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ASU prof launches socialeconomyaz.org

ASU prof launches socialeconomyaz.org

EDUCATION BRIEFS Mayo Clinic and ASU partner up Child poverty rising among Latinos ACA announces new center for small businesses Vanna Gonzales, a professor of Justice and Social Inquiry at Arizona State University’s School of Social Transformation, has designed and helped coordinate the September launch of socialeconomyaz.org, a website that is designed to bring awareness […]

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Drumming up profits

BRIEFS Start-up angels Nominations sought for Dr. Martin Luther King Awards Hispanic data MED Week If you’re looking for a way to energize workers during the annual sales meeting or company conference, you might want to consider the Drum Café, a company that provides motivational team events that tap into your primal urge to pound. […]

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Start-up angels

BRIEFS Drumming up profits Nominations sought for Dr. Martin Luther King Awards Hispanic data MED Week The idea that someone may actually give you money to help your company get a product to market may sound farfetched for many small entrepreneurs. But it’s a common practice in the U.S. for companies with something promising to […]

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Nominations sought for Dr. Martin Luther King Awards

BRIEFS Drumming up profits Start-up angels Hispanic data MED Week Do you know someone whose sense of equality and fairness has led to compelling accomplishments? Or someone who has a made a difference by promoting social and economic justice and civil rights?  If so, you may want to consider nominating her or him for the […]

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Hispanic data

BRIEFS Drumming up profits Start-up angels Nominations sought for Dr. Martin Luther King Awards MED Week Amid all the hoopla and celebrations of Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 through October 15, some government agencies actually produce enlightening data about the nation’s Latino community. To wit, the Census Bureau compiles facts and figures […]

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MED Week

BRIEFS Drumming up profits Start-up angels Nominations sought for Dr. Martin Luther King Awards Hispanic data The theme of this year’s MED Week Breakfast and Business Expo will be Emerging Industries and Markets: A Blueprint for Success. The November 18 event at the Arizona Biltmore will honor Arizona companies with its Minority Firm of the Year awards […]

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Young professionals get their own GPCC board

BRIEFS The Astorgas to chair Crozier Gala GoGreen Conference comes to Phoenix How entrepreneurs can keep Uncle Sam happy MAHC and EVHBA to host free business symposium The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) has formed a new board of directors for Valley Young Professionals (VYP). Prospective VYP board members will be professionals ages 25 […]

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The Astorgas to chair Crozier Gala

BRIEFS Young professionals get their own GPCC board GoGreen Conference comes to Phoenix How entrepreneurs can keep Uncle Sam happy MAHC and EVHBA to host free business symposium Milena and Tony Astorga – who recently retired from his position as senior vice president, CFO and chief business development officer of Blue Cross Blue Shield – have […]

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GoGreen Conference comes to Phoenix

BRIEFS Young professionals get their own GPCC board The Astorgas to chair Crozier Gala How entrepreneurs can keep Uncle Sam happy MAHC and EVHBA to host free business symposium For the global sustainability effort to work, we all have to do our part, little by little or all at once – if we can afford […]

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How entrepreneurs can keep Uncle Sam happy

BRIEFS Young professionals get their own GPCC board The Astorgas to chair Crozier Gala GoGreen Conference comes to Phoenix MAHC and EVHBA to host free business symposium Maricopa SBDC, in partnership with the IRS, is offering free tax information sessions geared to those contemplating the start of a new business as well as established entrepreneurs, […]