Help for your business: SilverFlume – Nevada’s One-Stop Shop for Business Registrations


SilverFlume is Nevada’s innovative one-stop business portal that consolidates governmental business registrations, eliminating about 80% of redundant steps by streamlining information to partner agencies. SilverFlume is a valuable tool to start and expand businesses that grow Nevada’s economy… together, in one place. SilverFlume guides new and existing businesses through the process of entity formation, State Business Licensing, Workers’ Compensation, Taxation registration and Sales and Use Tax permitting by Nevada location, Nevada Labor Laws requirements, OSHA requirements, search occupational and regulatory requirements, creating and managing a Digital Operating Agreement, conducting local business licensing in some Nevada jurisdictions, and other related governmental services.

If Cash Is King, Why Play the Role of the Joker


As a business owner, choose to be the King of Cash. Consider these five strategies for managing cash flow and have your team work with you to monitor your company’s performance. The budget is a tool to document where you are and where you’re headed over the long term. If you want to afford your current operations, add headcount, upgrade your equipment, change product packaging, or launch a marketing campaign, a budget is a good start to map out your plans. A budget is a living document and it needs to be monitored and updated monthly, quarterly, and annually.

Help for your business: Adams Hub for Innovation


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.

TMCC Announces “Gift of Education” Contest


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.

Top 5 Tips to Writing that Perfect Press Release


When writing a press release, it’s important to keep in mind the do’s and don’ts. After all, they can make all the difference in whether or not that busy reporter you’re targeting narrows in on your blood and sweat or simply tosses it in the virtual trashcan. To help keep you on track, we’ve compiled the top surefire ways to catch the eye and prevent immediate deletion.

Tips for new business owners on how to succeed and stay in the black


People are starting new businesses every day. And when owners enter the market, almost all of them make mistakes, many of which are understandable and even predictable. But there are some mistakes new business owners should strive to avoid. Many of those errors can be prevented with a good plan, the right people and tips on what to do if you run into trouble. Here are some pointers for new business owners who want to stay in the black.