Utah Fund of Funds Starts Its Second Leg
If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Or maybe it’s the Utah Fund of Funds. The Utah Fund of Funds is a unique government program that seems to work flawlessly, please everybody and stimulate the economy, all while costing the state no...June 1, 2008
Social Marketing Reaches the Masses
Dear Utah Companies:
Who are you? I mean who are you really? The super-hip youngster who has all the cutting-edge solutions, the stodgy retailer who is reliable but unexciting, or the familiar and friendly face around the neighborhood?
Every ...June 1, 2008
Though a Storm May Be Brewing, Working Smart Will Keep Companies High and Dry
Are we or aren’t we? No one wants to say the dreaded “R” word, but everyone is at least questioning. Whether the U.S. is technically experiencing a recession may still be up for debate, but the effects of a slowing economy are all around us. And w...June 1, 2008
Taking Utah Products to the World
Honey extractors, headphones and data distribution are a few of the products and services sold world wide by Utah companies. “One of Governor Huntsman’s top priorities is helping Utah companies do business abroad and encouraging foreign companies ...June 1, 2008
How Wi-Fi is Changing the Way We Work
The information highway turned into the Internet. The Website Google turned into a verb. Wireless Fidelity turned into Wi-Fi, and the way we work hasn’t been the same since.
Cities around the nation are getting connected. Business professionals...June 1, 2008
Mediation -- Because Who Wants to Go to Court?
“I was never ruined but twice: once when I lost a lawsuit, and once when I won one.”
Picture two business partners, Susan and Dale, who have worked together for fifteen years, developing a wholesale business. They find it increasi...June 1, 2008
Dressing Smart Means Styling a Suit
Consider the last piece of birthday cake you ate. Fresh out of the oven, the cake looks nice, but add frosting, sprinkles and candles, and then you’re ready to party.
Now think about your work wardrobe. You’ve got the suit, but you need to add...June 1, 2008
Set Some Treads on Utah's Mountain Bike Trails
The daily grind takes on a whole new meaning atop a couple of fat tires. For free-wheeling weekend warriors, hundreds of miles of diverse, challenging and simply breath taking — yes, that’s a figurative and literal reference — mountain biking trai...June 1, 2008
In-home Exercise Equipment Keeps You Running at Full Speed
Steve Price, president of Price Realty Group in Salt Lake City, schedules his daily exercise around his family.
“Because I have young children, I prefer to work out after my kids are in bed,” he explains. Price visits his home gym nightly at 9...June 1, 2008
Summer Sales Companies Find Talent and Success in Orem-Provo
On a warm summer evening, a well-groomed, neatly dressed young man knocks on a front door with a clipboard and a smile. The neighborhood might be an upscale subdivision in Dallas, an apartment building in New Jersey or a tract home in Arizona, but...June 1, 2008
A tradition of pioneering spirit has built Utah into one of the nation’s strongest states for business today. Each year, a group of lasting companies are profiled in Utah Business. The 12 companies that make up this year’s list have created a lega...May 1, 2008
Data Protection and Storage Solutions For All
Oops. That file contained every vital statistic on every single client, and, poof, it’s gone. The server disconnected. The system went bananas. Shock. Grief. That inevitable string of expletives…but, wait, salvation is on the horizon. It’s not Sup...May 1, 2008
Directing the Uintah Basin Scene
In Shakespeare’s “Henry V,” King Henry displays extraordinary resolve once he sets a goal. Using every resource available, Henry creates a remarkable force to help him carry out his objective. Henry was a leader who loved his family and felt he wa...May 1, 2008
Whether spending Thanksgiving Day in Plymouth, MA, or schussing through Utah powder, Natalie Gochnour believes in living a life rich in experiences. Currently COO of the Salt Lake Chamber, Gochnour also spent two years in Washington, D.C. by the s...May 1, 2008
Utah Business Presents the 2008 Fittest Execs
The real purpose behind this inaugural Fittest Execs program was twofold. First, we at Utah Business thought it was time for a bit of old fashioned physical competition. Just like a healthy BYU/Utah rivalry (but with less blood), we wanted to put...May 1, 2008