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Yikes! 97 Percent of Your Employees May Not be Able to Identify a Phishing Email :


When you think of cyber attacks, you may imagine complex campaigns against major corporations and governments. The reality, however, is far more common and serious - especially for small businesses. by ...


What If Government Just Gave Everyone Cash, No Strings Attached?:


The radical idea of a universal basic income is far from new, but it's finally being tested around the world -- even in America. by Zach Patton Full Story: http://www.governing.com/topics/health-human-services/gov-universal-basic-income-cash-poverty.html ...


5 Principles For Working With Someone You Don't Like:


One thing is certain in any business - not everyone you have to deal with will be like you, or will like you (and vice versa). These people may include one of your business partners, an investor, a key ...


Rural America Gets Creative to Attract Much-Needed Doctors:


"Training in 'the sticks,' sticks," says one medical professional. But first, rural areas have to get doctors there. Because of the Affordable Care Act, more Americans have health insurance than ...


The Changing Rules Of Tech Entrepreneurship:


Since 1996, manufacturing jobs in the United States have decreased by a whopping 28%. Britain's industrial story isn't too rosy, either. Over the last couple of decades or so, high-growth tech companies ...


Patagonia Steps Up Its Public Lands Activism With First-Ever TV Commercial Targeting Secretary Zinke in Montana:


This first-ever TV spot is part of a nearly $700,000 media buy, of statewide television and radio time in Secretary Zinke's home state of Montana reminding him that he once said "our greatest treasures ...


Talent: A Two-Part Series - Part I. The Currency of the 21st Century Economic Developer - Part II. Identifying, Implementing, & Funding Organizational Solutions:


Part I. The Currency of the 21st Century Economic Developer For more than 30 years I've had the opportunity to assist communities with their development goals and have witnessed first-hand ...


Talent: A Two-Part Series - Part I. The Currency of the 21st Century Economic Developer - Part II. Identifying, Implementing, & Funding Organizational Solutions:


Part I. The Currency of the 21st Century Economic Developer For more than 30 years I've had the opportunity to assist communities with their development goals and have witnessed first-hand ...


Montana Is Open for Business:


A great majority of Montana travelers are lured by the state's 93 million acres of spectacular unspoiled nature. Due to the state's diverse landscape and weather, wildfires happen as a natural part ...


Could this district become Missoula's new "innovation corridor?":


Visions for a large technology campus near downtown Missoula are taking shape off West Broadway, where plans for an "innovation corridor" are gaining traction and have found the backers needed to move ...


TED Talk of the week - Manoush Zomorodi: How boredom can lead to your most brilliant ideas:


Do you sometimes have your most creative ideas while folding laundry, washing dishes or doing nothing in particular? It's because when your body goes on autopilot, your brain gets busy forming new neural ...


Montana Registered Apprenticeship Program - Are you interested in becoming a automotive technician?:


The MTADA http://apprenticeship.mt.gov/ has partnered up with the Department of Labor and Industry, Big Sky Dual Enrollment Pathways along with educators and Dealers throughout the state in order to ...


Development group in Billings looks to connect urban American Indians with health care:


Since 1996 the Native American Development Corporation http://www.nadc-nabn.org/ has worked with tribes throughout Montana, Wyoming and the Dakotas to help build local business and champion economic growth. ...


11 Quick Tips to Get More Value out of Your Board:


Many board meetings are bored meetings. Management teams whisk through slides trying to get through a presentation to share how great things are going and they are eager to get through the meeting so ...


5 Steps To A Compelling Story For Business Proposals:


If you are proposing a merger or acquisition, or simply seeking an investor for your business, the process is the same. You have to put together a convincing story of a win-win opportunity for both sides. ...


We are excited to announce that after 26 years in Southern California, U.S. Optics will officially be relocating to beautiful Kalispell, Montana.:


As a part of the recent acquisition, the DRSG/U.S. Optics https://www.usoptics.com/ team have been making many positive changes to production, quality, warranty process and more. It is important to us ...


University of Montana Program Receives Donation for Women's Entrepreneurship From PDT Inc. (Paradise Dental Technologies) of Missoula and additional funds from individual donors.:


The Pursue Your Passion program at the University of Montana has expanded with facilitators and fellowships, thanks to a generous $5,000 donation from PDT Inc. (Paradise Dental Technologies) https://www.pdtdental.com/ ...


Wells Fargo Borrower Got Unneeded Insurance, and Ruined Credit:


Wells Fargo has promised to make amends to the customers it forced to buy car insurance that they didn't need. Allan Dunlap, a former Wells Fargo borrower who spent months trying to get the bank to correct ...


Coming to Auction - 1937 White Yellowstone Park Tour Bus:




Upcoming training events- The Small Business Webinar Series begins: September 7, 2017 Two-Day Profit Mastery: September 13-14, 2017:


The Small Business Webinar Series: Understanding Credit Card Processing Thursday, September 7, 2017 11am-11:30am Join the webinar live at: http://www.msucommunitydevelopment.org/smallbusiness.html COST: ...


Recruiters Share the Best Interview Answer They've Ever Heard:


If you've been doing your homework, you probably already have an idea of what a good interview answer looks like. For instance, if someone asks you what your biggest strengths are, you likely already ...


10 Simple Daily Practices That Will Make You Happier:




Montana Career Opportunity - Office Manager - MBAC:


MBAC is looking for a dynamic, self-starting professional to be the Office Manager working to keep finances current and analyzed throughout the MBAC/Gateway Region: Lewis and Clark, Broadwater, and ...


Import 101 Training, 09/21, Missoula:


2017-09-21 13:45:00 Missoula College, Room 230 Contact: 406-243-6982 or email: info@mwtc.org Whether you're looking to diversify your product line, add capital equipment or enhance your supply chain, ...


Senator Tester talks technology with Bozeman business leaders. He hears about the need for rural education improvement. :


A group of high-tech business owners joined Montana Sen. Jon Tester on Thursday at the Bozeman Public Library to discuss how the state could continue to attract and retain high-paying jobs for the state. The ...


All Are Invited - Missoula Design Excellence Community Workshop II - 9/21 - Missoula, Montana:


2017-09-21 17:30:00 DoubleTree Hotel Missoula Contact: http://www.missouladesignexcellence.org The City of Missoula, along with a consultant team led by Winter & Co, will begin to refine a ...


Arts Education Leadership Summit - 9/29-30 - Helena, Montana:


2017-09-29 14:00:00 Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art Contact: Christy Mock-Stutz cmstutz@mt.gov Please join the Montana Arts Council and the Montana Office of Public Instruction as we ...


Contracting With The State Of Montana - 8/22 - Great Falls, Montana:


The GF PTAC (Procurement Technical Assistance Center) hosted at GFDA is offering a workshop http://www.montanaptac.org/services/upcoming-trainings/ sponsored by the State Procurement Bureau on "Contracting ...


Tools And Strategies For Economic Revitalization - 10/11-12 - Missoula, Montana:


Hello, Community Leaders, Planners, and Economic Development Stakeholders! I wanted to let you all know about a free brownfields workshop being co-hosted by City of Missoula and the Technical ...


Why Startups Should Look for Opportunity Between the Coasts:


Dozens of cities around the nation have everything Silicon Valley does, except the crushing costs. One thing is obvious: New York and the Bay Area are no longer the sole sources of technological ...

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