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Developing on tribal land: benefits and challenges developers face

Tribal lands
by in AZRE Magazine

Recently, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community has been garnering a lot of development buzz.   While developing on tribal lands can be a complex process, developers are taking on the challenges in order to take advantage of other perks associated with building on tribal lands like various tax benefits. New projects in the Talking… Read More →

There are unsung benefits of holiday stress

If there are five weeks during the year that we should be the most thankful, grateful and appreciative, it’s those between Thanksgiving and New Years. However, it’s not uncommon that those feelings get swept under the rug during the rush of holiday parties, hosting family members and gift-buying. And while many begin to think of… Read More →

Wells Fargo employees get time off to volunteer

by in Banking | Featured | Nonprofit

Shirley Burns, David Decker, and Sandy Whitver have been awarded a Volunteer Leave Award from Wells Fargo. These awards are presented annually to a select group of Wells Fargo team members and enable them to take up to four months off, while still receiving full pay and benefits, to focus on a community-based volunteer project… Read More →

DES expects delays for some jobless benefits

Arizona Unemployment

The Arizona Department of Economic Security says payment of extended unemployment benefits may be delayed by about a week. The department says it needs to make some computer programming changes as a result of the federal government’s last-minute extension of emergency unemployment benefits. Congress passed the legislation and President Barack Obama signed it this week.… Read More →

Tech Q&A: What is cloud computing?

by in Blogs | Featured | Tech

Question: What is cloud computing? Answer: Everyone is talking about cloud computing.  So, what exactly is it and it is right for your business? Cloud computing is the use of computing resources (hardware and software) that are delivered as a service over a network (typically the Internet). The real question is should you use a… Read More →

Tech Q&A: Outsourcing vs. consultant

by in Blogs | Featured | Tech

Question: In this economy, does it make more sense to outsource IT or utilize a consultant?   Answer: Outsourcing is more cost effective than a full time person and you gain 24/7 support, whereas an employee only works a certain shift like 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Outsourcing means you are getting more than just… Read More →