Press Releases

Hiring Challenges & Solutions for Today’s Manufacturers

BY KEN MADDEN

My company, Madden Industrial Craftsmen, has been in the business of helping manufacturers find skilled workers for 27 years, so I have been fighting the workforce challenges first hand. In addition, I Chair the Oregon Workforce Investment Board (OWIB), and I’m an elected Board Member for Portland Community College. These experiences give me a broad platform for witnessing how manufacturers are competing for talent with other industry sectors across the region.

Selecting the Best Staffing Company for your Business

BY KEN MADDEN

Over the past decade, the temporary workforce has increased dramatically in numbers. Many staffing services have been opened to meet this growing demand. This means that as an employee looking for work or an employer looking for contingent staffing, you have a lot more options to choose from. The following paragraphs will describe factors to consider when choosing a service to make sure you are getting the best return for your investment in time and money.

Fifteen Lane Powell Attorneys Named "Oregon Super Lawyers" and Five Named as "Oregon Rising Stars"

Fifteen Lane Powell attorneys have been named 2015 “Oregon Super Lawyers,” and another five attorneys have been named as “Oregon Rising Stars” by Super Lawyers magazine.

Helping small businesses — and our community — thrive

Small businesses are the lifeblood of our community—and as a community credit union, we deliver the extra help they need to achieve and maintain success.

Nonprofits and Businesses Mix and Mingle at Sunset in Old Town PDX

3 Degrees Event Celebrates 5th Year Bringing Nonprofit and Business Professionals Together to Benefit Portland.

Energy Trust of Oregon adds Lindsey Hardy to board

Bend energy leader brings passion for efficiency and renewable energy to the nonprofit.

Chaucer Foods to Hold Opening Event

Event in Forest Grove marks recognition of Global Food Safety Initiative Certification.

OnPoint Community Credit Union Announces Grand Opening of Hillsdale Branch

Colette Young to lead staff at Southwest Portland branch.

Delap Announces New Executive Leadership Team

Delap LLP, one of Oregon’s largest local accounting firms, has announced the formation of a new executive leadership team.