Atlantis Casino Resort Spa has launched a partnership with Israeli Water Tech Company, WINT, and WaterStart, a water technology incubator based out of Las Vegas. The pilot project has Atlantis using WINT’s smart meter technology that uses pattern recognition and algorithms to analyze water flow to cut water costs and help prevent costly water damage.
Coaching salespeople when they return from a sales call is important business. It needs to be done routinely and consistently. Salespeople will do a much better job if they know they may be asked for very specific information after a sales call. Having a post-call report format is a good idea, but a quick email or phone call with the right information can tell you exactly where the salesperson stands with that sales objective. Post-call assessments can be quick and painless. Here are some questions you could ask.
While the ethics questions involving copyright infringement might be familiar to all of us, the world of social media has presented new ethics considerations. One ethics question arises when someone uses another person’s photo without authorization, acknowledgement or payment. It is not so well known that a photographer owns the rights to photos regardless of having registered a copyright. Further complicating the use of photography is the reality that nearly everyone with a smart phone can publish and share photographs.
Worried about cybersecurity? You should be. Email, a must in every business, is the biggest port of entry for those seeking to steal from your company and your employees, a panel of experts told about 100 people attending Northern Nevada Business Weekly’s monthly Breakfast & Business event at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno.
This month’s WIN Breakfast Meeting is Friday, July 28. This event will be held at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in the Paradise Terrace, across from Bistro Napa. Learn about ‘Personal and Business Cybersecurity Hygiene’ with presenters Romaine Marshall and Matt Sorensen.
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa is honored to reveal that it has been recognized as Reno’s top hotel by national publisher U.S. News & World Report, as recently announced in its annual Best Hotel Rankings program. Additionally, Atlantis’ Concierge Tower, the only of its kind in northern Nevada, has earned the prestigious award program’s second highest mark, just behind the Atlantis property as a whole.
Renee McGinnes has been named co-vice president of Tech Bite for NCET, a member-supported non-profit that produces networking events to help individuals and businesses explore and use technology. McGinnes is director of community sales at Atlantis Casino Resort Spa. A longtime Reno resident with extensive experience in the hospitality industry, she recently moved back to northern Nevada after living four years in Springfield, Ill.
79 percent of Nevada’s businesses are sole-proprietorships, and our state’s employment rates tend to trend towards the national rates wherein 97.9 percent of businesses have fewer than 20 employees. However, far too often, aspiring Nevada business owners aren’t sure how, where, or when, to launch their business. Luckily, for over a decade, Northern Nevada has been fortunate to welcome the NCET Small Business Expo to help to fill this void and provide reliable experience-based guidance.
Dave Archer has changed a lot in 10 years…and so has NCET. Join us on February 3, 2016 for a cocktail party and mixer to celebrate NCET and take a look back at how NCET has changed during Dave’s 10 years at the helm. Find out how—unlike the Titanic—NCET emerged stronger after hitting a funding iceberg!