Secrets of Commercial Lending

Best Kept Secret in Commercial Real Estate

  by Lisa Jansen Vacancy rates are down; rents continue to rise, development in Reno is moving full steam ahead. It is a great time to invest in commercial real estate or refinance an existing loan, and one of the best kept secrets for commercial lending is One Nevada Credit Union.   Historically, credit unions have…

Five Ways to Benefit from Credit Union Membership

Five Ways to Benefit from Credit Union Membership

by Tom Wambaugh Banking continues to evolve, from how we access our accounts to how we make and process payments. Expectations have also evolved for both personal and business banking. We want easy access, including online and mobile, great service and a banking partner we can trust. For many people, they have found just that…

Executive Recruiting in Nevada in the 21st Century

Executive Recruiting in Nevada in the 21st Century

by Diana Hoffman Nevada is growing rapidly with the infusion of new businesses from entrepreneurial endeavors to major Fortune 500 companies. The need for competent and professional senior management in these companies at the Nevada locations is critical. The availability of such talent is not readily available. The lack of available talent and the old…

Gallup Results Show Western Governors University Leads Way in Helping Graduates Achieve Goals 2

Gallup Results Show Western Governors University Leads Way in Helping Graduates Achieve Goals

by Western Governors University (WGU) When selecting a university, students select the best choice to achieve their goals—especially in regard to careers upon graduation. WGU graduates credit their alma mater with providing better experiences and overall value than the national average, placing large emphasis on the quality of a competency-based education model in which WGU…

Treating Prostate Cancer with CyberKnife Technology

Treating Prostate Cancer with CyberKnife Technology

by Stephanie Audain   September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, a month observed every year in the United States by health experts, advocates and individuals concerned with men’s prostate health. Designating a month for the disease serves the purpose of increasing public awareness of the importance of prostate health and screenings, educating about risk…

What’s Your Budget and Target Audience?

by Peter Fishburn So, you are launching your long-awaited business venture. Congratulations. Did you put aside a marketing/advertising/promotions budget? I have been told this is something new start-ups either forget or begin with insufficient funds to really tell their audience their story and how to find them.   Once you have a budget, who is…

Holding the Line for Job Creators

Holding the Line for Job Creators

By Tray Abney  The Reno-Sparks Chamber of Commerce, working with our business coalition partners from across the state, was able to hold the line on anti-business and government expenditure reform legislation during the 2017 Nevada Legislative Session.  The biggest issues that we dealt with were minimum wage increase and mandatory paid sick leave proposals. While…