WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO HELP A CAUSE YOU’RE PASSIONATE ABOUT?

Jim Herrin, Director, Salt Lake Region SBDC Starting and running a non-profit business can be one of the most satisfying and beneficial endeavors you can have in your life.  From time to time people come to our office that are interested in creating non-profit companies for very worthwhile causes, and some for fairly strange [...]

By | 2017-12-11T11:18:52+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Charity, Financial, Leadership, SBDC|0 Comments

Building a Better Brand: Renya Nelson

Our Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Cohort 8 scholar, Renya Nelson was recently featured in an American Express Open Forum article about her Company Brand Aid. She built the company from the ground up after leaving her high stress LA branding company. Brand Aid has been a 100% referral based business ever since. Renya and her [...]

By | 2017-10-18T12:01:20+00:00 October 18th, 2017|10kSB, Creative, Goldman Sachs, Leadership, Recognition|0 Comments

Refugee Leadership Class Holds Graduation

The Refugee Leadership Training class held their graduation on May 24, 2017 at SLCC South City Campus. There were more than 40 graduates representing over 14 countries and communities from the Middle East, Africa, and Haiti, now living in Utah. The program featured traditional African Burundi Drummers, a panel with 6 refugees, and a [...]

By | 2017-08-25T09:17:46+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Graduation, Leadership, Partnership, Refugee|0 Comments

Real Women Run Offers Training For Women Looking to Use Their Voice in 2017 and Beyond

Real Women Run held two events for those wanting to use their voice to work for change in their community, work on political campaigns, or consider running for office.  The topics included:  Are We Making Progress With Women in Utah Politics? Facts, Figures, and Fallacies How to Get Involved: Get Yourself on a Board, [...]

By | 2017-08-25T09:17:46+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Conference, Governments, Leadership, Partnership, Training|0 Comments

Refugee Leadership Training Program Graduates Honored

Salt Lake Community College’s Miller Business Resource Center (MBRC) held its annual graduation ceremony for the Refugee Leadership Training program, a 40-hour training curriculum designed to teach and instill confidence in refugees from around the world to become leaders and spokespersons for their communities. The program is a part of an ongoing community outreach from [...]

By | 2017-08-25T09:17:47+00:00 May 2nd, 2016|Graduation, Leadership, Refugee, Training|0 Comments