Small Business Lending Down but Not Out
Suddenly your accounts payable number far outdistances your accounts receivable. So, what if you have the perfect idea for a new business, but lack the capital to get it off the ground and running? In the not so distant past, the answer was simple...December 1, 2008
Beating the Economic Heat
From public gathering places to presidential platforms, the economy is America’s new buzzword. In these turbulent times, stability is a relished commodity and southern Utah is no different than any other area in Utah. From the new airport to the h...December 1, 2008
Washington and Iron Counties
We’d like to give a special thank you to Russ Behrmann, president of the St. George Area Chamber of Commerce, for moderating the discussion and Worker’s Compensation Fund for hosting the event.
The state of Utah is truly beginning to feel the e...December 1, 2008
Europe Opens a World of Business
For many Utah businesses, the land of opportunity lies across “the pond.” Europe, currently equipped with the Euro and a promise of continental unity, is becoming a global market of impressive stature. The good news for globally minded companies: ...December 1, 2008
The economy has everyone from Wall Street to Main Street on edge these days. Local financial experts are advising to stay calm and think long term when making decisions. Our experts also discussed the government bailouts, succession planning and i...December 1, 2008
When it Comes to Fresh and Convenient, Historic Dairy Delivers
Now and then, we all get touched with nostalgia. Remember your child-hood days when the milkman would drop off those shiny glass bottles filled with fresh milk to a cooler on your front porch? No late night milk runs, no shortage of your favorite ...November 1, 2008
Baby Boomers Create Active Retirement Lifestyle Trends
When hospital administrator Kent Howard’s Kansas City hospital changed hands, the buyers offered the 62-year-old a severance package he couldn’t resist.
“I thought it was a great time to retire,” says Howard, recalling that his physician father...November 1, 2008
Keeping your company moving full speed ahead can be tough on today’s bumpy economic road. As the Utah Business 2008 Best Companies to Work For illustrate, avoiding the business potholes that put some companies in a rut includes keeping your employ...November 1, 2008
Designing Utah's Landscape
Don’t expect to ever find Prescott Muir boxed in with his designs, his building drafts or his perspective on Utah’s future. As president of Prescott Muir Architects for 32 years, Muir has his hands on many tables besides the drafting board, which ...November 1, 2008
Making His Pointe
Even though 32-year-old Chicago native Andrew K. Smith grew up surrounded by medical practitioners, he wanted to prove he could be successful taking a different career path, and he’s certainly proven his point with AxisPointe.
As president and...November 1, 2008
Web Analytics Optimizes Your Web Presence
When it comes to successful mark-eting campaigns, knowing your au-dience translates into upping your sales. E-commerce is everything these days and using the right Web analytics can help you build up that trickling revenue stream to a flowing rive...November 1, 2008
The Extent of Real and Apparent Authority
“A man’s word is his bond,” runs the old saying. Both men and women are responsible for their personal promises, but who has the ability to bind a corporation, partnership or LLC?
When ZDocs, a Utah copying and printing company, ordered a co...November 1, 2008
Slim Uncle Sam's Slice of the Pie
As that dreaded day of April 15 approaches, receipts are gathered, deductions are added and ulcers get their beginnings. It is a day described by many as a fair spring day ruined. Soon, though, the tax man will come knocking again. Filing taxes is...November 1, 2008
Utah's Bed and Breakfasts Take Comfort to the Next Level
Aching for a cozy getaway? Look no further than a bed and breakfast. Whether you want to visit the state’s towering red rocks or invigorating snow-filled mountains, the Beehive State has plenty of bed and breakfasts where you can put your feet up ...November 1, 2008
New Option in Plain View for Nearsighted
If Becky McCrimmon didn’t know where her glasses were in the morning, she would have a hard time finding them. “That’s how nearsighted I was,” she says. But when she saw the Verisyse Phakic Intraocular lens implant featured on “The Today Show,” 20...November 1, 2008