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Joan Koerber Walker – Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

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Joan Koerber Walker – CEO, Arizona Bioindustry Association An entrepreneur, investor, advisor and former Fortune 500 executive, Koerber-Walker works on behalf of the Arizona bioscience industry to support the growth of the industry on the local and national level. Greatest accomplishment: “Developing and maintaining relationships with a diverse community of leaders around the world.” Surprising… Read More →

Phoenix Housing Market in a Slump

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The Phoenix-area housing market is officially in a slump. That’s according to a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, which reveals the latest details on Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of June: * Though the median single-family home price went up 11 percent from last June, the… Read More →

Silicon Valley Bank continues expansion in Arizona

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Silicon Valley Bank, the bank of the global innovation economy, is extending its investment in Arizona by bringing additional IT and finance positions to its Tempe location in support of the company’s global operations. In addition, Silicon Valley Bank committed to lend or invest at least $100M to technology and life science companies based in… Read More →

The Anti-Diva Guide to Startups

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Approaching a startup with a diva attitude is a great way to fail before you even begin. To launch a successful startup you need to be willing to work harder, longer and for less (usually nothing at the beginning) than any other person out there to make your idea become a reality. Essentially, you need… Read More →

Study: Humble CEOs Good for Business

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Forget the stereotypes of arrogant, macho leaders who don’t care about anyone else’s opinion. A new study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows humble CEOs significantly benefit a company and its management — likely more than the blowhards who think it’s their way or the highway. “Humble CEOs… Read More →

Can’t slim down? Here’s why …

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Wanting to lose fat, and failing at it, is one of the most frustrating experiences ever. Read the following 7 Fat Loss Problems to discover what is standing in your way and how to quickly and easily begin reshaping it all. Fat Loss Problem No. 1: Your Mind Your mind is your number one ally… Read More →

TGen study provides new insights on HIV

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A new study led by the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) provides insights into the interplay among bacteria, viruses and the immune system during HIV infection. Currently, doctors measure HIV-positive men’s infectivity — their potential to infect others — based on their blood viral load. However, some men produce large amounts of virus in their… Read More →

8 steps to successful payment collection

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Although the economy is improving, collections remains a daunting task for many companies. Recognizing the challenges and establishing necessary procedures can help to turn the situation around. All business owners want to reduce the number of late paying clients and to build stronger customer relationships. The question is, “How?” Despite all the high-tech solutions available… Read More →

NAIOP: Commercial real estate strongest since economic recovery

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The commercial real estate development industry grew at the strongest pace since the economic recovery began in 2011, according to an annual report on the state of the industry released today by the NAIOP Research Foundation.  The report, entitled “The Economic Impacts of Commercial Real Estate,” determined that the economic impact realized by the development… Read More →

How Arizona Competes – presented by YLG

July 21, 2014 by in
When: August 22, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: 4455 East Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ, 85018, United States

SOLD OUT HOW ARIZONA COMPETES – PRESENTED BY YLG Thursday, August 22 Fox Restaurant Concepts 4455 E. Camelback Road Phoenix 4:00 pm Registration 4:30 – 5:30 pm Program 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Networking Reception On… Read More →

9th Annual ULI Arizona Trends Day Conference

July 21, 2014 by in
When: February 19, 2014 @ 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Where: 340 North 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ, 85004, United States

The ULI Arizona District Council is pleased to announce the 9th Annual Real Estate Trends Day Conference! This year’s theme is Spreading Prosperity: Innovation and Job Growth for Arizona’s Future Trends in 2014. This one-day deep dive… Read More →

Women’s Leadership Initiative Program

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When: May 6, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: 450 E Lemon Street, MRED Suite 150, Tempe, AZ, 85287, United States

Behind Board Room Doors: Stories and Insights from Susan Shultz, CEO and Founder of the Board Institute   Tuesday, May 6   5:00 pm Registration & Networking Reception 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Program Arizona… Read More →

Janet G. Betts – Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

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Janet G. Betts – Member, Sherman & Howard Betts is a published author and is recognized in Best Lawyers in America. Greatest accomplishment: “I am a zealous advocate, leading my clients with integrity and perseverance through challenging business situations to meet their expectations and goals. My greatest accomplishment: Achieving the end result, with a thank… Read More →

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute partners with Novartis

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Researchers from the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute (BAI) today announced a partnership with Novartis in a pioneering medical trial to determine whether two investigational anti-amyloid drugs—an active immunotherapy and an oral medication—can prevent or delay the emergence of symptoms of Alzheimer’s in people at particularly high risk for developing the disease at older ages. The five-year… Read More →

UA College of Medicine Accredited Through 2022

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The medical education program at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, designed to train the next generation of highly skilled physicians dedicated to improving patient care and advancing the state of medical knowledge, has earned accreditation through 2022, a full eight-year term. The Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), the accreditation authority… Read More →