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World MUSE 2018: Asking the Questions

World MUSE 2018: Asking the Questions

Article and Photos by Irene Cooper The 2018 World MUSE Conference celebrated its sixth year Saturday at The Tower Theatre in Downtown Bend, Oregon, with a full day of inspiration and thought provoking presentations from over 30 keynote speakers and performers. MUSE founder and director Amanda Stuermer, along with directors Tracy Treu and Cynthia LaRoche,… Continue Reading

In case you missed it: managedIP webinar

In case you missed it: managedIP webinar

A new year might mean new faces around the office. That means all sorts of onboarding and getting used to new technology around the office. This month’s webinar will show you what you’ll need to do to get your new employee’s managedIP service up and running. Just click here to check it out! And just remember, if… Continue Reading

How workplace Diversity works

How workplace Diversity works

If we learn best practices by example, we don’t have to go very far for lessons. “We’re all about diversity and inclusion at TDS,” notes the corporate website. “We believe that a diverse workforce improves organizational effectiveness and business performance by encouraging a broad spectrum of thoughts and ideas. At TDS, we actively support the… Continue Reading

Bend Venture Out Winners Announced!

Bend Venture Out Winners Announced!

Congrats to the Bend Outdoor Worx winners of the Venture Out Conference! In the Tower Theatre in Bend, Oregon, some of the best and brightest entrepreneurs of the outdoor industry gave their best pitches in hopes of taking home cash grants. 2017 Bend Venture Out Winners Mathew Smith and Tribe Pilot took home  the Digital… Continue Reading

Tonight: Bend Venture Out Festival

Tonight: Bend Venture Out Festival

Tonight at the Tower Theatre in Bend, Oregon, the winners of the Bend Venture Out Festival will be announced! BendBroadband Business is a proud sponsor of “The only funding event solely focused on the outdoor product industry,” which is put on by Bend Outdoor Worx. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased here. Doors Open… Continue Reading

5 Early Stage Finalists Announced

5 Early Stage Finalists Announced

Congratulations to the five Early Stage Finalists. The winners will present at the 14th annual bend venture conference on October 19th and 20th. The Econonmic Development for Central Oregon announced the five finalists on Septermeber 29th during the Bend Venture Pub Talk. The Early Stage Competition features Central Oregon companies that have nearly proof-of-concept ideas that… Continue Reading

Eclipse tips for employers

Eclipse tips for employers

Reading these tips it may seem like you’re being asked to prepare for an apocalypse, not an eclipse. But I can assure you, it’s important to plan ahead as it’s going to be quite the event. After all, the next one coming through the United States won’t be until 2024. It should be obvious by… Continue Reading