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1 Start me up
2 In good company
3 Munich on the Willamette
4 Governor hopes to fund water initiative with new lottery money
5 Oregon’s top private companies learn to adapt
6 Circuit judges become scarce in rural counties
7 Reader survey shows impact of credit market squeeze
8 Economist Tim Duy uses the "R" word
9 Food manufacturing: steady over time
10 Deal Watch: FLIR wins record-setting defense contract
11 Oregon's Private 150
12 Oregon's Private 150: Ranks 51-100
13 Oregon's Private 150: Ranks 101-150
14 Tactics: LaCrosse Footwear gets some traction
15 Boosting sales in a down economy
16 Powering down at the office
17 100 Best files: Top 10 most important workplace attributes
18 Q&A with Bob of Bob's Red Mill
19 Feds release LNG impact report
20 Sales decline prompts Mt. Bachelor shakeup
21 Rosy forecast sees 100,000 jobs on the horizon
22 Lumber prices and output chopped
23 Oregon Business honored for journalism excellence
24 University enrollment projected to increase
25 Graphic: Creative vitality map of Oregon
26 State wins case against Merck
27 Housing slump continues to pull down projects, sales, companies
28 Graphic: wholesale value of Oregon floriculture crops
29 PDX ranks high with travelers despite flight cutbacks
30 Downtown Redmond freed from traffic
31 Graphic: Northwest invention patents rise
32 Next: an electronic shoe
33 Lithia cuts jobs, millions
34 HP pulls out of Corvallis chamber
35 Fuel prices hit trucking
36 Weather delays fruit crop
37 Angels arrive in the Gorge
38 Oregon financial planners & money managers
39 April '08 employment and business indicators
40 April '08 transportation indicators
41 April '08 real estate and construction indicators
42 April '08 farming, natural resources and energy indicators
 

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Updated: Disrupting innovation

News
Tuesday, July 08, 2014
070814 thumb disputive-innovationBY LINDA BAKER  | OB EDITOR

The New Yorker recently published a sharply worded critique of “disruptive innovation,” one of the most widely cited theories in the business world today. The article raises questions about the descriptive value of disruption and innovation  — whether the terms are mere buzzwords or actually explain today's extraordinarily complex and fast changing business environment. 

Update: We caught up with Portland's Thomas Thurston, who shared his data driven take on the disruption controversy.


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Q&A: David Lively of Organically Grown Co.

News
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
OGCLogoBY HANNAH WALLACE | OB BLOGGER

Demand for organic food continues to soar: Last year, sales of organic food rose to $32.3 billion — up 10% from 2012. In Oregon, organic produce wholesaler Organically Grown Co. has been championing organic growing methods for four decades.


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Two sides of the coin

Contributed Blogs
Monday, August 25, 2014
0825 thumb moneyBY JASON NORRIS | OB GUEST BLOGGER

Ferguson Wellman’s investment views on the economy and capital markets.


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Register for 100 Best Companies survey

News
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
OBM-100-best-logo-2015 150pxwBy Kim Moore | OB Editor

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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Oregon Business wins awards

News
Monday, June 30, 2014

ASBPEOregon Business magazine won two silver awards for excellence in writing in the National American Society of Business Publication Editors Western region competition.


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Managing family assets: The importance of planning ahead

News
Friday, August 22, 2014
Unknown-1BY CLIFF HOCKLEY |  OB GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

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.


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Attack of the Robin Sages

Contributed Blogs
Monday, July 07, 2014
070714 thumb linkedinfakesBY TOM COX | OB BLOGGER

Named after the 2010 experiment by Thomas Ryan, "Robin Sages" are fake social media profiles designed to encourage linking and divulging valuable information.


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