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Meet Dr. Dominic Bria, New ROI Program Manager

Dr. Dominic Bria is the newest member of the ROI team and has been leading teams for various organizations, both public and private, for over 25 years. Dr. Paul Hill, ROI program director, stated, “We are very excited to have Dr. Bria join our team in this critical role. His accomplishments include doubling the profits of a small medical software company by pricing strategically and establishing a manufacturer’s e-commerce website and growing it to be the most successful in its industry.” 

Remote Jobs Spotlight Webinar
What: Learn about the remote work opportunities available with the State of Utah, Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc., and ICON Fitness..
When: Wednesday, June 2, 2021   |   12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MDT
Where: Your home office


Tweet of the Week
The drive to get people back into offices is clashing with workers who’ve embraced remote work as the new normal.


The State of Utah’s New Remote Work Guide
The Governor's Office of Planning and Budget just released a remote work guide to inform executive branch agency efforts to maintain benefits of remote work as many employees return to their assigned offices. USU Extension’s Rural Online Initiative program is featured on page 8, providing discounts on specialized training courses to state employees eligible for remote work.

Employers Catch on: Remote Job Posts Rise 457% as Tech, Media Lead the Way
Of all the habits that Americans picked up during the chaotic conditions of 2020, which ones are truly here to stay? We may say goodbye to those shelves full of hand sanitizer, but the rise of remote work is here to stay. According to LinkedIn’s Economic Graph team, the percentage of paid job postings on LinkedIn that offered “remote work” has skyrocketed 457% from the year-earlier share.

ROI Partner of the month
Dorothy Ross Carter works on various business and economic development projects for both Duchesne and Uintah counties. In her work, she most enjoys serving local residents and helping to connect them to meaningful careers. Dorothy has been an incredible partner to the Rural Online Initiative, making countless referrals to our courses and hosting remote work meetings to inform rural residents about the remote job opportunities. Thank you Dorothy for all the work you do in the Uintah Basin!

Check these two workshops today and tomorrow!

When: Wed, Jun 2, 2021 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM MDT
What: Get Your Local Business Profile on Google Search & Maps!
Where: Your home office


Cuando: Jun 2, 2021 06:00 PM EST
Qué: Como Poner tu Pagina en Google Search y Maps
Dónde: Tu oficina en casa

When: Thu, Jun 3, 2021 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM MDT
What: Grow Your Business On YouTube
Where: Your home office


Cuando: Thu, Jun 3, 2021 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM MDT
Qué: Usa YouTube Para Crecer Tu Negocio
Dónde: Tu oficina en casa

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