From May 6-8, 2015, Next City will host its sixth annual Vanguard leadership conference in Reno, bringing together 40 of the brightest urban leaders age 40 and under for three days of learning, exchanging ideas and building relationships with fellow innovators from cities across the world.
Mary Barra, CEO of GM, recently said, “Forget culture, it’s about behavior.” There are thousands of behavioral choices we make daily, at work and elsewhere. Behaviors, not culture, at GM led to unsafe cars killing people. Behaviors at your company influence your success or failure in innumerable ways.
Adams Hub for innovation is a start-up business incubator and co-working hub dedicated to helping entrepreneurs grow their business–faster, better, stronger. Created and funded by the Hop & Mae Adams Foundation, Adams Hub offers a state-of-the-art facility, educational tools and services, an extensive network of mentors, service providers, and seed investment capital for entrepreneurs to launch, grow and accelerate the success of their start-ups.
Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) has launched the “TMCC Gift of Education” contest for the month of December in which the winner receives the gift that keeps on giving: education. The “TMCC Gift of Education” contest, which began December 3 and runs through January 1, spreads the word on the importance of earning a degree and achieving one’s life-changing career goals to the non-traditional students (must be age 25 or older) of northern Nevada and northern California.