Unique Environmental Factors Businesses Owners in Northern Nevada Need to Know

Unique Environmental Factors Businesses Owners in Northern Nevada Need to Know

By Nick Ross, Operations Manager, WETLAB - Western Environmental Testing Laboratory Nevada is an ideal state for businesses or companies to relocate to or build from the ground up. Specifically, in the northern part of the state, with the business-friendly environment and large amount of industrial space, it’s no wonder that companies like Apple, Tesla, Panasonic [...]

HR Guide on Re-Entering the Nevada Workplace

HR Guide on Re-Entering the Nevada Workplace

By Karyn Jensen, Owner of HRC, Ltd. (The Human Resource Connection) As business owners, it is our responsibility to communicate effectively with our employees, and that has never been more crucial than during this pandemic. Returning employees to work and providing a safe and healthy work environment, and communicating your plan for that effectively, amidst COVID19 [...]

Thrive Wellness of Reno Moves to New Historic Location

Thrive Wellness of Reno Moves to New Historic Location

Northern Nevada’s only comprehensive mental healthcare center Thrive Wellness of Reno has moved to a new location — the historic Roy House in downtown Reno. Thrive offers specialized care options in eating disorders, perinatal mental health, anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorders and more. All programs and staff are slated to move their services over to The [...]

Q&D Construction Embraces “New Normal” of Operations in COVID-19 Pandemic 

Q&D Construction Embraces “New Normal” of Operations in COVID-19 Pandemic 

Amidst a shifting paradigm of everyday work culture in Northern Nevada, Q&D Construction – a locally-owned and operated construction company – is embracing their own operational “new normal” within their worksites, project offices and in their main office. For Q&D, a “new normal” means dealing with tightened budgets and smaller projects, as well as its [...]

Delivering with Dignity Reno-Sparks Brings Thousands of Meals to Community in Need

Delivering with Dignity Reno-Sparks Brings Thousands of Meals to Community in Need

Over 6,000 fresh meals have been delivered to in-need members of the Reno-Sparks community in under four weeks, thanks to Delivering with Dignity Reno-Sparks, a public service program where volunteers deliver high-quality meals from locally-owned restaurants directly to vulnerable families. Launched on May 4 of this year by Lt. Governor Kate Marshall and United Way [...]

Edgewood Tahoe Resort™ Begins Re-Opening Rollout

Edgewood Tahoe Resort™ Begins Re-Opening Rollout

Edgewood Tahoe Resort announces, in accordance with the order from Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak, that its golf course,  Bistro, salon and lodge are now open. Edgewood Tahoe is committed to maintaining a safe environment with additional sanitizing procedures and the implementation of social distancing guidelines. Last week, the prestigious Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course opened to [...]

OUR Center Reno to Honor Outstanding LGBTQ+ Community Efforts at ‘Milk Made’ Awards

OUR Center Reno to Honor Outstanding LGBTQ+ Community Efforts at ‘Milk Made’ Awards

OUR Center Reno — a local nonprofit providing the Northern Nevada LGBTQ+ community access to support, resources, educational programs and more — will recognize the exceptional efforts that members of the community make in support of Northern Nevada GLBTQA (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Ally) rights at the Harvey Milk Day & Milk Made Awards. [...]

Thrive Wellness of Reno Launches COVID-19 Support Groups

Thrive Wellness of Reno Launches COVID-19 Support Groups

Thrive Wellness of Reno is a dedicated collaborative of specialists in eating disorders, anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorders and perinatal mood disorders, offering the only “one-stop-shop” for mental healthcare services in northern Nevada. Recently, they have launched two new support groups to help people with the impacts of COVID-19: COVID-19 Impact Support Group – A free, [...]

Quality Corrections & Inspections: An innovative supply chain resource partner

Quality Corrections & Inspections: An innovative supply chain resource partner

by Jeff Leake Logistics professionals, importers and retailers are continuously navigating a maze of challenges in bringing imported goods to U.S. markets. There are regulations for filing appropriate paperwork and meeting product safety or regulatory requirements.  Goods need to be packaged, handled and shipped properly to protect the product integrity or quality.  Importers and retailers [...]