Economic Gateway http://www.precorpbizworks.com Powder River Energy Corporation (PRECORP) News RSS Feed Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:22:42 -0700 en-us Governor Gordon applauds President Trump’s executive order http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20797 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 11 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0700 CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Governor Mark Gordon applauded President Donald J. Trump for signing the executive order Promoting Energy Infrastructure and Economic Growth. “I am delighted President Trump ... Great Ideas: Sheridan company delivers GIS data to ag industry http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20783 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 09 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0700 In the 90s, Alan Telck remembers asking a group of farmers if they had heard of this new thing called the internet. “Only a handful knew what I was talking about,” he recalled with a ch... Interest in hemp grows in Wyoming http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20784 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 09 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0700 State lawmakers voted earlier this year to legalize industrial hemp in Wyoming. But many details must be sorted out before hemp becomes the newest cash crop in the state’s $2 billion agricu... CEOs Weigh In on Their Co-ops’ Biggest Challenges (Part 1) http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20678 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0700 NRECA reached out to a group of electric cooperative CEOs from across the country ahead of the recent annual meeting and TechAdvantage Expo to ask them what they see as the biggest challenge facing th... Area 59 Makerspace Sparking Creativity in Gillette http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20587 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Economic diversification is critical to the future of rural America. Many communities around the nation have learned hard lessons about being dependent on one or two major industries. Such reliance le... Commissioners hope to turn Gillette into 'Carbon Valley' http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20445 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 05 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Study to focus on how Campbell County can become the go-to spot for carbon research By JONATHAN GALLARDO Campbell County commissioners want northeast Wyoming to become the hub for advanced carbo... Business Council launches $10,000 placemaking challenge http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20309 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Wyoming communities are invited to apply by Feb. 22 for a new, two-phase placemaking challenge being held by the Wyoming Business Council. In phase one, accepted applicants will receive up to $1,00... Improving Patient Care in NE Wyoming http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20285 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 09 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Residents in rural America face more challenges than their urban counterparts in accessing quality healthcare. Lack of specialized local services can force people to travel long distances to get the c... Gordon outlines vision for Wyoming in first State of the State address http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=20287 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 09 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0800 Roughly 48 hours after giving his first speech as Wyoming’s chief executive, Gov. Mark Gordon visited the Legislature to lay out a more detailed vision for the state, pledging new efforts to div... Ranch A Now Fully Available For Public Use http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19746 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 27 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Almost a century ago, a tourist asked a local man in Beulah where to find a trout as delicious as the one he’d just been served for dinner. Easy, came the reply – that’ll be out at S... Ranch celebrates 100th http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19745 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 26 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 A consistent hum, generated by a gathering of friends and family, fills the large metal shed as owner Roger Haefele stands at the edge of the room, staring at a wall. His eyes glance from image to ima... Have an inventive idea? Learn how to navigate next steps to make your idea a reality http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19744 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Enzi Press Office (Washington, D.C.) – If you are an inventor, small business owner or entrepreneur, head to Casper on Oct. 13 to attend the Inventors Conference hosted by U.S. Senator Mike Enzi... Volunteers fill in gaps for local businesses, organizations http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19743 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 22 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 SHERIDAN — Volunteers compose a decent amount of labor at various local businesses. Two of the most notable places that utilize volunteer work are the WYO Performing Arts and Education Cent... MTC RECOGNIZED FOR COLLEGE COURSE SUPPORT http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19742 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Klancie Britton presented the Town of Moorcroft with a plaque at a meeting in appreciation of all of the “generous and continued support provided to the local Eastern Wyoming College-sponsored G... KRISTY’S ECLECTIC BOUTIQUE OPENS IN MOORCROFT http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19741 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 “I’ve always wanted to do this,” Kristy Larson smiled at the grand opening of Kristy’s Eclectic Boutique Friday morning. Kristy started her journey to this point a couple of... Wyoming's Growing Tech Sector http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19740 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 A growing tech sector is starting to take root in Wyoming with startup competitions, hackathons, and technology summits popping up all over the state. In addition, the state’s economic diversifi... Are You a Foodpreneur? http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19739 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Although the term “foodpreneur” may seem new, it has been around for a while and describes an innovative entrepreneur that has chosen food creation as their passion. Rather than simply pro... Marketing As if You Were Bigger http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19738 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Marketing as if you were bigger begins with an understanding of what the big brands do and, maybe more importantly, what they don’t do. Here are some marketing pitfalls that a big brand would ne... The Key to Financial Survival http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19737 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Chances are, unless you are an accountant, you didn't go into business because you love working with financial numbers. Small business owners are typically good at making a product or delivering a... Sheridan, Johnson counties launch Next Gen Sector Partnership http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19841 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Sheridan and Johnson counties launched their Next Generation Sector Partnership on Nov. 1. Industry leaders, public-sector representatives and community leaders identified opportunities and actions ne... The University of Wyoming wants to expand across the state. Here’s what that will look like. http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19736 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Historically, it’s been relatively easy to obtain a decent paying job in Wyoming without any more schooling than a high school diploma. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statisti... Wyoming to open trade with Taiwan http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19735 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Business Council, with financial assistance from the state, is laying groundwork for new international trading with Taiwan and, eventually, the larger Asian Pacific Rim. ... Lawmakers Review ENDOW Plan http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19734 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming Committee or ENDOW presented a 20-year plan to the legislature’s Joint Revenue, Business and Economic Development Committee and generally go... Helping Single Moms Climb the Career Ladder http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19809 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Forty percent of families headed by single moms in Wyoming live in poverty. For more than 30 years, Climb Wyoming has been working to address this problem with a unique workforce development approach.... Number Of Women-Owned Businesses Growing Slowly In Wyoming http://www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events/?item=19733 www.precorpbizworks.com/precorp/news-and-events Thu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Wyoming is ranked 42nd in the nation for growth of women-owned businesses since 2007, with a 22 percent increase in that time. That’s compared to a 58 percent increase of women-owned businesses ...