In employees we trust: Cultivate a culture of trust

Ernest Hemingway wrote: “The way to make people trustworthy is to trust them.” The sentiment is simple, but true — especially in the workplace. When managers trust employees, employees tend to rise to the level of those expectations. According to the results of research conducted by Paul J. Zak, founding director of the Center for […]

Real estate business honors best-selling agents

Jon Nash, Toni Heiden and Cynthia Castaneda were honored as the top-performing agents for October at Weichert Realtors-Heiden Homes Realty in Grand Junction. Nash posted the highest dollar volume in sales for the month, while Heiden and Castaneda tied for the most closed transactions. Castaneda had the most new listings. Weichert Realtors-Heiden Homes Realty operates […]

Broker associate joins real estate firm

Maureen Wixom has joined Bray Real Estate in Grand Junction as a broker associate. Wixom brings to her new duties a wide range of experiences, including working as a synchronized and Olympic swimming coach, running avocado and cattle operations, showing horses and helping her husband run a national telecommunications company. In addition, Wixom said she’s […]

Pediatrician joins Western Colorado practice

Dr. Cecilia Weaver has joined Western Colorado Pediatric Associates in the Grand Valley. Weaver has practiced pediatrics since 20016, including work at the Northeast Community Clinics, California Hospital in Los Angeles and Community Health Alliance in Pasadena. She completed her pediatrics residency at the Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center and earned […]

Mesa County Libraries sets up giving trees

Mesa County Libraries has once again joined with Grand Valley Catholic Outreach to help families in need during the holidays. Through Dec. 8, “giving trees” decorated with gift requests from underprivileged Mesa County residents of all ages will be set up at the central library in Grand Junction as well as branch libraries in Clifton, […]

Montrose KOA receives recognition

A Kampgrounds of America location in Montrose has once again received national recognition for its operations. The Montrose Black Canyon National Park KOA Journey earned the 2019 KOA President’s Award. The award honors operations that receive high scores in customer service from campers as well as annual quality reviews. “Our KOA owners have a well-deserved […]