20 07, 2018

Aubriana Martindale: Supporting Women in the Workplace

By |2018-07-23T11:21:12-07:00July 20th, 2018|Blog, BWF, Policy|0 Comments

There has been a recent voice of progress, with many businesses pledging a higher commitment to key values of inclusion and diversity amongst their workforce which includes elevating women in leadership roles. As businesses continue to progress it has been proven that a diverse workforce is profitable for all stakeholders. According to a recent Forbes [...]

12 04, 2018

Janet Jorgensen: Overcoming Disappointment at Work and at Home

By |2018-04-11T10:14:01-07:00April 12th, 2018|Blog, BWF, Policy|0 Comments

They say, the only guarantees in life are death and taxes, but I’d like to add one: Disappointment. Feeling disappointed is a complex mix of emotions and can be challenging to manage or even understand. However, it is an important part of our professional and personal growth. Some disappointments are small and quickly overcome, [...]

4 10, 2017

Why You Shouldn’t Fear Feedback – by Sherry Weaver

By |2017-10-04T16:09:19-07:00October 4th, 2017|Blog, BWF|1 Comment

“Can I give you some feedback?” Who among us doesn’t dread that question? I know I myself get a bit anxious when someone asks if they can offer me some feedback. My mind instantly starts thinking of things I might have done wrong or how I may have failed in some way. In talking with [...]

27 09, 2017

Collaborate with Utah’s CTE Programs

By |2017-09-27T12:12:41-07:00September 27th, 2017|Blog, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Policy|0 Comments

Part of connecting your business with education means understanding the many resources and options available for you to get involved in workforce development. This week, our guest blogger Jason Skidmore shares about one of these resources—your local school district’s Career and Technical Education Specialist. Advisory boards, hands-on classroom training and developing career pathways are just [...]

29 08, 2017

4 Ways I Attain Work-Life Balance – by Lori Williams

By |2017-09-01T12:57:30-07:00August 29th, 2017|Blog, BWF|0 Comments

Juggling work and life every day isn’t easy. There’s never enough time in a day to do it all, so I try to enjoy every day, no matter what’s normal, and do what works for me and my capabilities. Here are four ways I attain some work-life balance: Balance requires sacrifice. One way or another [...]