At 12:01 AM on July 1, 2017, the doors of several marijuana dispensaries opened to eager patrons both novice and experienced, yet excited, to legally purchase cannabis in Nevada. Since then, local dispensaries have tried their hand at clever and innovative marketing tactics aimed at recruiting individuals from a variety of demographics.
Millennials are no longer the newbies. As HR experts, we are “over” overanalyzing this generation. We’re also tired of everyone blaming them for whatever ails us at the moment. It’s time to press the refresh button. Welcome Generation Z! This generation is the largest on the planet, numbering 72 million and counting. Ages 25 and younger, they represent 25.9 percent of the population and by 2020 they will account for one-third.
Join the Northern Nevada Business Weekly, Nevada State Bank, NCET and a powerhouse panel of workforce development leaders on Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 7 to 9 am at Atlantis Casino Resort Spa. The panel includes representatives from JOIN Inc., University of Nevada, Reno (UNR), Community Services Agency (CSA), Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC), Nevada Youth Empowerment Project (NYEP) and the Career College of Northern Nevada.
When it comes to business or leisure travel there are tricks to make your journey more enjoyable. Here are some guidelines how you can travel better in 2018.
In 2011, Nevada, like many states, was getting hit hard by the unrelenting jabs of the Great Recession. The Silver State saw 175,000 of its jobs knocked out, had a wobbly unemployment rate of 14 percent and was tagged with an $800 million bill it owed the federal government in unemployment claims. Six years later, Nevada has rallied back and then some.
Thinking about leasing space for your business? Have you heard the terms, “Full Service Gross,” “Modified Gross” and/or “Triple Net” and don’t know what to think? If so, you’re not alone – but wait – there’s good news! The basics of these common commercial lease types are not quite as intimidating as they might sound.
Walking into the Kimmie Candy Factory’s in east Reno is like, well, being a kid in a candy store. Bins of colorful confections line the walls. There are the Sunbursts—oblong, colorful, candy-coated, chocolate-covered sunflower seeds. The ChocoRocks—fun-shaped chocolate chunks covered in a smooth colored candy shell. And, of course, PretzelBites—round, brown morsels in either dark chocolate or salted caramel.