Is Price-Based Costing or Cost-Based Pricing Best?
One of the most compelling questions faced by every business is, “How do we appropriately price products and services?” The simple answer, of course, is to sell at a profit—to charge more than it costs.
However, the questi...October 8, 2013
Building a Better World with the Internet of Things
As humans, it is in our DNA to connect with our environment in new, powerful ways. Whether it’s organizing the Pony Express, stringing telegraph wires around the Earth or building massive fiber optic networks, improved connections through...October 8, 2013
Human resources professionals bring more to the table than hiring and firing, often serving as strategic partners with the C-suite. Our group of industry insiders discuss a range of HR issues, including the Affordable Care Act, immigration and ...October 8, 2013
Friendemic hired STEVEN PEARSON as its CEO. Pearson joined Friendemic in June, having previously worked at Google, Vector Capital and McKinsey & Company.
The David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah hired DAVE HARRIS as...October 8, 2013
Salt Lake Area
Paralyzed Patients Get a Chance to Walk
By Devin Felix
Salt Lake City – Two years ago, Heather Leighton was in college as a dance major. On Aug. 14, 2011 she went cliff-diving with friends at Echo reservoir. She...October 8, 2013
Salt Lake City —Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker propsed a new type of transit pass that may soon be available to Salt Lake City residents which is intended to minimize the number of car trips that contribute to poor air conditions.
...October 7, 2013
Salt Lake City — The experience is a common one, no matter the workplace environment.
A meeting is called, and it’s immediately hijacked by the most extroverted or most confident member of the group. Before anyone in the room ha...October 7, 2013
Salt Lake City — The State of Utah’s website, Utah.Gov, was recognized today by the Center for Digital Government with the Best of the Web award for the sixth straight year. Utah.gov has ranked in the top th...October 7, 2013
Logan — Utah State University alumnus Jeffrey Clark and his wife, Bonnie Clark, have provided a $6 million leadership gift to help establish the Jeffrey D. Clark Center for Entrepreneurship in the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at USU...October 4, 2013
Utah’s Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program has received $2.5 million in emergency funding from the United States Department of Agriculture that will allow the program to re-open its clinics and begin issuing food vouchers to both n...October 4, 2013
Salt Lake City — The University of Utah College of Humanities has announced that the Environmental Humanities Education Center in Lakeview, Mont. will be gifted to the University of Utah and renamed the Taft Nicholson Environmental Humani...October 4, 2013
Salt Lake City — University of Utah computer scientist CHRIS JOHNSON was awarded the 2013 Sidney Fernbach Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society.
Salt Lake City — GE Capital appointed C...October 4, 2013
Many jittery home buyers and sellers fear the shutdown of the federal government may delay their closings. The Salt Lake Board of Realtors said the shutdown should not have a major impact on the mortgage loan process—other than to spook p...October 4, 2013
In recent years, it has become more and more common for Utah-based businesses to operate completely out of the state or expand their organizations to foreign countries. Because of this, many business owners have questions about international hu...October 3, 2013
Ogden — Weber State University and the John B. Goddard School of Business and Economics have launched the Hall Global Entrepreneurship program.
The program is a new minor available to students from any major who seek an entrepreneurial ...October 3, 2013