Economic Gateway http://www.tigertransfer.com Tiger Transfer, LLC News RSS Feed Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:42:50 -0800 en-us Marketing As if You Were Bigger http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19784 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Tue, 20 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... Exporting 101: Free on Board (FOB) http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19783 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 International trade involves a lot of rules, regulations and terms that can be confusing to a small business owner, but that shouldn’t stop you from expanding your market outside of the United S... The Path to a Cleaner Future in Wyoming’s Coal Country http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19782 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 For nearly 40 years, Wyoming has been the largest coal producer in the United States. Its communities and their identities have been inextricably tied to the resource, an identity that many ... Wyoming Business Council Offers Help in Starting Your Business http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19781 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 CHEYENNE — If you’re looking to start up a business, the Wyoming Business Council may be the best place to start. The council launched applications Monday on wyomingbusiness.org/st... Is Opening a Franchise Right for You? http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19780 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 (StatePoint) If you’ve ever considered going into business for yourself, you may have wondered whether opening a franchise is right for you. Learning more about how franchise systems work can he... Study: Wildlife Related Recreation an Economic Driver in Wyoming http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19779 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Hunting, fishing and wildlife watching on Bureau of Land Management lands generate more than $3 billion in economic activity annually, according to a new Southwick Associat... Advisory Council officially adopts Wyoming Broadband Plan http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19778 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 On Aug. 31, the Wyoming Broadband Advisory Council officially adopted the Wyoming Broadband Plan as its guiding document in efforts to expand and improve broadband access across the state.  Th... Business Council to review, refine meat processing study proposal http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19777 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Sun, 11 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors voted unanimously Monday to refine a proposal to study opportunities and challenges to building USDA-inspected meat processing plants in Wyomi... Wyo producer talks Taiwan trade with the Business Council http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19776 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 During the week of Oct. 1, 2018, representatives of the Wyoming Business Council and Wyoming producers are in Taipei, Taiwan, as part of an ongoing trade mission to devel... Business Council accepting startup grant applications http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19774 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Thu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The Wyoming Business Council launched applications this week for two new grant programs aimed at helping startups in Wyoming thrive. The programs are an outcome of economic diversificatio... Women's Council seeks nominations for Entrepreneur Award http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19773 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 07 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The Wyoming Council for Women (WCW) is accepting nominations for the Woman Entrepreneur Award until Nov. 1.  The Council developed the brand-new Entrepreneur Award to ... The University of Wyoming wants to expand across the state. Here’s what that will look like. http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19154 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 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.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19153 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 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.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19152 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 03 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 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... Number Of Women-Owned Businesses Growing Slowly In Wyoming http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19151 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 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 ... Gubernatorial candidates suggest different paths to a diversified economy http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19150 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 SHERIDAN — Wyoming has long debated how it could develop a more diversified economy that is not as vulnerable to the boom-and-bust cycles caused by fluctuations in the energies market. The two m... Wyoming elk populations boom ahead of hunting season http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19149 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 As elk hunting season begins sportsmen and -women will find — or seek to find — more than 104,800 elk in the state, a figure 31 percent above Wyoming Game and Fish Department objectives. ... As federal methane rules wane, Wyoming pressed to do more http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19148 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Shortly after the Environmental Protection Agency announced that it would roll back methane regulations on the nation’s oil and gas industry, officials from Wyoming Department of Environmen... University of Wyo. hosting Techstars Startup Weekend Sept. 21-23 http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19147 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Colorado-based Techstars, a firm focused on helping entrepreneurs launch new companies, is holding a "Startup Weekend" Sept. 21-23 at the University of Wyoming. Techstars Startup Wee... Joint Economic Development conference to be held in Evanston Sept. 18-21 http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19146 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The Wyoming Economic Development Association, Wyoming Main Street and Wyoming Chamber organizations will come together for a joint 2018 Fall Conference on Sept. 18-21 at the Roundhouse ... Cheyenne Chamber offers statewide tools to prepare for military project http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=19145 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The largest economic development investment in the history of the state of Wyoming is coming, and businesses in the Cheyenne area need to prepare themselves to take advantage of it now, according... A Wyoming town looks beyond coal ... to new uses for coal http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18281 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 29 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Coal has driven Wyoming’s economy for decades — the state sits on a rich abundance of coal reserves. But the world is slowly moving away from coal as other forms of energy have become... I Made Money, But Where Did it Go? http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18280 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Cash flow issues seem to be a concern for many small businesses. They often stem from a limited understanding of the components of cash flow itself. The basic definition of cash flow is “the flo... Updike: Social connectedness is key to overcoming Wyoming's barriers http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18279 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Having been born in Rock Springs and lived in Wyoming until graduating from the University of Wyoming, I care a lot about the Equality State and am humbled to have been invited to participate regularl... 10 Things the Government Needs From Wyoming Entrepreneurs http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=18278 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0700 If you’re looking for more customers for your business, you might wanted to consider the world’s largest purchaser: the U.S. Government. You might be surprised at what federal, state and l...