Home Archives June 2007
June 2007
Title Filter     Display # 
# Article Title
1 Cancer at the crossroads
2 Legislators take on health care system
3 Colleges struggle to meet health-care worker demand
4 When business and politics mix
5 The LNG debate
6 Congrats to Callahan’s
7 Deal Watch: The making of an onion giant
8 Wave energy projects face challenges
9 Capitol Gains: Pressure builds as legislature nears session's end
10 In Character: Diane Snyder of U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities
11 Cost saving: 10 (good) ways to cut corners
12 Sales: The importance of the one-minute pitch
13 HR: Select and handle supervisors with care
14 BAKER CITY
15 Reader survey finds lack of retirement saving
16 VIP: Conversation with Nike’s head of Global Women’s Fitness, Heidi O’Neill
17 The good and bad news of rising corn prices
18 Death of timber money births a rural study
19 Travel Oregon unveils two new websites
20 A new magazine for Prineville
21 Oregon Entrepreneurs Network brings angel investors online
22 Juan Valdez calls on Portland firm for a makeover
23 New biodegradable cups aren't clear to consumers
24 Gresham startup builds race-car for Cricket Wireless
25 LAKEVIEW
26 PRINEVILLE
27 PORTLAND
28 SALEM
29 ADAIR VILLAGE
30 CORVALLIS
31 SPRINGFIELD
32 SHADY COVE
33 MEDFORD
34 BROOKINGS
35 NEWPORT
36 SEASIDE
37 March '07 employment and business filing indicators
38 March '07 farming, natural resources and energy
39 March '07 transportation indicators
40 March '07 real estate and construction indicators
41 Oregon commodities heat up
42 Westerners, but not Oregonians, have heftier checks than elsewhere in U.S.
43 Marion County growth pushed by two sectors
 

More Articles

The 2014 List: The Top 33 Large Companies to Work, For in Oregon

March 2014
Thursday, February 27, 2014

100best14logoWebOur 100 Best Companies project turned 21 this year, so pop open the Champagne. Our latest survey gives us plenty to cheer.

 


Read more...

On fire

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

A self-proclaimed “chile head,” John Ford “grows, eats and does everything spicy.” 


Read more...

Speeding up science

News
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
02.25.14 Thumbnail MedwasteBY JOE ROJAS-BURKE | OB BLOGGER

The medical research enterprise wastes tens of billions of dollars a year on irrelevant studies. It’s time to fix it.


Read more...

Wheel man

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
BY LINDA BAKER

Les Schwab has put a premium on customer service since 1952, when legendary namesake Les Schwab founded the company with one store in Prineville. (Schwab died in 2007.) But if the corporate principles remain essentially the same, the world around this iconic Oregon business has changed dramatically.


Read more...

What I'm reading: Brad Smith & Travis Boersma

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Brad Smith, founder of Hot Pepper Studios, and Travis Boersma, president of Dutch Bros. Coffee, share their recent reads.


Read more...

100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon [VIDEO]

News
Monday, March 03, 2014

Screen shot 2014-03-03 at 11.26.47 AM

Check out interviews with employees from some of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon winners and find out what makes their company a great place to work.


Read more...

Small business sales go big

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

BY BRANDON SAWYER

Sales of small businesses surged in 2013 according to the biggest Internet marketplace of such transactions, BizBuySell, increasing to 7,056 reported sales, a 24% increase over 2012, when they dropped 7%. Portland Metro sales tracked by the site grew 9% to 73, capping three years of solid growth. On top of that, Portland’s median sale price jumped 67% to $250K, versus just 13% to $180K nationally. Portland was one of just six metros tracked where the median sale price matched the median asking price, with sellers getting, on average, 92% of what they asked.

BTNMarch14 tableBTNMarch14 line


BTNMarch14 piePDXBTNMarch14 pieUSA


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS