• Thu 82°F / 43°F
Home » Posts tagged with » Business

Long Winter Causing a Slow Start for Outdoor and Recreational Businesses

Long Winter Causing a Slow Start for Outdoor and Recreational Businesses

iStockphoto(OAKDALE, Minn.) — The extended cold in parts the country may have had an effect on March’s disappointing jobs numbers.
Low temperatures late into winter and early spring are creating a slow start this year for businesses in the outdoor and…

Business and Labor Leaders Agree on Immigration Sticking Point

Business and Labor Leaders Agree on Immigration Sticking Point

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Business and labor leaders agreed on Saturday to a deal on the guest worker program, signalling a key development in the debate over immigration reform.Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., briefed Dennis McDonough, White Hous…

Third East Idaho Call Center Closes; Blames Obama

Third East Idaho Call Center Closes; Blames Obama

AMMON – An Ammon call center is closing its doors, joining two others who closed down or laid off dozens of employees in the last week. Promark Research announced the closure Tuesday. An attorney for the Texas-based company claims the layoffs are the result of President Barack Obama’s reelection. KIDK reports most of the call […]

ABC News Exclusive: Facebook to Help Find Organ Donors

ABC News Exclusive: Facebook to Help Find Organ Donors

Rick Rowell/ABC News(LOS ANGELES) — Conversations over the dinner table with his med-student girlfriend helped Mark Zuckerberg formulate his latest big idea — harnessing the power of Facebook to help eliminate the critical shortage of organs for…

Volkswagen Gives Workers a Break from BlackBerry Email

Volkswagen Gives Workers a Break from BlackBerry Email

Scott Olson/Getty Images(WOLFSBURG, Germany) — When the BlackBerry appeared, people said the best thing about it was that you could take the office with you wherever you went — and the worst thing about it was that you had to take the office with you…

Advertise With Us

Would you like to advertise on East Idaho News? Fill out this form to contact a representative.
  • Full and Last
  • The name of your company, business or brand.