We’re about to leave 2016, which may go down as one of the most eventful years for investors since the Financial Crisis. The year started with a tumultuous market sell-off, then major geopolitical events including Brexit and the surprise Trump victory. The U.S. stock markets (S&P and Dow Jones) have sky rocketed, the U.S. dollar has soared to its highest level in 14 years and interest rates are on the rise. Some people are concerned. Others may be peering over the bridge’s edge into the icy waters below. There are reasons for nervousness. Control and don’t be discouraged for 2017. Here are three areas all focused on the theme “Be Flexible.”
Northern Nevada is entering a new year that promises many opportunities for regional businesses. The economy is expanding, job growth is strong, and businesses are relocating to the Reno area at a steady pace. To take advantage of these opportunities, businesses need to think strategically, plan effectively and execute on those plans throughout the year. Here are three things to consider as you plan out your business strategy for 2016.