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State Revenue Director Mike Kadas stepping down:


One of Gov. Steve Bullock's longest-serving cabinet members, state Revenue Director Mike Kadas, is retiring next month, closing out a political and public-service career that spans four decades. By ...


Gap between Boise's richest and poorest grows dramatically - #7 in top 100 metro areas :


The Treasure Valley is growing quickly in myriad ways, and with that has come a massive leap in the gap between the Boise metropolitan area's richest and poorest households, according to a Bloomberg ...


How To Increase Angel Funding For Women Entrepreneurs :


Funding is a challenge for early stage companies. It is especially difficult for female founders seeking equity financing. Men receive 9 times more equity financing for their companies than women, according ...


MT Code School Demo Day: Bozeman, 04/26, Bozeman:


2018-04-26 17:00:00 CoWork Bozeman, 27 East Main Street, Suite E, Bozeman, MT 59715 Contact: Amita Greer, amita@montanacodeschool.com Bozeman Demo Day Thursday, April 26, 5-7pm Looking for ...


And the best 'small' city in the U.S. for start-ups is ... where? What can your community learn from it?:




Take Flight: An aerial tour of two of Montana's Wilderness Study Areas:


While the proposals, as they stand now, are pitting Montanans against Montanans, one commonality is found: Montanans must be given the opportunities to come together to determine the best use for 'The ...


Power Consulting - Analytic tools for Natural Resource Economics:




A Utility in Transition - Customer Centric Energy Transformation - A Case Study of the Opportunity with Green Mountain Power :


Green Mountain Power (GMP) https://greenmountainpower.com/ in Vermont has announced a new company vision http://www.matr.net/files/GreenMountainPower.pdf as Vermont's Energy Transformation Company and ...


Google's New AI Head Jeff Dean Is So Smart He Doesn't Need AI:


Google's CEO says AI will influence everything the company does, a strategy he dubs "AI First." Google's heavy investment in artificial intelligence has helped the company's software write music and ...


How Companies Can Instill Mindfulness:


The benefits of mindfulness are both clear and proven. Mindfulness is a centuries-old idea that has been reinvented to address the challenges of our digital age. In essence, mindfulness describes ...


Montana Code School Demo Day: Missoula, 04/26, Missoula:


2018-04-26 17:00:00 Gecko Designs, 523 N Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT Contact: Amita Greer, amita@montanacodeschool.com Montana Code School Demo Day: Missoula Thursday, April 26, 5-7pm Looking for ...


North America's first 200 kilowatt wireless charger keeps e-buses rolling indefinitely:


Bus companies around the world are slowly transitioning to electric fleets, backed up by manufacturers like Hyundai, Daimler, BYD and Proterra. Though the latter managed to eke out 1,100 miles on a ...


Ovo Energy's V2G charger could see EV owners drive for free:


The UK's Ovo Energy has launched a suite of domestic energy products, including a vehicle-to-grid charger that's described as the "world's first widely available domestic bi-directional charger." The ...


Lyft purchasing carbon offsets to make all rides carbon neutral:


In a move that should give Lyft passengers that warm fuzzy feeling of helping the environment while getting from A to B, the ride-sharing company has announced that all its rides around the world will ...


In Idaho and across U.S., politicians push to prosecute women over abortions:


Anti-abortion rhetoric is intensifying ahead of midterm elections as a rush of officials in Republican-dominant states push legislation that would punish both doctors and patients, even though such ...


Vermont wants to turn tourists into workers:


Vermont has forest trails, yoga retreats, breweries galore -- and a labor shortage so severe, the state is adding a new perk to its vacation packages: employment opportunities. Officials are rolling ...


A Proven Track Record for Reducing Traffic Fatalities:




Rural Iowa does not have a job shortage. It has a people shortage.:


I'm excited to see the discussions about how to bring more people into Iowa. For the past 30 years, rural areas have seen a dramatic loss of population as their residents have moved into urban areas. This ...


Podcast: How Big Data Can Make a Big Difference in HR:


Big data has become a necessity for many businesses, but some human resources managers don't rely on it because they see their role as something different: connecting to the employees and the company. ...


"Suicide Machine" That Lets You Experience Death Is Now Available For The Public To Try:


Death could be as easy, quick, and painless as simply pressing a button. At least, that's what the creator of the world's first 3D-printed "suicide machine" intends for the future. Open to the public ...


Diversifying Wyoming's Economy Through Aerospace:


Two economic development groups announce a collaboration hoping to diversify Wyoming's economy through aerospace. The president and CEO for the Casper Area Economic Development Alliance (CAEDA) tells ...


A.I. Researchers Are Making More Than $1 Million, Even at a Nonprofit:


One of the poorest-kept secrets in Silicon Valley has been the huge salaries and bonuses that experts in artificial intelligence can command. Now, a little-noticed tax filing by a research lab called ...


Campus and community encouraged to comment on University of Montana budget changes:


Now is the time for the campus, and the broader community to say what they think. University of Montana President Seth Bodnar is encouraging not only faculty, staff and students to weigh in on the ...


Wells Fargo Said to Be Target of $1 Billion U.S. Fine:


Federal regulators are poised to impose a $1 billion fine on Wells Fargo for years of selling unnecessary products to customers, the toughest action by the Trump administration against a major bank. The ...


Tesla Starts Collection of Location and Video Data From Model 3 Autopilot Cameras:




6 surprising ways driverless cars will change our world - Are you ready?:


Despite the recent pair of fatal crashes involving self-driving cars, there's wide agreement that autonomous vehicles will sharply reduce the number of people who die in motor vehicle accidents. In the ...


Want to Improve Your Communication Skills? Stop Saying These 25 Words.:




Ducati to fit front and rear radars (and adaptive cruise control) to motorcycles by 2020:


The rear radar will enable blind spot warnings, providing a visual indication of when something's coming up behind you on either side in traffic, like you now get on many car mirrors, while the front ...


Scientists just learned what makes Yellowstone's supervolcano tick:


We all know about the supervolcano boiling underneath Yellowstone - but, until now, we didn't know what was fueling the cauldron. This week, scientists revealed that they were able to model the behavior ...


9 key mistakes organizations make when analyzing data:


Unfortunately, the accessibility and ubiquity of data has led to an increased number of amateur mistakes made in analyzing it--so if you want to improve your own analytic abilities and guard against these ...

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