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VIDEO: South Point hosts nation’s largest glass craft expo
April 16, 2017 - 11:34pm
The 2017 Glass Craft and Bead Expo brought together 7,000 professionals and enthusiasts at the South Point, March 29 to April 2.
Shoptalk focuses on ecommerce technologies
April 9, 2017 - 11:52pm
For the second consecutive year and its second event, Shoptalk was held March 19-22 at the Aria Convention Center. The event is a platform for evolving ecommerce technologies, focusing on how consumers learn about and buy goods and services online.
International Wireless Communications Expo
April 9, 2017 - 11:46pm
Communications professionals from across the nation converged on the Las Vegas Convention Center’s south hall at the end of March to see the latest communications technology the industry has on the market and in the works.
Guide Dogs for the Blind train 400 puppies annually — VIDEO
April 3, 2017 - 12:09am
People who deal with visual impairments prove remarkably resilient and adaptable, but for many, having the services of a guide dog is critical for meeting challenges in the professional world and broader society, according to Susan Neff, major gifts officer for the Guide Dogs for the Blind Southwest region.
MAGIC 2017 trends: mix of luxury and fast fashions
March 5, 2017 - 10:49pm
Child’s Play
October 23, 2016 - 10:34pm
ABC Kids Expo comes to the Las Vegas Convention Center on Oct. 18-21. The international juvenile products trade show sprawls over 1 million square feet of exhibit space.
Market demands graphic designers have skills for digital and print
October 23, 2016 - 10:36pm
Perhaps no other city in the world relies more on imagery to promote its brand than Las Vegas. Some of the people who design those images met Oct. 17-19 at the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) Design Conference at The Mirage.
GlassBuild America Expo held at Convention Center
October 23, 2016 - 10:27pm
In any given day on the Las Vegas Strip you can see as much glass as any building material, yet it’s an industry that is invisible to most of the U.S.. On Oct. 19-21 the industry knocked down the door of Las Vegas as Glass Build America: The Glass Window & Door Expo, which was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Health care jobs among region’s most lucrative
October 18, 2016 - 5:17am
The 19th-century American poet Ralph Waldo Emerson famously observed that “the first wealth is health,” but the business of health is proving an effective path to wealth-building of a more material sort. Health care careers are among the most lucrative in Clark County, accounting for six of the top 10 spots in a new list released by the jobs website
It’s a Cold World Out There
October 3, 2016 - 1:08am
When you think of refrigerators, you think of the small freon-based appliance that takes up the corner of your kitchen, and not the billion-dollar ammonia-based refrigeration systems. Working in that industry can be one of the most dangerous occupations in the United States.