The Cover Story

Thursday, August 27, 2015
01-cover-0915-thumbBY LINDA BAKER

How do you put a baby on the cover of a business magazine without it looking too cutesy?


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Child care challenge

Wednesday, August 26, 2015
0927OHSUhealthystarts-thumbBY KIM MOORE AND LINDA BAKER

Child care in Oregon is expensive and hard to find. We delved into the numbers and talked to a few executives and managers about day care costs, accessibility and work-life balance.


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Living the dream

Friday, August 21, 2015

smugglespearsthumbRenee Spears, founder and owner of Portland-based Rose City Mortgage, is hot to trot to sell pot.


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The 10 most successful crowdfunding campaigns in Oregon

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
081915-crowdfundingmainBY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

One of the hottest new investment trends has proven quite lucrative for some companies.


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Big Trouble in China?

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
0818-wellmanthumbBY JASON NORRIS | CFA

Earlier this month, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) announced they were going to devalue their currency, the Renminbi. While the amount of the targeted change was to be roughly 2 percent, investors read a lot more into the move. The Renminbi had been gradually appreciating against the U.S. dollar (see chart) as to attempt to alleviate concerns of being labeled a currency manipulator.


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Ranking the airlines that fly PDX

Friday, August 14, 2015
airlinesthumbBY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

17 airlines make stops at Portland International Airport, but not all are created equal when it comes to customer service.


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5 questions for ImpactFlow CEO Tyler Foreman

Thursday, August 13, 2015
impactflowthumbBY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Portland-based startup ImpactFlow recently announced a $5.7 million funding round. CEO and co-founder Tyler Foreman talks about matching businesses with nonprofits, his time at Intel and the changing face of philanthropy.


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Car be gone

Thursday, August 06, 2015
070615car2goblogthumbBY LINDA BAKER

Car and ride sharing services have taken urban areas by storm. Low-income and suburban communities are left at the curb.


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Bendafornia: What’s driving the Northern California migration?

Wednesday, August 05, 2015
bendiforniathumbBY KEN MAES

A huge migration from Northern California has contributed to average 16% growth per year since 1990.


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Department of Self-Promotion

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

061715-awards1Oregon Business wins journalism awards.


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Photo Log: Shooting 10 innovators in rural health care

Monday, August 03, 2015
007blogBY JASON E. KAPLAN | STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER

You may have noticed the photos of our rural health innovators departed from the typical Oregon Business aesthetic.


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Portland’s long-distance bike commuters

Monday, August 03, 2015
Matt KellyresizethumbBY KIM MOORE | RESEARCH EDITOR

Pushing the extreme.


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Our Featured Stories

  • Baby. Boom!
    BY LINDA BAKER

    A new co-working model disrupts office sharing, child care and work-life balance as we know it.

  • Child care challenge
    0927OHSUhealthystarts-thumbBY KIM MOORE AND LINDA BAKER

    Child care in Oregon is expensive and hard to find. We delved into the numbers and talked to a few executives and managers about day care costs, accessibility and work-life balance.

  • Is there life beyond Reed?
    BY GARY THILL | PHOTOS BY JASON E. KAPLAN

    A storied institution climbs down from the ivory tower.

Haggen suing Albertsons for $1B

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

After a wave of store closures, Haggen alleges that Albertsons misled the grocer during acquisition.

150 units — all smaller than 300 square feet — for sale in Portland

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

The Freedom Center in the Pearl District is for sale again.

How unsafe are Portland drivers?

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

They don't compare well with drivers of other major American cities.

Facebook moving ahead with largest data center in Prineville

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

The social media giant will build in Central Oregon, investing up to $200 million on a new facility.

Case against Uber could have widespread impact

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Federal judge allows drivers' suit against ridesharing company to be a class-action case.

What's the plan for the Veterans Memorial Coliseum?

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Portland officials weighing three options for historic building.

Lake Oswego software company buys its competitor

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

NAVEX Global acquires Atlanta-based The Network.

Which Portland food hall made the list of the 'most anticipated' in the US?

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Eater National says Pine Street Market is one of the 17 most anticipated food halls.

Property management startup lands $3.4M

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Cozy closed another round, bringing their total investment to $9.8 million.

Fire claims golf course clubhouse in Lebanon

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

The amount of damage is estimated to be $1.3 million.

Is Milwaukie the next hot spot?

Monday, August 31, 2015

Real estate agents working in the suburb south of Portland see uptick from TriMet expansion, other factors.

Money spent on lobbying on the rise

Monday, August 31, 2015

Dollars spent on influence peddling is up 94% since 2010.

Yamhill doctor's Kickstarter raises $40K

Monday, August 31, 2015

Dr. Jim Rickards' Core Ball Complete aims to streamline the workout.

Daimler upgrading Central Oregon facility

Monday, August 31, 2015

Madras site will receive an $18 million boost, to include more than 30 new jobs.

Who will challenge Kate Brown from the GOP?

Monday, August 31, 2015

Dr. Monica Wehby explores options; Dennis Richardson says he's out.

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