November 2011

Barhyte Specialty Foods' success

1111_Tactics_01Chris Barhyte keeps a stack of unopened letters in his offices from would-be buyers of the family business. “I don’t even open them any more,” he says. “I’m just not interested in selling. I’d probably have to put on a suit.”

Business confidence is slipping

1111_InputGraph_01Our latest survey on business confidence shows that, like the nation, jobs are the No. 1 concern for Oregon business leaders.

Dig it: behind the numbers

1111_EditorLetterResearch editor Brandon Sawyer launches in this issue Data Dig, an occasional series that looks underneath the hood of various business and economic topics.