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Hiring family and friends: Benefits and pitfalls

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A common question that often surfaces is whether it is wise to hire family members or friends. Opinions are generally strong concerning this issue, and there seem to be as many on one side of the fence as the other. In many cultures business is largely based on relational lines — many even in the… Continue Reading Hiring family and friends: Benefits and pitfalls

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Turn off your engine!

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As we read about yet another military experiment with biofuels, one associated with the Navy’s Pacific fleet, it seems as if waste is never going to be curbed. What has been termed a $12 million cocktail of biofuels has brought congressional scrutiny and the ire of at least some lawmakers who ignore the fact that… Continue Reading Turn off your engine!

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The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is all grown up and headed into a new school year as one of the region’s emerging economic drivers. The university, once a small commuter college, now packs a $310 million economic punch to the local economy and is growing. This year, the university is building a $17.5… Continue Reading UCCS: Driving the region’s economic growth

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t’s not surprising that retired banker Bill Berenz likes to mountain bike. Continue Reading Berenz hits the road after successful banking career

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When Caroline Bilodeau finished college several years ago in her native Montreal, she took a road trip to the United States — and never went back. Continue Reading Palmer Lake’s Speedtrap a ‘spur of the moment’ success

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Tim Beeson has been investing his retirement savings in real estate for almost two decades, and he has noticed he’s not alone anymore. Continue Reading Investors buying real estate with retirement money

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How to spot spammers stealing server space

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Yes, it’s still happening and it’s worse than ever — spammers break into your company’s Web server and set up little robots that generate thousands of pages of spam links without you ever knowing it. The consequences for businesses are huge; once the links are discovered on the Web and traced back to your company’s… Continue Reading How to spot spammers stealing server space

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People on the Move – August 31, 2012

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Jim Kolar has joined the staff of Furnace World of Colorado Springs in the operations department. He has more than 30 years experience as a sole proprietor conducting business as a custom building and electrical contractor. New Realtor Susan Lohrberg Humphreys has joined the residential sales team at Weichert, Realtors-Pikes Peak Group. She completed the… Continue Reading People on the Move – August 31, 2012

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Kudos! – August 31, 2012

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Frontier Airlines gives $54,440 to wildfire relief efforts Frontier Airlines presented a check this month for $54,440 to the Pikes Peak Red Cross to help people affected by the Colorado wildfires. During the month of July, Frontier Airlines donated 10 cents for every $1 spent on-board for food and beverage items to American Red Cross… Continue Reading Kudos! – August 31, 2012

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On the Horizon – August 31, 2012

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Sept. 5, 6, and 18 PPWC on the road To celebrate Workforce Development Month, the Pikes Peak Workforce Center is taking its two most popular workshops and its Ask a Career Consultant session on the road to its satellite offices. Ask a Career Consultant session will be held at each location on the same day.… Continue Reading On the Horizon – August 31, 2012

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