An estimated 47 percent of America’s small businesses — nearly half — don’t have a Web site at all. In fact, a popular search engine found that only 37 percent of small firms have claimed or updated their business information. Here are several key ways you can begin to develop an online footprint for your business –– that invites new and existing clients to start finding you.
Once celebrated as a rotating exhibit only to be off to the next great city, the National Automobile Museum, The Harrah Collection, is excited to announce the newest permanent exhibit to hit the space stage in northern Nevada. Nevada Space Center located in the museum, is a world-class experience for all ages teaching STEM-based content via a fusion of physical experiences, state-of- the-art video game technology and simulators, and actual NASA reconnaissance data. Now, the Nevada Space Center is included as part of admission at the National Automobile Museum offering even more value to the Museum’s already captivating experience.
In a flurry of legislative approvals June 2, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval added his signature to Assembly Bill 471, which formally stands up the Office of Cyber Defense Coordination within the Department of Public Safety. The move makes Nevada one of the latest states trying to shape its cybersecurity destiny with an office meant to coordinate and respond to the myriad threats circulating the Internet.
Technology can touch our lives either through incremental improvements or through revolutionary developments that change the way that things get done. Reno-Tahoe International Airport these days is home to both types of technological innovation as it continues to invest in improved safety and convenience for the thousands of travelers who rely on the airport daily.
Nevada jumped to the vanguard of energy storage policy after passing a revision to its state renewable energy targets. In the past week, state legislators deputized the Public Utilities Commission to investigate whether it is in the public interest to require an energy storage procurement by utilities.
The Reno Collective, a downtown Reno co-working space, moved for the fourth time since the business started in 2009. But this time, its new Midtown mansion should be its “forever home.” The Reno Collective provides paying members an office space, a desk, business address and other resources for people freelancing, running their own startup tech businesses, working remotely or just trying to escape their boss.
Maria Gerlinger and Andrea Quiruz have been elected to the board of directors of NCET, a member-supported non-profit that produces networking events to help individuals and businesses explore and use technology. Jon Edmondo, Annie Flanzraich, Heather Hoffman and Tracy Rhodes have been re- elected to one-year terms on the NCET board.