August 13, 2020

Infrastructure will drive recovery, congressional delegation says at Federal Affairs Summit

Let's rebuild America and restart the economy. Several members of Washington's Congressional delegation voiced their support...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
July 15, 2020

Prominent Washington employers adapt to fight COVID-19 (w/video)

Industry-leading Washington employers are doing their part to fight the spread of the coronavirus, including restructuring work spaces, restricting...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
July 2, 2020

New 'Washington in the Making' website offers key tools for local insights, recovery and growth

When informed vision meets engaged local leadership, great things are possible. That's the idea behind Washington in the Making, a ne...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
June 19, 2020

Governor tells employers serious challenges remain in Washington’s fight against coronavirus

Washington is making progress toward a healthy reopening, but serious challenges remain in the fight against the coronavirus, Gov. Jay Inslee told...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
June 18, 2020

Coronavirus Pandemic is Causing Major Stress, Employee Burnout

The coronavirus pandemic is causing major stress for employees, and burnout is real. Company leaders can help by communicating well, acknowledging...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
June 12, 2020

From coronavirus to carbon, virtual Spring Meeting covers what's on the mind of business

The annual AWB Spring Meeting usually brings hundreds of people to Spokane. This year's virtual event was an even bigger draw. More than 440 people...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
May 27, 2020

Care, compassion, cleaning and sanitizing: restaurants talk reopening

AWB’s weekly COVID-19 webinar series focused on restaurants and the hospitality industry this week — specifically on the specifics of how to re...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
May 26, 2020

New website will help employers reopen safely

A new website aims to help Washington get back to business, safely. The site,, is a practi...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
May 21, 2020

Washington Farmers Can Apply Tuesday For Coronavirus Relief Program (w/video)

Washington farmers and ranchers can apply Tuesday for a new federal program that will provide billions to support the country's producers in the wa...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 1
May 18, 2020

Employers are trusted, and have responsibility to take care of employees during COVID-19, communications experts say (w/video)

Take care of your employees, even in tough times. Communicate frequently. Admit what you don’t know. And show your humanity....
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0