Historically, when the leaves fall, so do the markets. This year, earnings, Europe, energy and Ebola have in common? Beyond alliteration, they are four factors that the investors are pointing to for this year’s seasonal volatility.
How can you move from a command-and-control leadership model to one of true empowerment and accountability? David Marquet did, and he took notes along the way.
Some common misconceptions employers have about marijuana.
A flare-up in the Elliott Forest raises questions about détente in Oregon’s timber wars.
Cylvia Hayes, tabloid vs. watchdog journalism and the looming threat of a Cascadia earthquake.
A Design Week panel discussion raises questions about how innovative we really are.
Intel's manufacturing way station; Merkley's attack dog; Diamond Foods gets into the innovation business.
More than 5,500 employees from 180 organizations throughout the state participated in the 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon project.
Oregon Business magazine has named the sixth annual 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon.
Wehby disappears, Kitzhaber fails to disclose and Seattle gets bike share before Portland.
This post focuses on the recent release of the new Apple iPhone as well as Alibaba's IPO, the largest U.S. IPO in history.
How can you tell if you, a peer, a subordinate or a job candidate has the emotional intelligence needed to do well?
Portland-based Lytics' funding comes from Comcast Ventures; the company has plans to add another 10 employees in the coming months.
The car giant will pay Portland State University $14,000 for the credits.
Dean Marriott, director of the Bureau of Environmental Services, is on administrative leave after a city audit pointed out large cost overruns for a new employee building at the Columbia Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Hillsboro-based UniteOR (as in "Operating Room") is an online tool that provides secure, real-time data storage and retrieval.
Meredith Cueto expects merchandise sales to exceed the $1.36 million posted at the Moda Center last season.
The retail store will be located on the 100 level; retail kiosks will be available on the 200 and 300 level.
Diana Dickey introduced a proposal that would "make all city-owned properties smoke free."
Lumen learning is a courseware company that provides and supports online classes.
Smith Optics will move its design center along with 35 employees to the Rose City in the first half of 2015.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Dennis Richardson focused on the consulting business of Cylvia Hayes, Gov. John Kitzhaber's fiancee.
Supporters and opponents of Measure 92 have raised a total of $16.7 million and have spent $13.4 million so far.
The company will provide steel fabrication work for the $4.5 billion Transbay Transit Center.
The University of Oregon plans to raise $2 billion, double the fundraising record set by a state university.
A new division of the Register-Guard will offer web development and digital marketing services to small- and medium-sized businesses.
GrowlerWerks LLC, which invented the uKeg, met its first crowdfunding goal of $75,000, then exceeded a second goal of $120,000 within three days.
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Is your business ready to join us in the call for action? This opening panel includes Oregon businesses who will discuss why they signed the Oregon Climate Declaration, the investments they are making to reduce carbon emissions, and how their actions are affecting their companies.
Get ready for two days of special events produced with the EPA, Portland Timbers and ISOS before and after the GoGreen Conference on October 16.
Finding a health insurance plan that makes both financial sense for the bottom line and provides choice for plan participants is a huge challenge for employers.
The right financing at the right time is critical for small businesses to succeed.
Among Oregon universities, Oregon Tech is special in the way it incorporates applied research into the curricula of every department.
More than 400 "Change Makers" will gather to invest in a socially sustainable community.