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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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Updated: Disrupting innovation

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.


Interview: Dr. Mark Goulston

Contributed Blogs
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Tom Cox interviews Dr. Mark Goulston, author of Just Listen, Discover the Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone.


Green Endeavor cleans up

Wednesday, August 06, 2014
080614 ULnew greenendeavorBY LINDA BAKER | OB EDITOR

Portland startup Green Endeavor strikes gold, inking a partnership with Underwriters Laboratories, an Illinois-based consulting and certification company with offices in 46 countries.


The global challenge

Friday, June 27, 2014
062714 thumb globalmarketBY JASON NORRIS | OB BLOGGER

Over the last several months we have seen a wave of cross-border acquisitions, primarily U.S.-based companies looking to purchase non-U.S.-based companies. There are a few reasons for this, but the main culprit is the U.S. corporate tax system. The United States has one of the highest corporate tax rates in the world.


Oregon Business wins awards

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.


OB Video: Oregon MESA

Thursday, June 26, 2014

ThumbOregon Business hosts an informal roundtable discussion about the Oregon MESA (Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement) program.


Portland rises

Monday, August 18, 2014

IMG 2551Portland is in the middle of another construction boom, with residential and office projects springing up downtown, in the Pearl and Old Town. OB Web Editor Jessica Ridgway documents the new wave.

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