When push comes to shove, it’s often our sleep that gets shoved aside. After all, there are only 24 hours in a day, and when you’re juggling heavy work loads and family responsibilities, not to mention regular exercise, cutting into...November 5, 2013
Utah’s reputation as an emerging tech hub is gaining momentum, with national investors beginning to take note of local talent. But the state’s tech entrepreneurs still face their share of struggles, from hard-to-find engineers and e...November 5, 2013
Winder Dairy Adds Three Million People to its Customer Base
Fresh food without borders. That’s a concept Winder Farms has tackled with great success.
The company has specialized in delivering fresh food to doorsteps for more than 120 years, and it expanded beyond Utah in 2008 when it entered t...November 5, 2013
Inside One of Utah’s Technology Enhanced Smart Schools
Dixon Middle School in Provo is one of three schools in Utah that is part of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development’s Smart School Technology Pilot Program. Now in its second year, the program provides the school with feature...November 5, 2013
The Investment Implications of Rising Interest Rates
Interest rates are on the rise, and many Americans are wondering what that means for them. While borrowers could be hurt by higher rates, those who are retired or close to retirement could benefit from them.
But how did we move from record-...November 5, 2013
Obtaining a Patent Using USPTO’s Prioritized Examination Process
Protecting new ideas is critical, particularly for Utah’s thriving technology, pharmaceutical, bioengineering and computer software companies. Patents provide the primary means of protection. For any company, patents provide a vital perio...November 5, 2013
It’s Time to Move Beyond Rhetoric and Find Common Ground
The English philosopher Thomas Hobbes observed that without government, the life of man becomes “solitary, poor, nasty, brutish and short.” Lately it’s seemed just the opposite—with government our economic lives are at r...November 5, 2013
We launched the Sustainable Business Awards program five years ago to celebrate the businesses, communities and individuals who are making real strides toward reducing their economic footprint, and year after year we are amazed at the accomplis...November 5, 2013
The Best Part of Waking Up
Some things just go together: Toast and jam. Bacon and eggs. Breakfast and the Park Café. Most mornings (and always on weekends) the diner is packed with Salt Lake residents looking for a hearty, classic American breakfast.
The Park ...November 5, 2013
Salt Lake City — Exelis has received a multi-year contract from The Boeing Company to produce advanced composite vacuum waste tank systems for use on a variety of Boeing commercial aircraft models. Production of the tank systems...November 4, 2013
Draper — Nutranomics, Inc. has entered into a non-binding letter of intent with Genesar Nutraceuticals, LLC, with the intent of completing a licensing agreement to market and distribute GenEpic, a Genesar-developed product that ...November 4, 2013
Salt Lake City — Celtic Bank has been named the sixth-largest SBA lender in the United States for the fiscal year 2013. Celtic Bank approved $302 million in gross SBA loans during fiscal year 2013. "Small business...November 4, 2013
Ogden — Ogden Preparatory Academy, Ogden’s first charter school, has expanded and constructed two new buildings. OPA administration, staff, students, civic and government leaders and parents will celebrated with a ribbon cuttin...November 4, 2013
Large corporations have the benefit of research and development teams that are supported by a number of in-house intellectual property attorneys who specialize in the preparation, filing, and prosecution of patent applications. If your business...November 4, 2013
Advice from CMS Co-Founder David Decker
When did you first realize you were an entrepreneur?
Very early on in life. Whenever I would ride in the car with my father to a sports practice or game he would play motivational talk tapes. Whether it was Denis Waitley, Earl Nightingale o...November 4, 2013