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Catch the first wave of pool parties this weekend

LUSTRE Rooftop Garden at Kimpton's Hotel Palomar Phoenix.

One of the perks of living in Arizona is that April means the kickoff of pool party season. While people elsewhere are still rocking their snow boots, we here in Scottsdale are ready to bare down to our bikinis for some serious pool time, great music and tasty cocktails. Here are the details on the… Read More →

Miller Earns 2013 Alice Truman Leadership Award

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The Southern Arizona Chapter of the Arizona Women Lawyers Association awarded Megan E. Miller with the 2013 Alice Truman Leadership Award. Miller is currently Vice President and General Counsel for Long Realty Company, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate. Despite having not received her undergraduate education in Arizona (Megan initially attended Barnard College, received her B.A. from Smith… Read More →

Scottsdale League for the Arts Appoints Board Member

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Susan E. Wells, partner of business law firm Jaburg Wilk, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Scottsdale League for the Arts. The Scottsdale League for the Arts is a non-profit volunteer organization supporting artists, arts programs and education through fundraising and special events, including the Scottsdale Culinary Festival. Funds raised are… Read More →

2013 Top Lawyers list: Business/corporate law

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March 21, 2013 by in Featured | Legal | Lists

Az Business magazine’s 2013 top lawyer list was created after the editorial department asked Arizona law firms to nominate their two best attorneys from 16 different categories for consideration. Those nominees were put on a ballot and were voted on by their peers in the legal community and the readers of Az Business magazine to… Read More →

2013 Top Lawyers list: Bankruptcy/reorganization

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March 20, 2013 by in Featured | Legal | Lists

Az Business magazine’s 2013 top lawyer list was created after the editorial department asked Arizona law firms to nominate their two best attorneys from 16 different categories for consideration. Those nominees were put on a ballot and were voted on by their peers in the legal community and the readers of Az Business magazine to… Read More →

2013 Top Lawyers list: Banking

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March 19, 2013 by in Featured | Legal | Lists

Az Business magazine’s 2013 top lawyer list was created after the editorial department asked Arizona law firms to nominate their two best attorneys from 16 different categories for consideration. Those nominees were put on a ballot and were voted on by their peers in the legal community and the readers of Az Business magazine to… Read More →

Family Summer Fun 2012

Family Summer Fun
April 28, 2012 by in Events | Lists

During the summer, two things increase: the temperature and the amount of time your kids spend at home — and both can be stressful. Here are some fun and engaging activities for the whole family to enjoy so you can bank on some family summer fun! Have you heard of the Heard Museum? This museum… Read More →

Easter Events Throughout The Valley

Easter Events
March 25, 2012 by in Events | Lists

Hippity, hoppity; Easter’s on its way. So if you haven’t already thought about what you’re doing for the holiday, you’re in luck because we have listed a few Easter events happening throughout the Valley. Here are a few Easter events in the Valley: Mesa Arizona Temple Visitors’ Center of the Church of Jesus Christ of… Read More →

Top Picnic Places In Arizona

Top Picnic Places In Arizona
March 18, 2012 by in Lists

With the weather getting warmer, who doesn’t want to spend more time outdoors? So gather your family and have yourself a picnic. This spring season, consider having a picnic at one of the following locations: Northern Arizona Dead Horse Ranch State Park is located in Cottonwood and covers 423 acres of land that includes 10… Read More →

10 Great Springtime Reads

great springtime reads
March 5, 2012 by in Lists

Even if you won’t be going on a tropical getaway this spring, set yourself free with these great springtime reads. Eat, Pray, Love Author:  Elizabeth Gilbert This memoir, now turned movie, is a must-read. Elizabeth Gilbert leaves behind her comfortable, American lifestyle and her recent divorce to find what she truly needs from life. The… Read More →

Five Ways To Get More Cash From Your Business

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February 12, 2012 by in Columnist Spotlight | Finance | Lists

As CEO of B2B CFO®, I regularly talk about our motto which is, “Cash. We help you get it®”. When talking about how we help our clients get more cash, I find that there is generally a misconception. Most people think that there are only two ways to get more cash: the first one being… Read More →

Top 10 Super Bowl Commercials Of 2012

Top 10 Super Bowl Commercials Of 2012
February 6, 2012 by in Events | Lists | Sports

Every year the biggest brands in America spend millions of dollars for a small window of advertisement during the biggest sporting event of the year. From the comedy of Jerry Seinfeld to the growling voice of Clint Eastwood, 2012’s Super Bowl commercials were pretty spot on. The Coca-Cola polar bears even had me leave at… Read More →

Arizona Centennial Events: Where Will You Be?

Arizona Centennial
February 5, 2012 by in Events | Lists

Arizona is celebrating its 100th birthday February 14, 2012 — so where will you be? Check out what’s happening around the state for the Arizona Centennial. Arizona Centennial Events: Central Arizona Arizona Centennial Best Fest, Phoenix Arizona Centennial Best Fest will take place in downtown Phoenix and include an “Arizona World’s Fair” exhibit, kids zone,… Read More →

Extreme Sports And Other Arizona Adventures For Thrill Seekers

Extreme Sport, Arizona Adventures
January 1, 2012 by in Lists | Travel

Extreme Sports And Other Arizona Adventures For Thrill Seekers If you ever heard yourself complain about the lack of things to do in Arizona, look no further than your front door. Heavy in natural wonder, Arizona is an extraordinary place to do out-of-the-ordinary things, especially extreme sports. Trapeze U Have you ever dreamed of trapezing… Read More →

Flash Websites: Five Unique & Interesting Ones

Flash Websites
December 25, 2011 by in Lists | Tech

While there are so many good flash websites out there, this list is of five of the more unique and interesting ones on the internet at the moment, from all sorts of different subjects. Whether you want to learn something, motivate yourself or play a game, these five sites are definitely worth a look. Monoface… Read More →

10 Re-careering Tips

10 Re-careering Tips - AZ Business Magazine November/December 2011
December 11, 2011 by in AZ Business Magazine | Education | Lists

10 Re-careering Tips: 1. Check out the hot — and not-so-hot — fields. The Bureau of Labor Statistics gives indications of which fields expect to grow versus lose jobs, so keep that in mind when you’re deciding whether or not to become a social worker (should be a good bet) or a television anchor (not… Read More →

10 Top National Geographic Photos

Earth, National Geographic
December 4, 2011 by in Lists | Snapshot | Travel

National Geographic: “Inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888.” For me, it has been an inspiration since 1992, the year I came to exist on the planet. My parents have had a subscription to National Geographic ever since I can remember, and my attic now acts as an archive for past Nat Geo… Read More →

Brandon’s Best List: The Best Valley Food

Brandon's Best List: Best Valley Food
November 27, 2011 by in Dining | Lists

Brandon’s Best List: The Best Valley Food 1. BEST Greek Food /Gyro Sandwich: Gyros Express / Gyros Restaurant Price: $ What to order: Gyro Sandwich with extra creamy homemade tzatziki sauce Compliment your sandwich with a basket of freshly made crispy french fries. 7132 E Becker Ln Scottsdale, AZ 85254 (480) 483-0300 In a bit… Read More →

Phoenix Museums: History, Culture And More

Phoenix Museums
November 20, 2011 by in Lists

Interested in the history of Phoenix or the culture surrounding it? Or are you just looking for a good, educational and interesting time? Check out one of many Phoenix museums, focusing on everything from art and music, to science and history. With so many from which to choose, here are five well-known museums located throughout… Read More →

5 Weird Arizona Attractions You Have To See

Arizona Centennial, Mystery Castle
November 13, 2011 by in Lists

Over the course of the past 100 years, inhabitants of Arizona have left their marks on the surface of the Arizona landscape for better, worse or just plain weird. Here are some Arizona attractions worth visiting at least once: The Mystery Castle on South Mountain This Phoenix Point of Pride was built on the base of South… Read More →

iPhone Business Apps: How To Work From Anywhere

iPhone Business Apps
October 30, 2011 by in Lists | Mobile | Tech

Have you ever looked at your iPhone and thought it would be great if it could help you out at work? If you have, you might like some of these iPhone business apps. There’s many more than just these five, of course, for a very wide variety of possible uses and tasks (the catchphrase “there’s… Read More →

Used Bookstores: When Barnes & Noble Isn’t Enough

Used Bookstores
October 23, 2011 by in Lists

There are plenty of fine bookstores throughout the Valley and Arizona, but what if you’re looking for an older or more obscure book? Where can you look if stores like Barnes & Noble doesn’t have what you want? You could certainly shop online … or even better, you can help support Arizona by shopping at… Read More →

AVEDA Concept Salons

AVEDA Concept Salons
October 16, 2011 by in Executive Lifestyle | Lists

Everyone needs a little rub down every once in a while, but if you don’t have the time or the money to make it to one of Arizona’s world-renowned spas, there are still plenty of places in the East Valley that won’t leave your bank account sore — including AVEDA Concept Salons. AVEDA, a beauty… Read More →

Centennial Series: Top 10 Arizona Legal Cases

Top Arizona Legal Cases - AZ Business Magazine September/October 2011

ASU law professor and dean emeritus names top Arizona legal cases Arizona has grown in the past 100 years from a territory formerly part of the wild, wild West to a state with a rich history of legal cases affecting either local residents or residents along with the rest of the nation. Based on my… Read More →