JAG Nevada Hits the Jackpot

JAG Nevada Hits the Jackpot

Special to bizNEVADA Jobs for Nevada’s Graduates (JAG Nevada) is proud to announce it has been namedamong the first recipients of Tesla’s Nevada K-12 Education Investment Fund. JAG Nevada will receive an initial investment of $200,000, which will aid its efforts in providing students with the practical soft and employment-related skills, and career guidance needed…

The SouthEast Connector: Connecting Communities and Improving Mobility

The SouthEast Connector: Connecting Communities and Improving Mobility

     by Corrine Casanova Aerial photos of the SouthEast Connector from 2016 and 2018. Here are the links for the May 2016 & May 2018 flyover videos from the RTC. Link to both videos: http://www.southeastconnector.com/videos/ The long-anticipated SouthEast Connector is slated to open July 6, 2018. This is a Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County road…

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How Important is Employee Engagement?

by Corrine Casanova According to Gallup’s latest State of the American Workplace report, 51 percent of the U.S. workforce is not engaged essentially meaning they are indifferent about their job. The report also showed that: Only one in five employees strongly agree that their leaders are setting good direction 15 percent strongly agree that their…

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…

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Does Your Safety Net Have Gaping Holes?

by Mike Menath   If you’re like most business owners, running your operation can often feel like walking across a high wire, one mile up, in hurricane winds. Reaching your goals ahead is exhilarating each step of the way, but odds are there will be some major trip-ups along your envisioned path to success. And…