MFG Hosts 2nd educational health care reform forum
Learn how the latest series of changes in the health care reform bill, which went into effect last month, impact business, employees and the bottom line at a free lunch hosted by MFG Benefits, LLC from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday in the Reno offices of MacLean Financial Group, 1325 Airmotive Way, Suite 390.
A Healthy Business Strategy
Educating business owners on the ins and outs of the new health care reform law and examining ways to promote wellness in the workplace were among the items discussed at the Peppermill Resort Casino on Thursday morning during the Reno Sparks Chamber of Commerce 3rd Annual Healthcare Forum.
It’s an app world
Scott Armstrong considers himself an evangelist of sorts. And the message he trumpets is delivered with fervor and promise.
It’s tax time again for some business owners
It's income tax season again for many small business owners, those who got an extension until Oct. 15 to file their returns. They have a choice: Get started now and compile their returns in an orderly fashion, or face another bout of eleventh-hour panic.
MacLean Financial Group celebrates 20th anniversary
RENO — MacLean Financial Group Inc. (MFG) is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a champagne reception today from 2 to 5 p.m. at its office at 1325 Airmotive Way, Suite 390. Hawley MacLean, president and CEO of MacLean, believes the success of his company is the individualized attention clients receive. “We help business owners and families build, protect and preserve multigenerational wealth,” MacLean said. MFG’s 20th anniversary celebratio...
Local Jani-King owners expand
Vaughn and Debbie Parks, owners of Jani-King of Reno, have just completed the purchase of Elko County franchise of the cleaning service. The Parks already own the Jani-King master franchise for Washoe, Humbolt, Lyon, Pershing, Churchill, Storey, Carson, Douglas and Mineral counties. Currently there are 21 franchise owners working with Jani-King of Reno, and all are doing very well, even in these rough economic times. Some are even hiring to ta...
Learn how to land federal contracts
RENO — The General Services Administration (GSA) pre-negotiates contracts with businesses that other federal agencies can use to buy goods and services. It maintains a large collection of these contracts in the GSA Schedule. Procurement managers from government agencies can view these agreements and make purchases from the GSA Schedule. Contracting with GSA opens the door to many opportunities and additional buyers. To learn how to contract wi...
Video contest hosted by local job websites
RENO — RenoTahoeJobs.com has partnered with CarsonValleyJobs.com to host a video contest. In 20 seconds or less, participants have an opportunity to show off their creativity by writing, shooting and submitting a commercial for the job boards. “This video contest is an opportunity for people to share their ideas for a great commercial and have a chance of winning one of three cash prizes,” said Eric Swanson, CEO and president of RenoTahoeJobs....
Marching to the beat of the business drum
The now-vacant halls of the Musician Rehearsal Center in Sparks reverberate with new hopes based on old dreams for owner Bill Woody. A musician himself in the 1960s and 1970s, Woody hopes to open a tailor-made rehearsal space for local bands by the end of next week.