One Stop Offered for Business Retention and Expansion Services

by Teri Drew, Regional Director, Northern Arizona Council of Governments The Northern Arizona Council of Governments (NACOG) office is the One Stop Talent Resource Center for Yavapai County residents, operating under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act. It offers real-time data reporting through Wanted Analytics (Talent Neuron). Yavapai County continually is in high demand as … Read More…

Everyone is a Leader

by Sheri L. Heiney, ASBC, President & CEO, Prescott Chamber of Commerce We’re all leaders. Don’t put leadership “out there” or make it somebody else’s job. One of the most powerful things we can do in this lifetime is to grow our personal leadership skills. As John Maxwell says, leadership is influence: “Influence is the … Read More…

Everyone Wins When Businesses Partner with Schools

by Sheri Heiney, President  & CEO of the Prescott Chamber of Commerce Imagine if every business partnered with its local schools in some way. This would ideally address many of our educational needs, right? The answer is yes. In today’s educational landscape, there is an ever-increasing need for every business to partner with local schools. … Read More…

PLANNING FOR TAXES IN RETIREMENT

Is your retirement strategy prepared for the burden of taxes? by Ronald F. Stevenson, Investment Advisor Representative and Owner, American Financial Investment, LLC. & Barbara Clark Stevenson, Tax Advisor and Owner, American Financial Investment, LLC. Once you’ve retired, you will no longer have a regular paycheck, and you will likely have to rely on your … Read More…

Anette M. Karlsson Named Chancellor of Embry-Riddle’s Prescott Campus

by Jason Kadah, Communications Director, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Dr. Anette M. Karlsson, a mechanical and aerospace engineer and a highly accomplished academic leader, has been named Chancellor of Prescott’s Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Karlsson, who served as a professor and dean of the Washkewicz College of Engineering at Cleveland State University since 2012, assumed her new … Read More…