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Carlsbad designates new creative sector and arts district

Richard L. SchultzCultural Arts ManagerCity of CarlsbadPlaywright David Ives wrote a charming collection of one-act vignettes titled All in the Timing. As the title suggests, “timing is everything” in human conversation, relationships, and in life itself. It’s by more than a mere coincidence that the City of Carlsbad masterfully timed the unanimous acceptance of a…

California Labor Law Digest

Find the answers to all your labor law questions…Grab a copy of the 2022 California Labor Law Digest!  This digest, written in easy-to-understand language, clears up common areas of confusion such as exempt/nonexempt status and leaves of absence. Includes access to more than 300 HR forms that can be customized. PC & Mac CompatibleBook Format,…

Quidel expands COVID-19 test manufacturing with new Carlsbad facility

Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL) (“Quidel”), a leading global provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions, cellular-based virology assays and molecular diagnostic systems, is opening a new manufacturing facility in Carlsbad, CA dedicated to the production of Quidel’s popular QuickVue® line of products. The 128,000 square foot facility will be the company’s highest-volume production plant in the…

Shop ‘til you drop, local

Christine DavisExecutive DirectorCarlsbad Village Association Black Friday (and Cyber Monday) began with one goal in mind: to help businesses maximize profits. Small Business Saturday, on the other hand, is about more than just the money. Small Business Saturday, the day after Black Friday, is a day dedicated to local participation and elevates the awareness of the…

2022 HR Quick Guide Available

When you need HR Answers Quickly:Grab the 2022 HR Quick Guide for California Employers!This guide is written in a question and answer format to quickly provide answers to your urgent questions. The guide helps you identify if an employment law applies to your business, flags key information, and points out problem areas. Features online access…

Order Your 2022 Labor Law and HR Products Here

Posters:EVEN IF YOU HAVE JUST ONE EMPLOYEE, you must post a compliant Employment Poster in a conspicuous place in the workplace where all employees and applicants can see it. The poster also must include information about your workers’ compensation benefits, payday schedule and emergency contacts. You may need to order several to ensure that your…

Salute veterans, recruit veterans

Matt SanfordEconomic Development Manager City of Carlsbad When you think of a veteran, you probably imagine someone with a strong sense of duty, drive, and diligence. You wouldn’t be wrong. These characteristics are inherent among the men and women in our military.Not so surprisingly, these traits translate well into the workplace. And recent studies make an even…

Best business of the year

Catherine Magaña Chair of the BoardCarlsbad Chamber of Commerce On Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021, the Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce held the 2021 Carlsbad Business, Achievement, & Distinction (CBAD) Awards luncheon at the Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa. The theme for this year’s CBAD Awards was “Resilience” with Vice-President Resort Operations of LEGOLAND California Resort, Frank Idris, as…

Beware of Business Email Compromise Scam

A local organization was recently impacted by a Business Email Compromise (BEC) scam.“Company A” is a vendor to the victim organization. The email address for the owner of Company A was compromised. In late October 2021, while Company A’s owner was out of town, a hacker used the hacked email address to send new payment…

Small Business Saturday in the Village

Carlsbad Village is the place to be on Small Business Saturday. The Carlsbad Village Association is sponsoring Small Business Saturday on November 27th from 10am-5pm in the heart of Carlsbad Village.Mark your calendar and make Carlsbad Village your destination on Small Business Saturday. Enjoy shopping specials, discounts, live music and merchant hospitality. Participate in the…
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