Today, the Larry H. Miller Company (LHM Company) and Miller family unveiled renderings, videos and statewide support for a transformational investment and catalytic development in Utah’s capital city.
As discussions and research on mental health and wellbeing gain momentum, especially following the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become increasingly apparent that mental health is a matter that impacts not only communities but also workplaces. On Feb. 8, the Salt Lake Chamber hosted a Master class titled “The Business Case for Employee Health” to discuss what businesses can do to take action.
OREM, Utah — Utah Valley University (UVU) is celebrating a milestone victory as it achieved its “graduation” goal two years ahead of schedule. In 2019, shortly after President Astrid S. Tuminez’s arrival at UVU, university leaders set a collective goal to increase the school’s eight-year completion rate from 37% to 45%. Two years ahead of [...]
According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, small businesses make up 99.9% of all U.S. businesses. What’s more, Utah has been credited as the most pro-small business state in America, thanks to our state’s pro-business initiatives and support systems. Each month, the Salt Lake Chamber will highlight a small business in Utah to emphasize its [...]
The Salt Lake Chamber · Speaking on Business: Offbeat Productions This is Derek Miller, Speaking on Business. Utah is a hub for innovators, entrepreneurs and businesses, each with unique needs. That’s why Offbeat Productions, a Park City-based promotional product company, is committed to offering creative branding solutions for businesses of all sizes. Owner Shannon [...]
UVU Professor Receives Patent Pending for Compounds That Show Promise in More Effectively Treating Tuberculosis
OREM, Utah — Nathan Goldfarb, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry at Utah Valley University (UVU), has received a utility patent pending and a continuation in part for two new molecules that could revolutionize the fight against Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb). The molecules, NS-049-2 and 0211-122, target and inhibit the Mtb pathogen. These inhibitors are crafted with a sequence [...]
If you run a Utah-based, for-profit business you may qualify for a program that pays 40% of your training costs that increase, upskill, promote development for your employees. What is Custom Fit? The Custom Fit Training program utilizes funds provided by the Utah State Legislature to stimulate economic development and facilitate the creation of [...]
Leadership is a skill — a necessary skill to have in the workforce, but one that can be difficult to nurture. According to Lennie Knowlton, CHMC, CDWF, a key element of effective leadership is connection, which is why she founded Project Connection, an non-profit mental health agency that focuses on connection in order to improve [...]
The Salt Lake Chamber · Speaking on Business: Stratos Creative Marketing This is Derek Miller, Speaking on Business. Stratos Creative Marketing is a women-owned business dedicated to making your social media marketing work for you. Founder and CEO Julia Block Pearson joins us with more. Julia Block Pearson: Nine times out of ten, business [...]