Self-awareness Helps Utahns Plan for the Future
I recently interviewed with Joel Kotkin, the famed demographer, author and columnist who is frequently quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and The Daily Beast. Kotkin was doing a media tour and had spent the prior two days mee...March 13, 2013
RAMP Sports Brings its Manufacturing Back to Utah
For Mike Kilchenstein, the decision to bring his ski manufacturing company back to the United States was an easy one to make. Pulling it off has been challenging, but never losing focus on the company’s founding principles has made it eas...March 13, 2013
A Primer on Web Analytics
Management guru Peter Drucker once said, “What gets measured gets managed.” Or something like that. As with most notable quotes, Drucker’s exact words have likely been twisted to fit this or that context, but in any event, his...March 13, 2013
Formulate a New Job Position to Attract the Right Candidates
You need a new employee. Your team is stretched thin and it’s time to bring on someone to relieve the workload. But what, exactly, will the new employee do? How will he or she fit into your company and help it meet its objectives?
Bef...March 13, 2013
Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Moving into Digital Spaces
Remember when choosing where to shop just meant finding the store closest to your house?
Oh, how times have changed. There are now more than 110 million smartphone users in the United States, who all have the ability to purchase any product...March 13, 2013
Park City Dining Scene Coming into its Own
When Hans Fuegi moved to Park City in 1980, the city was still a relatively sleepy mountain town with a dining scene that reflected that.
“It didn’t take much to satisfy skiers on the slopes,” says Fuegi, co-founder of the...March 13, 2013
Salt Lake area
BRETT LINCOLN joined the Salt Lake City operations office of Professional Service Industries as branch manager. Lincoln has extensive experience managing and providing inspection and testing services, overseeing training and ...March 13, 2013
Fueling the Fire of Innovation
Many great ventures begin in humble places, and Biofire Diagnostics CEO Kirk Ririe understands this better than most people. Ririe has brought his company from the meager surroundings of a potato equipment facility to one of the nation’s ...March 13, 2013
A Passion for People
When Susan Yule planned her career path in college, she saw a classroom in her future. Yule was passionate about teaching and wanted to devote her life to higher education.
Yet, while attending graduate school and supporting herself with a ...March 13, 2013
Salt Lake Area
Give Where You Live on March 22
Salt Lake City − On Friday, March 22, Utahns will have a new opportunity to prove their record-breaking generosity by contributing to their favorite nonprofit organizations...March 13, 2013
Sound advice, common sense and valuable insight best describes Never Eat Alone. Written by Keith Ferrazi, this book is a gentle reminder of basic communication skills with advice on network building at every level. His insight and experience ar...March 13, 2013
From the editor:
Every morning I receive management tips from Harvard Business Review. Reading the tidbits of leadership inspiration is a refreshing way to start each workday. A few weeks ago, HBR sent a message connecting leadership to cre...March 13, 2013
When you enter The King’s English Bookshop, you’re greeted by the welcoming chime of a set of bells that hang from the door—the same bells that have hung from the door of the Sugar House store since it opened more than 35 year...March 13, 2013
What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About VC Investments
So you have bootstrapped your business using your own money or borrowing from family, friends or credit cards. Perhaps you’ve even borrowed from a bank or kick-started your business with money from an angel investor you know.
Now that...March 13, 2013
In the midst of a season with ample snow, Utah’s tourism leaders ponder the future direction of the industry, from efficient transportation to liquor laws to the imperative need to develop multi-faceted, top-notch destinations to compleme...March 13, 2013