Becoming successful as a new business owner is a process. It takes planning, strategy, money, tools and resources. ASSESS – LICENSE – LAUNCH, a free program put on by experts from the City of Reno, Nevada Small Business Development Center and Ozmen Center for Entrepreneurship, offers attendees the help and resources needed to navigate the business process. On October 9, 2015, guest speaker Kerry Eaton, CPA, Esq. will outline the various legal structures available, and help you determine what’s best for you.
On October 28, Nicole Rose Dion will share facts, tips, and tricks about Gmail. By the time you leave the luncheon you will know how to use labels/folders in Gmail to help organize your email; manage contacts and groups, and how to strive (and hopefully achieve) and empty inbox.
Firearms may be considered by some to be a polarizing topic, but behind the industry is a universal truth: Guns, gun training and technology are inextricably linked. And at that intersection is the brand new Reno Guns & Range, which recently held its grand opening and unveiled its 24,000-plus-square-foot, technologically advanced facility.
If you flip through the pages of the latest business magazine or read the online headlines you might be under the impression that twenty-somethings are leading a surge in entrepreneurship while baby boomers settle for more traditional business roles. The reverse is actually true. As Dane Stangler of the Kauffman Foundation noted in testimony before the U.S. Senate last year, “Americans in the 55-64 age group start new businesses at a higher rate than those in their 20s and 30s. This has been true, by the way, in every single year from 1996 to 2013.”
When a high-tech building opens, a traditional ribbon-cutting ceremony seems gone the way of the typewriter. On September 22, the Innevation Center, Powered by Switch had its grand-opening celebration with a laser-cutting demonstration. It is UNR’s first venture into downtown Reno and part of the city’s vision to become a college town.
Holland & Hart, in partnership with The Abbi Agency and J.A. Solari & Partners, has launched the Biggest Little Startup Competition from September 25 to November 12, 2015 to support the growth of one emerging Northern Nevada company. The winner of the competition will be awarded a prize package valued at $25,000, which includes $5,000 cash, corporate legal services from Holland & Hart, PR and marketing services from The Abbi Agency, and accounting services from J.A. Solari & Partners.
In today’s business climate, engaging a third party Professional Services Organization to execute both short and long-term projects for your company often makes sense from both a time and cost savings perspective. A Professional Services Organization provides the intellectual horsepower and tactical expertise to identify opportunities and assemble the solutions required to drive your business and technical initiatives.