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ISU and Spudnik cooperate on Blackfoot apprenticeship program

Aug 15th, 2017 | By
Spudnik Equipment Co., a German-owned company in Blackfoot, recently partnered with Idaho State University Continuing Education and Workforce Training to create a registered apprenticeship program. Photo courtesy of Spudnik Equipment Co.

By Stephanie Bachman Idaho State University Do you remember reading fifth-grade history books about journeymen and apprentices? Remember learning that apprentices trained with blacksmiths or seamstresses or tailors, those age-old crafts that have advanced and aren’t as popular nowadays thanks to modern-day robots and machines? You may be surprised that apprenticeships are still quite popular
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What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Aug 15th, 2017 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi Eclipse Excitement this week in Old Town Pocatello! Revive @ 5 on Wednesday will feature The Aaron Ball Band live on stage beginning at 5 pm. El Herradero will be our featured food truck for the evening. The sponsor for the evening is ColorTyme. The Farmers Market will be open with fresh
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The key to getting started

Aug 15th, 2017 | By
Jeff Hough

By Jeff Hough My son watches a popular show called “The Office.” It is a parody on life in the business world. I can’t stand to watch it, but occasionally they do a bit that strikes close to home and I find myself transfixed. In a recent episode, the manager, Michael Scott, discusses getting started
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What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Aug 7th, 2017 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi Revive @ 5 on Wednesday will feature Rocky Watson live on stage beginning at 5 pm. Mama Inez will have delicious food available. The sponsor for the evening is Chester’s Eagle Rock Harley & Portneuf Valley HOG. The Farmers Market will be open with fresh vegetables, fruits, handmade crafts and jewelry, all
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Overcoming sunken costs

Aug 7th, 2017 | By
Jeff Hough

By Jeff Hough Life is full of choices—some are big, some small, others with tremendous impact and those with minimal impact. The problem with all choices is the risk of making poor ones. During a recent conversation with a client, we discussed a roadblock to good choices. The roadblock is the Sunken Cost Fallacy. The
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What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Aug 1st, 2017 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi Revive @ 5 on Wednesday will feature Country Drive live on stage beginning at 5 pm. Mackenzie River Pizza will have delicious food available. The sponsor for the evening is Kruse Insurance. The Farmers Market will be open with fresh vegetables, fruits, handmade crafts and jewelry, all at the Old Town Pavilion,
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Reflecting on lessons learned from failure

Aug 1st, 2017 | By
Jeff Hough

By Jeff Hough This morning I received a text from a friend who a shared a milestone length of time being sober. I was proud and gave sincere congratulations on the accomplishment. It has been a long road and anyone going through those struggles knows how perilous the journey is. Reflecting on my friends struggles,
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Company offers cheaper pet medicines

Aug 1st, 2017 | By
PetIQ, of Eagle, says it is the first and leading seller to retail stores of premium, “veterinarian grade” pet medications and health products that you could buy previously only through veterinarians.
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BOISE, Idaho — Attention pet owners: A company you’ve never heard of wants you to stop buying prescription medicines and supplements for your dog or cat from your veterinarian and buy its products in stores instead. PetIQ, of Eagle, says it is the first and leading seller to retail stores of premium, “veterinarian grade” pet
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ISU program helps grad land work at INL

Jul 25th, 2017 | By
Idaho State University graduate Tami Musante benefited from the university’s Career Path Internship program by working as a CPI intern at the Idaho National Laboratory while finishing her last semester at ISU. Musante was then hired by INL as an intern through the summer.

By Kirsten Cooper Idaho State University POCATELLO — An Idaho State University Career Path Internship assignment at Idaho National Laboratory opened a door to a new career for ISU student Tami Musante when her spring internship there turned into a job this summer. When Musante first began at INL in January, she was a senior
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What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Jul 24th, 2017 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi Welcome Hope Studios to Old Town Pocatello! Now located at 152 N. 2nd Ave., the newly renovated space is perfect for this new photography studio and event space.  For more information about portrait options, studio rental or event rental, please call Brooke at 208-425-6754. Summer is in full swing and while kids
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