The Post District is poised to be the new ‘it’ neighborhood in Salt Lake City
As construction continues on the Post District, fine dining at Urban Hill—its anchoring restaurant—showcases what’s to come.
Utah and white-collar fraud
To many Utahns, it is surprising to learn that Utah has a long-held reputation as the fraud capital of the nation.
How TikTok became public enemy no. 1 in the United States
Federal and local government officials, including Utah Gov. Spencer Cox, cite national security concerns.
A letter to aspiring executives
How to approach your venture with a clear vision, strong leadership skills and a strategic mindset.
Building the future: From grandma’s basement to a team of 460
From our partners at Fresh Consulting.
These companies are successfully combating ‘subscription fatigue’
As swaths of customers cancel major subscriptions, local companies like Crumbl, Treads and The King’s English Bookshop are finding success through recurring services.
Leland is making it easier for students and young professionals to get ahead
The marketplace wants to level the playing field by providing accessible coaching.
The future of work: How hybrid working supports people, profits and the planetThe last two-and-a-half years have created a significant opportunity for companies to [...]
Major gas leaks in the Uinta Basin are contributing to waste and pollution
The Inflation Reduction Act incentivizes companies to reduce natural gas leaks. Dominion Energy Wexpro is leading out.
How Iuri Melo co-founded SchoolPulse and CoPilot
And revolutionized mental health guidance for students, veterans and active service members.
Memorable meetings that make a difference
The Little America in Salt Lake City
is an ideal venue for corporate meetings and more intimate gatherings that truly impact and engage.
FTC proposal to ban non-compete agreements is met with concerns from lawyers and companies
Restricting when non-competes can be used may be a more practical solution.
Why Origin Ventures invested in pieFi
Angela Smith writes about Origin Ventures’ seed round investment in pieFi for the first Utah Business Venture Capital Spotlight.
ChatGPT is changing how Utah executives, employees and students work
But it hasn’t eliminated the human creative process—yet.
Lack of transparency around Utah’s prison food leads to a lack of accountability
Access to healthy food is just one of the problems plaguing prison systems around the country.
Beginning business practices
Our partners at Parsons Behle & Latimer share some early-stage protections and basic steps to consider to facilitate a better capital-raising process.
How McKenzie Bauer co-founded Thread Wallets
And built on the company’s success to help youth “carry on.”
A surge of tourists in Utah prompts questions of how to handle visitors sustainably
Utah parks and tourism offices emphasize education for “new to nature” visitors.
This Utah ring company has collaborated with Lord of the Rings, Major League Baseball, Fender and more
Manly Bands knows a thing or two about negotiating licensing deals.
Utah’s large-scale events industry is booming
The Sundance Film Festival, Outdoor Retailer and NBA All-Star Weekend are projected to have brought $500M to Utah’s economy in 2023.
Student debt forgiveness might not be the best way to invest in students
The Larry H. & Gail Miller Family Foundation is taking a different approach.
The next big installment of the Wizarding World was conjured in Salt Lake City
Still waiting on your letter to Hogwarts? “Hogwarts Legacy” has you covered.
TheTomsters wants you to be in on the joke
How Tommy Johnson pivoted his content strategy and built a second income stream.
How McKenzie Rockwood co-founded Citrus Pear
And made healthy eating more accessible to all.
Bloom wants to help your company expand its international talent pool
The Utah company is making it easy to engage remote workers while doing some good in the world.
These Black entrepreneurs won a total of $100,000 from the first-ever NBA Foundation Pitch Competition
The NBA was committed to “giving back” during All-Star Weekend. A pitch competition positively impacted Black-owned businesses in Utah and beyond.
‘Greenwashing’ might be financially beneficial—until your customers catch on
Across all industries, overstated sustainability initiatives run rampant.
The future of dating apps looks even more complicated
VR dating through avatars? Instant algorithm-based matches? It’s all on the table.
How Lacy Gadegaard West founded Laced Hair Extensions and the Laced Foundation
And used her own health diagnosis as motivation to help inspire confidence in women.
Meet the 2023 40 Under 40 honorees
These individuals are changing Utah’s business landscape in big ways.
When Utah CEOs are ‘called to serve’
Long-term succession planning allows for smooth executive transitions when CEOs leave their posts to serve religious missions.
Land art—like Utah’s ‘Spiral Jetty’—adds more than just artistic value
Utah is home to the most famous land art in the world. Are earthworks like this still worth investing in?
Jon Stan is 2023’s sports apparel designer to watch
This Utah-based fashion designer is making waves. Watch for his creations during the 2023 NBA All-Star Weekend.
Is revenue from fines and fees the future of municipal budgets in Utah?
Utah still has many of its fee structures in place. Some lawmakers have tried to combat this problem.
Stoic principles to guide leaders
Marcus Aurelius’ “Meditations” contains valuable lessons that can help guide success in organizations and teams.
Here’s how Utah businesses can benefit from the NBA All-Star Weekend
Opportunities include the All-Star Rewards Program, extended hours, a pitch competition and more.
How Edgar Carreon co-founded dree
And used his experiences as an American immigrant to improve lives.
Sahana Kargi makes nearly $100k per year by posting relatable beauty content
Kargi’s viral South Indian beauty tips launched her career as a content creator.
The future of education is inclusive, flexible and hands-on
Small changes to Utah’s education system have big impacts, especially for underserved populations.
Silicon Slopes Hall of Fame & Awards Gala celebrates Utah leaders and companies
Honorees include Intergalactic, Dirty Dough, Traeger, Tanner LLC, Tafi and more.
As regional hubs grow, airports—especially small ones—play a crucial role in planning
The master plans of Utah’s Tooele Valley and South Valley airports are just as important as Salt Lake City International’s.
Yes, Park City is still ‘America’s ski town’
After the mining boom, skiing kept Park City alive. Now, visitors to Summit County bring over $1 billion to Utah each year.
How Derral Eves founded Creatus, VidSummit, and built the #1 crowdfunded TV series in history
All by being a disruptive entrepreneur.
The FTX crash didn’t break Giddy, but some Utah crypto investors lost big
Crypto lending seizes up as FTX contagion spreads. How is this playing out in Utah?
This Utah consignment store styles ‘The Real Housewives of SLC’ in vintage Valentino
Fashion resale is expected to grow 11x faster than the primary retail sector, and even reality TV stars are buying into it.
Ethik provides careers for artisans—and timeless gifts for your employees
When it comes to corporate gifting, no one wants another tumbler.
With Covid subsiding, air pollution is back
The case for electric vehicles and remote work.
How Mark Newman founded Nomi Health
And is building a direct healthcare provider to help solve America’s healthcare problem.
As hotels make a comeback, are hosts ruining Airbnb?
Utah reached a new high for hotel capacities in 2022.
This Utah board game company crowdfunded $2M+ for its newest game
The team at Red Raven Games is playing their cards right.
Meet the people who ‘house sit’ your second homes
In Utah towns like Park City, 70 percent of homes are often vacant—and housesitters watch over pets and property.
This viral pianist is bringing classical music to Instagram
And opening up about taboo topics like gatekeeping and mental health.
Should Utah drastically shrink its agricultural water use?
Aggressive water conservation is needed in both agricultural and residential areas.