Practical Advice for Disciplining and Firing Employees
Firing an employee can be one of the most difficult tasks for entrepreneurs and managers. Not only is a termination fraught with emotion—pity, anger, frustration, sorrow—but the entrepreneur is left with a lurking fear: Am I doing t...November 1, 2012
After a Heavy Blow, the Financial Industry is Coming Out on Top
When the real estate bubble burst, financial institutions across the country struggled to hang on—and Utah was no exception. Over the past five years, the state has seen the failure of eight different financial institutions. But now Utah&...November 1, 2012
Effective Wellness Programs Start at the Top
Want to motivate your employees to take charge of their health and wellness? You may want to start by motivating yourself. After all, not too many employees are going to buy into a wellness program if they don’t see the commitment from to...November 1, 2012
Salt Lake Area
Salt Lake City - BIOFIRE DIAGNOSTICS, formerly Idaho Technology, recently changed its name to more effectively reflect the expansion of its core business. The 22-year-old clinical diagnostics company’s evolution has been ...November 1, 2012
In any job, it’s important to do what you love and love what you do. This philosophy has helped Sabrina Stover take local business BidSync from a small operation to a thriving leader in the e-procurement industry.
Founded in 1999, BidSy...November 1, 2012
Roger Andrus found his professional calling early in his career, when he worked as a financial planner. He developed a strong desire to help professionals with both their business and personal finances. That led him into the commercial lending ...November 1, 2012
Salt Lake Area
Nicholas & Company promoted DAVE ROBBINS, ED CARR and GEORGE ADONDAKIS to executive vice presidents. Robbins, executive vice president of supply chain, will oversee transportation, operations and procurement. Adondakis, exe...November 1, 2012
Utahns have a large gender gap in higher education, and the state is also falling behind national averages for graduation from public four-year schools, said Susan Madsen in her keynote speech at United Way of Salt Lake’s Women and Educat...October 31, 2012
The Zions Bank Consumer Attitude Index (CAI) increased 2.1 points from September to October. The CAI now sits at 87.1 — the highest level since its inception in January of 2011.
Even though the CAI increase was within the margin of er...October 31, 2012
IASIS Healthcare’s Davis Hospital and Medical Center announced that it will break ground on a brand new, freestanding emergency department (ED) in the city of Roy. The $11.4 million project will open its doors in the early summer of 2013....October 31, 2012
Utah Medical Insurance Association (UMIA), a provider of medical professional liability insurance for physicians in Utah, Montana, and Wyoming, and The Doctors Company, an insurer of physician and surgeon medical professional liability, announc...October 31, 2012
Home prices in Salt Lake County showed double-digit gains in this year’s third quarter, according to the Salt Lake Board of Realtors.
For the July-August-September period, the median single-family home price in Salt Lake County increa...October 30, 2012
Ground has been broken on the first phase of Eaglewood Village, a new 96-acre mixed-use community located in North Salt Lake City.
Strategic Capital Partners and Compass Development Group are developing the property and have entered into a ...October 30, 2012
Pierpont Securities Holdings LLC (“Pierpont”) announced that it has closed on the purchase of Cortview Capital Holdings Inc. (“Cortview”), having received regulatory approval from FINRA.
Pierpont and Cortview will co...October 30, 2012
Salt Lake County made significant increases in office and industrial construction during the third quarter, according to a report from CBRE’s Salt Lake office.
Completed office properties were up 158 percent from the second quarter, w...October 27, 2012