Consider professional service buy-in for young professionals

By Beau Ruff One of the big planning challenges for professional service organizations is attracting new talent — young doctors, lawyers, accountants and others — to ultimately take over the business or the practice, and facilitate the business succession strategy. It is a financial challenge for the young professional recently out of school who is […]

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The $8.5 million Lodge at Columbia Point is under construction at 530 Columbia Point Drive in Richland and is expected to open in May. 

Owner of new Richland waterfront hotel dies from cancer at 64

By R.J. Marx and Brenna Visser, The Daily Astorian, & TCAJOB staff The owner of Richland’s newest waterfront hotel died Sunday morning at his home after a short illness. He was 64. Tom Drumheller envisioned The Lodge at Columbia Point as a regional boutique hotel unique to the Tri-Cities. The $8.5 million lodge, which features […]

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The Pasco Advance Auto Parts store is under construction at the corner of Court Street and 14th Avenue. A Richland store is planned to open next year. The Kennewick store at 105 N. Ely St. opened in May. 

Advance Auto Parts stores expand into Tri-City market

By Laura Kostad A national car parts store has decided expanding into the Tri-City market is a good idea. Advance Auto Parts opened at 105 N. Ely St. in Kennewick in May. A Pasco store is under construction and one is planned in Richland in the coming year. The national chain, headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia, […]

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American businesses lose more than $400 billion per year to cyberattacks, with one in four small businesses affected, according to a Better Business Bureau report.

Cybersecurity basics can protect businesses from data breaches

By Michelle Dupler Whether its ransomware, viruses, data theft or some other cybersecurity risk, a network breach can be one of a business owner’s worst nightmares — costing time, money and reputation. A 2016 report by the Better Business Bureau on the “state of cybersecurity” estimated that American businesses lose more than $400 billion per […]

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