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Costs matter in hiring | Brunell

Costs matter in hiring | Brunell

While both sides argue the merits of Seattle’s escalating minimum wage, there are other issues, such as the total cost per worker, which enter into… Continue reading

Costs matter in hiring | Brunell
Revenue offers free webinar about business taxes

Revenue offers free webinar about business taxes

The following is a press release from the Washington State Department of Revenue. Business owners in Washington have many responsibilities, including knowing which taxes they… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2018
Revenue offers free webinar about business taxes
County’s new solid waste disposal rate to support facility upgrades, service improvements

County’s new solid waste disposal rate to support facility upgrades, service improvements

A small increase in King County’s solid waste disposal rates takes effect Jan. 1, 2019, and includes a discounted fee for low-income customers. “The discounted… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018
County’s new solid waste disposal rate to support facility upgrades, service improvements
Dentists of Covington to open next week

Dentists of Covington to open next week

Dentists of Covington will be opening its doors next week on Tuesday, Aug. 28. Dentists of Covington is a general dentistry office that see patients… Continue reading

  • Aug 22, 2018
Dentists of Covington to open next week
Seattle’s Misstep highlights need for new approach

Seattle’s Misstep highlights need for new approach

Last week, Seattle’s City Council did an “about face” revoking the onerous corporate head tax it unanimously enacted less than one month ago. Its city… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2018
Seattle’s Misstep highlights need for new approach
Employees at The Chopped Leaf prepare fresh ingredients for the restaurant’s bowls, salads and wraps. Courtesy Kevin Dueck

The Chopped Leaf offers healthy dining alternative

Federal Way couple opens first U.S. location of Canadian restaurant

Employees at The Chopped Leaf prepare fresh ingredients for the restaurant’s bowls, salads and wraps. Courtesy Kevin Dueck
Joe The Computer Guy|New Business

Joe The Computer Guy|New Business

Daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Joe McClimon, owner of Joe The Computer Guy LLC, is a licensed, insured, veteran-owned business providing in home… Continue reading

  • Mar 28, 2018
Joe The Computer Guy|New Business
From left, Jeff Smith, Sergey Alter and Joseph Drake pose for a photo. Leah Abraham, Renton Reporter

Puget Sound Training Center celebrates 20 years

The center provides skills training and employment services to immigrants, refugees and low-income residents.

From left, Jeff Smith, Sergey Alter and Joseph Drake pose for a photo. Leah Abraham, Renton Reporter
Annastina Beauty Lounge is open for business in Maple Valley

Annastina Beauty Lounge is open for business in Maple Valley

A new beauty lounge has opened its doors in Maple Valley — the Annastina Beauty Lounge is now open for business. A grand opening celebration… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2018
Annastina Beauty Lounge is open for business in Maple Valley
Raina Labrum plays with her dog, Riven, right, as well as Daisy, center, and Poby, left, at Piper’s Playground indoor dog park in Federal Way. Heidi Sanders, the Mirror

Piper’s Playground offers indoor play space for dogs

Federal Way’s first indoor dog park opened Jan. 18.

Raina Labrum plays with her dog, Riven, right, as well as Daisy, center, and Poby, left, at Piper’s Playground indoor dog park in Federal Way. Heidi Sanders, the Mirror
Get your resume ready for the King County Career Fair, which will run from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday, March 5 at the Embassy Suites Bellevue.

Resume-writing rules to break — and ones you should not

King County Career Fair set for March 5 in Bellevue.

Get your resume ready for the King County Career Fair, which will run from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday, March 5 at the Embassy Suites Bellevue.
Hundreds attended the King County Career Fair last July at the Embassy Suites in Bellevue, which featured exhibitors from top employers throughout the area. File photo

King County Career Fair set for March 5 in Bellevue

The free event will feature dozens of top employers from region.

Hundreds attended the King County Career Fair last July at the Embassy Suites in Bellevue, which featured exhibitors from top employers throughout the area. File photo
Register for the 2018 Community Police Academy

Register for the 2018 Community Police Academy

The following is a press release from the Community Police Academy. Registration for the popular Community Police Academy (CPA) is now opened until filled. The… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2018
Register for the 2018 Community Police Academy
SBA emerging leaders initiative returns to Seattle

SBA emerging leaders initiative returns to Seattle

For the eighth year in a row, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Seattle District Office is offering the Emerging Leaders training initiative for local… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2018
SBA emerging leaders initiative returns to Seattle
Seattle Home Show to feature all that’s trendy for the northwest home

Seattle Home Show to feature all that’s trendy for the northwest home

The following is a press release from the Seattle Home Show. From Tiny Homes to Outdoor Living, Seattle Home Show to Feature all That’s Hot… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2018
Seattle Home Show to feature all that’s trendy for the northwest home
Small business owners to gather in Olympia

Small business owners to gather in Olympia

This annual event draws Main Street entrepreneurs from around Washington state.

  • Jan 30, 2018
Small business owners to gather in Olympia
Washington economy adds jobs, unemployment low

Washington economy adds jobs, unemployment low

The state’s economy added 6,100 jobs in December.

  • Jan 17, 2018
Washington economy adds jobs, unemployment low
Washington economy adds jobs, unemployment low

Washington economy adds jobs, unemployment low

The state’s economy added 6,100 jobs in December.

  • Jan 17, 2018
Washington economy adds jobs, unemployment low
China’s new policy cuts deep into recycling

China’s new policy cuts deep into recycling

What are the implications of China’s “national sword” policy that bans many recyclable materials it traditionally imported?

China’s new policy cuts deep into recycling
Mobile gym brings working out to you

Mobile gym brings working out to you

Long work days, hard commutes, too little time. Stacy Edwards gets the lifestyles of today’s busy households, working couples, and career-first individuals as they struggle… Continue reading

Mobile gym brings working out to you