Home Back Issues April 2009
April 2009
Title Filter     Display # 
# Article Title
1 Boom times for bang bang
2 Finding the right social engagement
3 Baker proposes $17 million multi-university center
4 Going green
5 Forecast: foggy with slippery conditions
6 It’s a small world
7 Post a job, prepare for the flood
8 Economist John Mitchell addresses retirement woes
9 Deal Watch: Two water contracts keep Northwest Pipe on course
10 Ebb tide in the Central Coast’s economy
11 Airport traffic loses altitude
12 January '09 employment and business indicators
13 Readers weigh in on the federal stimulus
14 Next: a better hearing test
15 OSU develops filberts resistant to blight
16 Laika's next level
17 High prices, bad economy create gold rush for pawnshops
18 Esco sees bright spot in gold as global slowdown hits
19 New smoking ban dampens sales
20 Give us your tired, your poor, your huddled heels
21 Working in Oregon through history
22 Hedging bets on nursery growth
23 Portland list-o-phrenia
24 Graphic: Minority population growth 2000-2008
25 Hoping for a playoff payoff
26 Graphic: U.S and Oregon electricity generation
27 Growers predict abundant labor
28 Focus turns to green building efficiencies
29 Graphic: Composition of state and local business taxes
30 Retaliation claims rise along with pink slips
31 January '09 transportation indicators
32 January '09 real estate and construction indicators
33 January '09 farming, natural resources and energy
34 The vast underground economy grows in Oregon - and globally
35 The numbers game
36 Heavy equipment dealers in Oregon
37 The good book
 

More Articles

Rapid ascent

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
IMG 4255-2BY AMY MILSHTEIN

Kelly Dachtler, president of The Clymb, redefines outdoor retail.


Read more...

Making faces

News
Thursday, February 20, 2014
02.20.14 Thumbnail ModelsBY VIVIAN MCINERNY | OB BLOGGER

As retailers consolidate and newspapers fold, the business of modeling shifts to ad agencies, apparel companies and new media.


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...

How to boost web traffic

News
Thursday, April 10, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY  | OB WEB EDITOR

04.10.14 thumb seo-trafficSEMpdx hosted a workshop this week for entrepreneurs, website developers and others interested in search engine optimization (SEO).  Here are a few tips and tricks aimed at bumping up your search engine rankings.


Read more...

Are millennials reshaping politics in the Pacific Northwest?

News
Wednesday, April 02, 2014

MillennialsThumbA new report explores the impact of millennials on Oregon's business and political climate.


Read more...

Workplace benefits

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Health care and vacations rule. That’s the consensus from our reader poll on workplace benefits that help retain and recruit employees.


Read more...

Branching out

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
DSC04185BY LINDA BAKER

A blueberry bush is a blueberry bush — except when it’s a blueberry tree.


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