6 05, 2019

No Time for Off-season Rest as DPS Skis Continues to Grow

By |2019-05-09T07:57:32-07:00May 6th, 2019|Member News, National Small Business Week|0 Comments

Guest Blog by Alex Adema, COO, DPS Skis Although ski season has come to a close for most, DPS Skis’ new Salt Lake factory and headquarters are swarming with activity as we enter our 14th year. Operating a seasonal business doesn’t mean work only occurs half of the year. In fact, it might be helpful [...]

3 05, 2019

Cidne Christensen: Stop Working On Vacation

By |2019-05-13T20:06:09-07:00May 3rd, 2019|Blog, BWF, Policy|0 Comments

Working on vacation; we all do it. Technology has made it so you are now available 24/7, thanks to cell service and Wi-Fi. Prior to the invention of the BlackBerry, people successfully went on vacation without their workplace blowing up. With landlines and no email, our technologically inferior ancestors successfully went on trips and took [...]

25 03, 2019

Women’s History Month: A Day in the Life of Pam McComas

By |2019-03-29T10:39:03-07:00March 25th, 2019|Blog, Women's History Month|0 Comments

With a career in Financial Services spanning over 30 years, Pam McComas is the Raymond James Financial leader in Utah and Nevada, managing all aspects of business development as well as supervising employees in the various offices. Pam is a Certified Financial Planner® also maintaining her own client accounts.  Every day her world is different. [...]

20 03, 2019

Women’s History Month: A Day in the Life of Lara Fritts

By |2019-03-20T11:28:49-07:00March 20th, 2019|Blog, Women's History Month|1 Comment

Anyone who isn't familiar with the newly created Department of Economic Development in Salt Lake City and how much they are growing, ought to meet Lara Fritts and her team. As Director of Salt Lake City’s Department of Economic Development, Lara leads three divisions - the Redevelopment Agency of Salt Lake City, Business Development, and [...]

13 03, 2019

Women’s History Month: A Day in the Life of Stephanie Palmer

By |2019-03-13T14:18:42-07:00March 13th, 2019|Blog, Women's History Month|0 Comments

From DJs and board ops to assignment desk clerks and PAs, it takes a lot of people to run KSL Newsradio 102.7FM/1160AM, Utah's oldest radio station. Who makes sure that customers receive the attention they need, build successful marketing campaigns that utilize broadcast media as well as a multitude of digital platforms? That's Stephanie Palmer, [...]

16 08, 2018

Sherry Weaver: Give Feedback that Builds Trust on your Team

By |2018-08-16T12:47:44-07:00August 16th, 2018|Blog, BWF, Policy|1 Comment

"If you can't say something nice, don't say nothin' at all" - Thumper, Disney's Bambi I can’t be certain when I first heard this adage, but I can say for sure, I was young, and I heard it often throughout my life. The above quote was stated after Thumper innocently said he thought “Bambi” was [...]

18 10, 2017

Utah Nursing Consortium

By |2017-10-18T08:08:46-07:00October 18th, 2017|Blog, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Policy|0 Comments

Healing Utah’s Nursing Gap It’s no secret that Utah’s population is growing, aging and become more chronically ill. Our need for nurses is particularly acute because we have the fastest-growing elderly population, the youngest population, and the lowest death rate in the country (1). In other words, we live a long time, love our [...]