Why has six years become an acceptable investment in public undergraduate education that over-promises and underperforms?
Ferguson Wellman’s investment views on the economy and capital markets.
When business intersects with family, a host of situations can arise. Without a clear vision and careful planning, hard-earned investments can become stressful burdens.
The 2015 survey launched this week. It is open to for-profit private and public companies that have at least 15 full- or part-time employees in Oregon.
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Tom Cox interviews Steve Balzac, author of "Organizational Psychology for Managers."
Portland is in the middle of another construction boom, with residential and office projects springing up downtown, in the Pearl and Old Town. OB Web Editor Jessica Ridgway documents the new wave.
In this week's poll, we asked readers: "Who should pay for the troubled Cover Oregon website?" Here are the results.
When I say, “Your Employee is Always Right,” I do not mean “right about the facts,” but rather “right about how they feel” and “right about how they want to be led.”
Portland startup Green Endeavor strikes gold, inking a partnership with Underwriters Laboratories, an Illinois-based consulting and certification company with offices in 46 countries.
Faced with the aftermath of the “great recession,” increasing concern about the environment and dwindling family wage jobs, we have some very important choices to make about our future.
Remember the naysayers? Those who called the South Waterfront aerial tram a boondoggle? Those who rejoiced at the massive sell off of luxury condos at the John Ross and Atwater Place?
With the increasing retirements of Baby Boomers, a massive real estate shift has created a significant increase in demand for NNN properties. The result? Increased demand has triggered higher prices and lower yields.
The company will use the money to jump-start a redevelopment project in Bothell, Washington.
After two years, longshore union members backed a collective bargaining agreement with several multinational grain companies.
For a fee, Instacart will shop for and deliver groceries to your doorstep.
The California-based e-commerce giant has aggressive growth plans to expand its downtown office.
Winter wheat production in 2014 is forecast at 40.3 million bushels statewide, down 17% from a year ago.
The Oregon Transportation Commission awarded one grant associated with the Australia-based coal export plan, but rejected a second.
Guidance Counsel has spent the past year updating approaches to the women's activewear market.
After 21 years, the independently-owned skate shop will close its first store to focus on its remaining location in Portland.
Experts say the pest could cause millions to billions of dollars in damage to the region's crops.
The LilyPad is a floating, solar-activated stormwater treatment device deployed in retaining ponds and ditches.
The agency that holds the purse strings for care of Oregon Health Plan members criticized the state's system for distributing money to coordinated care organizations.
The $40 million floating drydock will arrive at the Columbia River will carry components that will be assembled by Vigor Industrial.
Police arrested three people in three different incidents of bike theft over the previous 24 hours.
The contract is part of the transit agencies switch to electronic fares, the Portland high tech company announced Thursday.
Homes of roughly 200 square feet could be quickly built to house homeless and low-income residents in Portland.
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Lane Powell Shareholder William T. Patton has been appointed to the board of directors for Cascade AIDS Project, an organization that provides educational services and outreach to thousands of Oregonians living with HIV/AIDS.
Fifty-one Lane Powell lawyers were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® (Best Lawyers) 2015; of those selected, 23 lawyers are from the Firm’s office in Portland, Oregon.
Barran Liebman is proud to announce that Andrew Schpak, a Partner of the firm, has been named Chair of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division for the 2014-2015 bar year.