewis Roca Rothgerber, school principals of the year, Global Cash, Urology Specialists of Nevada and more.
For these entrepreneurs, business is popping right along
Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014
For three years, the operators of Popped have worked to create fun, new flavor combinations for ...
App turns the tables on nightclub-patron dynamic
Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014
An app developed by locals gives customers more control by allowing them to shop around for the best deals before they reach the door supervisor for a night out.
Local McDonald’s magnate: ‘Dreams are good, but business plans are better’
Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014
After a 23-year career at McDonald's Corp., Tim Thomas bought his own franchises. He shares the best business advice he has received and offers some of his own for would-be franchise owners.