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Incubating Business: Are Startups Accelerating Our Economy?

Apple and Intel may capture the headlines, but entrepreneurs are the drivers of the economy. A focused effort to foster ...

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Working Out Equity and Ownership Issues

“One of the most important things for startups to know is how precious their equity is; the ownership in their ...

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P3s: Partnering for the Future

A $600-million convention center expansion. Scientific, medical, research and educational collaborations in the heart of the city. A state-of-the-art automated ...

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Top 5 Marketing Strategies for Success

Marketing options are wide and varied, offering more opportunities than ever before for companies to connect with their customers. Everything ...

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Incubating Business: Are Startups Accelerating Our Economy?

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Venturing in Today’s Age of the Entrepreneur

Now is the age of the entrepreneur, and today’s entrepreneur operates in a sphere where changes follow each other in rapid succession. In the coming years, the interests of the consumer will once again become a focal point in business. Entrepreneurs … [More]

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Underestimating the Value of an MBA: The Latest

Why go back to a university after all these years just to incur mounds of student debt? Why learn finance, marketing and leadership skills when there are numerous examples of successful entrepreneurs who founded businesses without getting advanced … [More]

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Where are America’s Most Innovative Technology

An important question to ask, of late, is, “Who is on top in innovation technology?” because the answer truly can make a difference in local markets that are all vying for the top position — or very close to the top. The good news is, many of the top … [More]

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Blink Once to Guard Against Fraud

As millions of Americans fall victim to identity fraud each year, USAA is unveiling its solution to offer its 10.1 million members safety against such theft: biometric recognition. A new USAA app has to recognize a user’s face before allowing access … [More]

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When Patients May Misremember 

Dr. Randall Porter’s frustration that patients were not correctly recalling what he said to them during appointments sparked an idea. That spark was further fueled by his dealings with his own father’s cancer diagnosis. The idea: Record exam room … [More]

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2015 Audi S3

Sporty and agile, this smallest of the Audi sedans is powerful and accomplishes the Euro-centric needs that many Americans admire in an Audi. As the sporty version, the Audi S3 is the Audi A3 supercharged. This little car is worth every dollar spent … [More]

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St. Paddy’s Month

March 17th is St. Patrick’s Day and includes some very serious lore — although most Americans know St. Patrick’s Day as the day of the year to drink at an Irish Pub. Here are our picks for eats, drinks and a St. Paddy’s Day celebration. Rosie … [More]

 

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Philanthropy

Wells Fargo Donates $35,000, Volunteers for…

Wells Fargo & Company, one of the nation’s largest suppliers of volunteers to Habitat for Humanity, today announced a $35,000 grant to support Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona home builds in Phoenix and Chandler.  The grant was given by the … [More]

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GPEC’s Mary Hebert Named to National Economic…

Mary Hebert, vice president of strategic initiatives and performance management for the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC), has been named as a leader of the FDI Frontlines Coalition, a national organization focused on arming state, regional and … [More]

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Achievements

Martz Parsons Takes Home 11 Trophies at the…

Martz Parsons, a top-ranked, full-service advertising and public relations agency based in Scottsdale, won 11 awards in various categories at the 2015 Phoenix ADDY Awards. The ADDY Awards are the advertising industry’s largest and most representative … [More]