Category Archives: Marketing

PACCAR Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

PACCAR Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

PACCAR Inc’s (Nasdaq: PCAR) Board of Directors declared on September 11, 2018, a quarterly cash dividend of twenty-eight cents ($.28) per share, payable on December 4, 2018, to stockholders of record at the close of business on November 13, 2018.
PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. The company also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes truck parts related to its principal business. The company’s shares are listed on the NASDAQ Global Select market, symbol PCAR.

Sexism Battling Strategies For Millennials

Sexism Battling Strategies For Millennials

Over the last several decades, women have made strides in the corporate world, in many cases launching their own enterprises and some taking the helm at Fortune 500 companies. Sexism Battling Strategies For Millennials Despite such progress, sexism remains a significant hurdle in business, says Phuong Uyen Tran, a Vietnamese business executive and author of… Continue Reading

Ericsson and T-Mobile $3.5B 5G Agreement

Ericsson and T-Mobile $3.5B 5G Agreement

Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) recently announced a multi-year, $3.5 billion contract to support T-Mobile’s nationwide 5G network deployment. Under the deal, Ericsson will provide T-Mobile with the latest 5G New Radio (NR) hardware and software compliant with 3GPP standards. Ericsson and T-Mobile $3.5B 5G Agreement Bridging from a nationwide LTE Advanced network… Continue Reading

T-Mobile LTE 5G Expanding in More Cities

T-Mobile LTE 5G Expanding in More Cities

Talk about fast… T-Mobile recently announced it has now lit up 600 MHz (Band 71) Extended Range LTE in 1,254 cities and towns in 36 states, including the island of Puerto Rico. The Un-carrier’s furiously paced deployment of 600 MHz LTE is expanding network coverage and capacity, particularly in rural areas, and lays the foundation… Continue Reading

Talking Rain CEO Appointment and Sparkling Ice Sales

Talking Rain CEO Appointment and Sparkling Ice Sales

Talking Rain Beverage Company, the makers of zero sugar Sparkling Ice®, formally announces on September 6, 2018, the appointment of Chris Hall to CEO following a record sales period for the company. With this transition, Talking Rain is also pleased to announce Sarah Gustat as Vice President of Marketing, and Ken Sylvia as Vice President… Continue Reading

Andrew Wilhelmy In Business Growth Funding

Andrew Wilhelmy In Business Growth Funding

First Business Growth Funding, a division of First Business Capital Corp. and a member of First Business Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: FBIZ) is pleased to announce that Andrew Wilhelmy was hired as Vice President – Business Development Officer. Andrew Wilhelmy In Business Growth Funding Andrew brings a wealth of experience to his role, previously serving… Continue Reading

Investment Opportunities for Small Businesses

Investment Opportunities for Small Businesses

The Q3 MetLife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index (Index) released today indicates that the majority (69.7 percent) of small business owners have a positive outlook about their company and the small business environment in the United States. Their optimism continues to increase and overall business health is up one point from last… Continue Reading

Training Your Sales Team Like A Sports Team

Training Your Sales Team Like A Sports Team

Sales people face lots of competition and rejection. Quotas are a monthly scoreboard and the pressure to produce is part of the territory. Training Your Sales Team Like A Sports Team It’s not surprising, given those challenging aspects of selling, that industry pros see parallels with sports. And those similarities include the need for good… Continue Reading

Andrew Simon: How Beautiful If You Could Do A Business Turnaround

Andrew Simon: How Beautiful If You Could Do A Business Turnaround

By Andrew Simon, Business turnarounds are never easy, especially if it is your business and you must do something drastic to turn it around. Andrew Simon: How Beautiful If You Could Do A  Turnaround We have had experience at Simon Associates Management Consultants (SAMC) helping clients turn around their businesses. We have also had hands-on experience… Continue Reading

RenCon opens store in Southcenter Mall

RenCon opens store in Southcenter Mall

Renton Comicon (RenCon) has opened their store in the Southcenter Mall to promote the upcoming convention. Enabling fans, friends and the public to get a taste of what will be at RenCon with amazing costume displays as well as being able to purchase event tickets. It is located near Sears on the 2nd floor at… Continue Reading