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1 Latino-owned businesses on the rise
2 Of tempests and teapots
3 Phil Knight’s land grab
4 Californians aren’t a problem on the coast
5 Be nice to SUV moms
6 The annual list of Oregon's public companies
7 Oregon's Public Companies footnotes, glossary and index
8 First Person: Commentary by Bennett Johnson, CEO of DePaul Industries
9 Business readers vote to fund schools with kicker
10 VIP: Conversation with Dr. Charles Hofman, Baker City mayor
11 Health plan advice from 100 Best companies
12 Harney County
13 Arlington
14 Irrigon
15 Portland
16 Portland
17 Newberg
18 Lebanon
19 Eugene
20 Astoria
21 Newport
22 Northwest vineyards squeeze profits from concerts
23 Energy on the edge: Can fuel cells replace batteries?
24 Oregon Ag prices grow
25 Construction flexes economic muscle
26 Is a wireless network right for your business?
27 June '06 employment and business filing indicators
28 June '06 transportation indicators
29 June '06 real estate and construction indicators
30 June '06 farming, natural resources and energy indicators
31 In Character: Profile of Stumptown Coffee Roasters' Duane Sorenson

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How to help your staff solve their own problems

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Friday, March 21, 2014
03.21.14 thumb coxcoffeeTOM COX | OB BLOGGER

During a recent talk to HR Directors, I asked if they saw leaders trying to solve every problem, instead of delegating to and empowering staff. Every head nodded. Every single one.


Closing the gap: Community colleges and workforce training

Thursday, March 27, 2014
03.27.14 thumb collegeBY MARY SPILDE | OP-ED CONTRIBUTOR

Community college career, technical and workforce programs present an opportunity to bring business and education together as never before.


Speeding up science

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.


100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon [VIDEO]

Monday, March 03, 2014

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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.


Banishing oil burners reaps benefits for schools

Tuesday, April 01, 2014
04.02.14 thumb co2schoolsBY APRIL STREETER | OB CONTRIBUTOR

Three years ago, PPS set out to begin to convert the 1930s-era boilers from diesel/bunker fuel to cleaner-burning natural gas. Oregon’s largest school district has realized impressive carbon dioxide emissions reductions, setting an example for public and private institutions.


On fire

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

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


Video: Kickstarting Oregon business

Thursday, March 27, 2014
02.04.14 Thumbnail VideoBY JESSICA RIDGWAY | OB WEB EDITOR

Watch this OB Original Video about three Oregon companies and how crowd-funding "kickstarted" their business ideas.

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