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…

A Peek into the World of Mining

A Peek into the World of Mining

By Ashley Staab Mining has touched many of our lives. For some, it’s because our families and friends were employed by one of the many mines in the area and for others it’s because it has boosted our local economy. As someone who is not from northern Nevada originally, this industry was like opening a…

6 Benefits of a Flexible Office Space

6 Benefits of a Flexible Office Space

By Devin Sizemore Commercial space in Reno is becoming very limited and recent reports don’t show signs of things getting better. This has started to push the commercial prices up making it harder for start-ups to afford office space, small businesses to keep office space and larger businesses to find additional space. Due to the…

Spring Into Style!

Spring Into Style!

by Angela Robinson, Savvy Boutique “Spring into style” they say, but what is the trend for spring 2017? My goodness, it’s confusing. Runway is showing a very bad version of the 80’s. Something crossed between bold prints, cutouts and graphic tees paired with leggings that got attacked by scissors.  Perhaps 2017 is about making a…