Utah’s Employers Council Releases 2017 Utah Benchmark Compensation Survey

07/06/2017
Utah Employers Council recently published a job compensation survey, designed to help Utah organizations keep current and competitive with employee salaries. The 2017 Utah Benchmark Compensation Survey, which is available for purchase or through council membership, provides a snapshot of state and regional salary policies, including base salaries, average percent pay increases and hiring rates […]

The Women in Tech Council to launch a technology internship for high school girls

06/29/2017
The Women in Tech Council (WTC) has launched a technology internship program to provide high school girls the opportunity to interact with technology companies, meet and interact with women in technology and understand the impact they can have by perusing STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) careers.

Homie enters mortgage business

06/29/2017
Utah startup tech company Homie, whose technology platform automates home buying and selling, is now offering mortgage loans, the company said in a release.

DigiCert Earns Spot on Online Trust Alliance Honor Roll for Leadership in Online Security, Privacy

06/22/2017
LEHI, UT (June 21, 2017)—DigiCert, a global leader in scalable identity and encryption solutions for enterprise and Internet of Things (IoT) security, earned a place on the Online Trust Alliance (OTA) Honor Roll for the sixth straight year. The Honor Roll measures high-traffic websites for implementation of online security best practices, data stewardship and responsible […]

DigiCert named to Computerworld 2017 Best Places to Work in IT list

06/13/2017
LEHI, UT (June 12, 2017) — Today, DigiCert was named to Computerworld’s 2017 list of Best Places to Work in IT, one of 100 top organizations that challenge their IT staffs while providing great benefits and compensation. “DigiCert is securing the future of digital connectivity for our customers, and providing an empowering work culture for […]

Employers Council’s Employment Law Update Conference

06/08/2017
Registration is now open for Employers Council’s Annual Employment Law Update (ELU) conference. The conference covers the most significant employment law developments of the year. Employers Council attorneys will simplify the legalese and provide critical, timely, and practical advice to help employers minimize businesses’ liability. The conference will take place 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., […]

WGU Awarded 9th Consecutive Best of State Medal for Best Online Education

05/23/2017
National, nonprofit university headquartered in Salt Lake City receives recognition for excellence from Utah organization SALT LAKE CITY — (May 23, 2017) For the 9th year in a row, Western Governors University (WGU) has been awarded Utah’s Best of State medal for best online education. WGU’s President Scott Pulsipher received the medal at the Best […]

International praise, architecture awards and student success highlight first year in new home for student entrepreneurs at the University of Utah

05/03/2017
Year One at Lassonde Studios International praise, architecture awards and student success highlight first year in new home for student entrepreneurs at the University of Utah Note: Images of Lassonde Studios and other media resources are available here. Find this press release online here. Share on Facebook here, Twitter here and LinkedIn here. More photos […]

Woodbury MBA Students Help Answer the Call For Sustainable Refugee Housing Solution

04/20/2017
OREM, UTAH, April 20, 2017– In response to the UN Refugee Agency (UNCHR) issuing a policy on alternatives to refugee camps, a local Utah-based company, two UVU Woodbury School of Business faculty and staff members, and a handful of Woodbury MBA students are changing and improving the face of refugee housing forever. “Alternatives to camps […]

Dr. Rashmi Prasad to lead WGU’s College of Business

04/04/2017
Western Governors University has named Dr. Rashmi Prasad as the National Director and Dean of its College of Business. In this assignment, Dr. Prasad will oversee WGU’s College of Business, which currently has more than 29,000 enrolled students in all 50 states. Prasad joins WGU with nearly two decades of experience in professorship and years in […]