Business (retired)

Looking at the car market amid coronavirus

It’s no surprise, the nation entered a recession while the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact pretty much every market in one way or another. Though the economy all but shut

Ways to boost your chances of getting a new job

The recruiting strategist ERE Recruiting Intelligence estimates that 250 résumés are submitted for each corporate job opening, and the first submission occurs within 200 seconds after a position is posted.

Four creative ways to drive website traffic

Consistent website traffic is an essential building block for a successful online business. While paid ads and search engine optimization are valuable strategies, there are some lesser known, but equally

Preparing financially during the COVID-19 crisis

With stay-at-home orders extend to at least May 15 across L.A. County, the COVID-19 outbreak has raised troubling economic questions for residents. There’s reason for concern, according to local financial

Considerations when choosing a mortgage lender

A home is the most significant purchase many people will ever make. Perhaps because of that, many buyers, particularly first time buyers, are understandably nervous about the home-buying process. The

How to open and sustain a small business

Opening a small business can be an exciting time in the life of an entrepreneur. Part of that excitement no doubt stems from the financial risks associated with opening a

Three strategies to manage your time more effectively

Busy professionals juggling the responsibilities of work and family often feel pressed for time. Adding a 25th hour to the day might not be possible, but busy men and women can make more time by managing their existing time more effectively.

Five ways employers are recruiting top talent

A recent report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics revealed that U.S. employment is projected to grow by 8.4 million jobs from 2018 to 2028. At the same time, employers are battling an ultra-competitive job market, in which candidates are being wooed by increased pay and enhanced medical benefits.

Six keys to success in business and in life

It’s not always easy staying organized. Life is busy, chaotic and fast-moving. Although it can be easy to get discouraged at times, there are ways to enhance organization and attitude through the peaks and pits life throws at you.

Businesses opening in 2020

A new year also means new business in the Santa Clarita Valley.  In the new year, the community should look out for a slate of new businesses in the SCV.

Tips for the Black Friday shopping list

The madness that follows every Thanksgiving dinner is returning, and with that rush comes sales that cause customers nationwide to bust down store doors in hopes of catching some savings. 

Flying high after all these years

With only a handful of planes in the world still running a 28-cylinder R-4360 engine, Dennis Nobile, owner of Sun Air Parts in Valencia, a world-renowned supplier of vintage aircraft

It’s wine o’clock in the SCV

Enjoying a glass of wine is much more than a companion for a good meal. The tradition that stretches back thousands of years can now be celebrated at a number