Nevada Business Owners Express Concerns Over NLRB Overreach to Sen. Heller

Las Vegas, NV – Several Las Vegas area local business owners and representatives met with Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) to express their concerns with recent and pending actions of the National Labor Relations Board that would significantly expand the definition of joint employer. Should that occur, it would alter the employer-employee relationship and undermine local business … [Read more...]

Franchising: A Rapid-Growth Business Model

Despite the inherent and external challenges, franchising can be very rewarding, if done right.

Since 1985, Reno-headquartered franchisor, Port of Subs Inc., has sold licenses to entrepreneurs to independently own and operate its made-fresh-to-order sandwich shops, in accordance with the brand and the parent companies’ wishes. Today, the corporation has 108 franchisees in addition to 35 of its own locations, spread throughout the western U.S., and it continues to expand. … [Read more...]

Power Women: Enough Said

The name says it all.  Nevada’s Power Women are helping to shape the state and working for the betterment of our communities.  They are in the trenches day in and day out with the goal of improving where we live and work.  They say behind every great man is a woman; we say, behind every great state are several women.  We’re honored to include this year’s Power Women in the … [Read more...]