“Our team is now complete with Deanna coming on board, her skillsets are a great fit for the Chamber and her passion and commitment to the community are an added bonus,” said Mindy McCloughan, CEO and president of the Loveland Chamber of Commerce. “She has served in many volunteer and leadership roles with the Chamber […]
New Year, New Business?
Welcome to 2023! This time of year, people use the calendar to evaluate and set priorities for the next twelve months. What are our priorities, things we want and don’t want in their lives, goals, and new endeavors we want to start? For some people, this includes pursuing their dream business. Whether you are looking […]
Coming soon! Funding Opportunity from the Office of the Future of Work
The Office of the Future of Work at the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment will begin accepting online applications on November 18th, 2022 from Colorado employers interested in adopting the registered apprenticeship model. Accelerate Apprenticeship Grants encourage employer adoption of registered apprenticeship in the state of Colorado. Employers receive up to $7,500 in grant […]
Northern Colorado Workforce Development Partnership Between Weld And Larimer Counties Is The First Of Its Kind In The State
In order to best serve the residents and businesses of the northern Colorado region and to ensure the success of common workforce development goals, the Weld County Board of Commissioners, alongside the Larimer County Board of Commissioners, have signed and approved the first regional workforce memorandum of understanding between Employment Services of Weld County (ESWC) […]
Northern Colorado Recognized by Economic Development Council of Colorado
PUEBLO, COLORADO (Oct. 20, 2022) – The Economic Development Council of Colorado (EDCC) announced the 2022 EDIE award recipients, recognizing economic development excellence during its annual Drive|Lead|Succeed Conference at Pueblo Convention Center in Pueblo, Colorado last week. The most recognized award in economic development in Colorado, the EDIE represents outstanding achievements by its members, organizations, […]
Northern Colorado Partners Recognized at Statewide Conference
On October 19, 2022 two Northern Colorado professionals were recognized by the Rocky Mountain Workforce Development Association for their outstanding work. Lisa Taylor with the Immigrant Refugee Center of Northern Colorado (IRCNOCO) was recognized for achieving greater results through commitment to developing sound partnerships that make an impact in the community. Under her leadership, the […]
Spend, Gift and Support Downtown Businesses
Downtown Loveland mobile gift card program serves as a simple way to give back to our community (Loveland, CO) August 24, 2022 – The Loveland Downtown District is excited to continue and improve the Downtown Loveland Gift Card Program, a community-based digital gift card that makes it fun and easy to keep localspending local. The […]
Downtown Loveland One Sweet Summer Event Series Returns in June
LOVELAND, CO –May 23, 2022: The Loveland Downtown District is pleased to announce that its One Sweet Summer event series is returning to The Foundry Plaza for 2022, running from June through September. Kicking off June 11, there will be a variety of activities and concerts that bring fun for everyone. All events in the […]
Goal-Setting Key to Business Success
Options are many, including OKR, SMART, PEERS and FAST When starting a business, the excitement of a new product or service makes goal-setting seem easy. But one to two years in, how do business owners keep the momentum going and continue to set targets to move their business along an upward trajectory? If they lack […]
Top Tips for Hiring Professional Services
What do you need to know before hiring a marketing firm, an accountant, a bookkeeper or an attorney?
Small business owners wearing multiple hats might want to take off one or two to focus on what they do best: the day-to-day operations of their business.