Water Street District News

Operational Risk Management – Common Operational Risk Area 4 – Human Resources

Continuing with our columns on operational risk management, we will now discuss operational risk area 4 – Human Resources-Employees/Volunteers. There are a lot of elements and moving parts to this common operational risk area. Human Resource (HR) professionals have a challenging time keeping up with all the changes and nuances of this very important element…

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Shop Small Henderson Debuts!

 Henderson Nevada: November 16, 2017: Shop Small Henderson Debuts! A local business association promoting business in Henderson, Nevada is jumping in to the spirit of small business for the holidays this year! Capitalizing on the shopping tradition founded by American Express in 2010 known as “Small Business Saturday,” the Water Street District Business Association (WSDBA)…

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American Pride Festival

Come and celebrate our veterans! THIS Saturday, Nov.11th, from 9AM to 3PM! 100+ local businesses, artists, veteran non-profits, crafters, and food vendors.??THE FIRST 75 VETERANS?? get a FREE Swag Bag at the Vegas Events and More tent! FREE admission. FREE Kidz Korner with complimentary face painting, caricatures, crafts, and more! ??Henderson Events Plaza ??  

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Operational Risk Management – Common Operational Risk Area 3 – Safety and Security

Continuing with our columns on operational risk management, we will now discuss operational risk area 3 – Safety and Security.  Everyone is generally familiar with what safety and security are and how they help protect businesses, nonprofits, medical, and dental practices.  However, being generally familiar with these terms and how they generally help protect businesses…

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GET READY FOR SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

As an organization that serves local business owners and customers, the WSDBA is proud to support Small Business Saturday® this Nov 25. Small Business Saturday was founded by American Express in 2010 to help strengthen local economies. Today, it’s a holiday shopping tradition celebrating a greater nationwide movement dedicated to uniting communities and supporting all…

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Operational Risk Management – Common Operational Risk Area 2 – Internal Controls

Operational Risk Management – Common Operational Risk Area 2 – Internal Controls Our last column discussed Operational Risk Area 1 – Fraud/Theft, and we now move on to the next common operational risk area, Internal Controls.  Internal Controls are an important piece of preventing operational risks because with the proper internal controls in place, it…

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Operational Risk Management – Common Operational Risk Area 1 – Fraud/Theft

In the last column, we discussed what operational risk management is and why it is important. In that column we mentioned that there were six common operational risk areas that affect businesses, medical/dental practices, and nonprofits’ operations.  We will discuss fraud/theft which is one of the six common operational risk areas that may adversely affect…

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The First Last?!

Very confusing! Not really! The first of the new Last Friday, Just Add Water – on Water Street is coming very soon! August 25th, 6-10 pm. The WSDBA is proud to support this new event which promises to bring lots of welcome attention to Downtown! Get your feet wet on Water Street! Join us for…

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Firelight Barn Upcoming Events

Wednesday, July 26, 12:00 – BBQ & Mama’s Wranglers perform a Matinee Thursday, July 27, 6:30 – BBQ & Mama’s Wranglers perform “Bandama” Saturday, July 29, 6:30 – BBQ & Mama’s Wranglers perform “Denim N Diamonds” Thursday, August 3, 6:30 – BBQ & Mama’s Wranglers perform “Dang’d Hillbilly Hoedown” Saturday, August 5, 12:00 – BBQ…

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August Newsletter

August Newsletter By Bill Bokelmann   The WSDBA organizational vision and mission is “To Make Water Street a Destination of Choice”.  We are doing just that with our collaboration efforts.  Board Member Ralph McNamara is working with WSDBA Members and tour operators that drive past Henderson on their way to Hoover Dam and other destinations…

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