October 2010
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1 Next: Internet detours relieve web congestion
2 Powerlist: Social media boosts ad firms
3 2010 List of the 100 Best Nonprofits to Work For in Oregon
4 Top 3 best small nonprofits
5 Top 3 best medium nonprofits
6 Top 3 best large nonprofits
7 Beekeepers face a complex future
8 Wind energy developer runs into a green wall
9 State We're In: Freight transportation levels out
10 Oregon economic indicators as of July 2010
11 Group turns trash into treasure
12 Predicting algae blooms in time to help coast economy
13 Conflict swirls around gold mining
14 Oregon workers cheaper than most
15 Cold helps some crops, hurts others
16 Staycations boost fairs and festivals
17 Dealwatch: Purchases lift Intel, FLIR, Blount
18 Young CEO takes the pledge for charity
19 Portlandia brings cash to the city it satirizes
20 Oregon Business wins awards
21 Industries ready for river shutdown
22 Single-serve wine catches on
23 West Coast Shoe releases sexy new boots
24 Short summer douses wildfire industry
25 Entrepreneurs take a flying leap
26 ISITE boosts its digital strategy business
27 Reader Input: Business support increases for nonprofits
28 The Best and brightest
 

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Reader Input: Road Work

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Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Oregon's roads are crumbling, and revenues from state and local gas taxes are not sufficient to pay for improvements. We asked readers if the private sector should help fund transportation maintenance and repairs. Research partner CFM Strategic Communications conducted the poll of 366 readers in February.

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Reader comments:

"I feel private enterprises are capable of operating at a higher efficiency than state government."

"This has been used in Oregon since the mid-1800s. It is not a new financing method. This form of financing may help Oregon close its infrastructure deficit by leveraging funds."


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Loose Talk

July/August 2015
Friday, July 10, 2015
BY AMY MILSHTEIN

When gossip crosses the line.


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The Backstory: Portland Youth Builders

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As part of our green workplaces story, Oregon Business checked out a community service project undertaken by Portland Youth Builders, a nonprofit alternative high school. In partnership with Whole Foods, PYB built garden boxes for a Home Forward  housing site. Home Forward is a government agency that provides housing for low income residents and people with disabilities.


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Urban renewer

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One year after he was appointed chair of the Portland Development Commission, Tom Kelly talks about PDC's longevity, Neil Kelly's comeback and his new role as Portlandia's landlord.


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Balancing Act

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The Affordable Care Act has triggered a rush on health care plan redesign, a process fraught with hidden costs and consequences.


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Business partnerships: taming the three-headed monster

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070615-businessmarriagefail-thumbBY KATHERINE HEEKIN | OB GUEST COLUMNIST

Picking a business partner is not much different than choosing a spouse or life partner, and the business break-up can be as heart-wrenching and costly as divorce.


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Photo Log: Waterfront Blues Festival

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bluesfestthumbBY JASON E. KAPLAN | STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER

The sweltering weather didn't keep the crowds away. Although the numbers were down slightly from last year, the Oregon Food Bank raised $850,636 to fight hunger.  About 80,000 people attended despite temperatures in the upper 90s.


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