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March 2017


Serving Southwest Riverside County Since 1989 VOLUME 28, NUMBER 3 MARCH 2017 And... Wellness in the Workplace Unique Estate Planning EDC State of the Region Conference 7 Signs of Sugar Overload page 21 TVCC Announces ‘2017’ Board of directors page 4 How to Keep Customers Coming Back by Ted Saul Nominations for Senator Stone’s Veteran’s Service Awards Now Being Accepted Nominations are now being accepted from individuals and groups for the 2017 Veterans Service Awards presented by State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County). Companies are constantly reviewing their product lines to keep customers coming back. Since excellent and quality driven customer service delivery is a key success factor businesses need to be examining these processes as well. SEE PAGE 22 The awards are given annually to 10 military veterans from the 28th Senate District who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to help their fellow veterans and members of the community. Senator Stone will present the awards at separate ceremonies held in Southwest Riverside County and the Coachella Valley in late May. “We owe our veterans a debt that can never be repaid,” said Senator Stone. SEE PAGE 28 10 Ways to Increase Your Business With the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce (TVCC) “The Temecula Chamber helped my business from my very first visit. I attended the Open House and just so happened to sit next to a local solar company [the perfect connection for my business]. I met with their project manager and we are now in the process of working together to offer all their solar customers my services.” - Adam Fuller, Premier Solar Cleaning 1. THE POWER OF NETWORKING - The variety and scope of the Temecula Chamber activities is unlimited! When one business thrives, the business community as a whole succeeds SEE PAGE 29 Think Twice before Getting Caught up in the Latest Email Phishing Scam by Stefani Laszko Recently, the IRS issued an urgent alert regarding a new email phishing scam involving W-2s. According to Forbes online, this scam has already claimed 29,000 victims across multiples sectors. This particular scam is even more evolved; phishing coupled with executive fraud and wire transfers. SEE PAGE 28 COMMUNITY LEGAL FINANCIAL Temecula Valley Hospital Appoints Donald Hitzeman to Governing Board page10 The Law Office of Jack D. Brown, APC Merges with Shoup Legal page 14 Is Your Small Business Struggling Financially? page 26 page 19 page 19 page 19