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Nike surpasses Adidas in Europe

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Friday, March 14, 2014

The athletic footwear and apparel company is now No. 1 in Europe.

 

Lane County housing market on the upswing

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Friday, March 14, 2014

Home sales in the area remained unchanged compared to 2013, but housing prices continued to increase.

 

PSU faculty union may strike

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Members of Portland State University's faculty union have agreed to strike if union leaders call for a strike.

 

Feds blast Oracle Corp., Cover Oregon

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

A federal investigation describes the online insurance exchange's contractor, Oracle, as domineering and unresponsive.

 

Housing projects popping up in the Pearl

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Developers are working on at least six multifamily projects in the Northwest Portland district.

 

eBay to expand downtown Portland outpost

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

The online marketplace leased the fifth floor of the Fifth Avenue Building.

 

Salem area has 'turned corner'

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

The capital city's economy is nearing average growth.

 
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Small business sales go big

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

BY BRANDON SAWYER

Sales of small businesses surged in 2013 according to the biggest Internet marketplace of such transactions, BizBuySell, increasing to 7,056 reported sales, a 24% increase over 2012, when they dropped 7%. Portland Metro sales tracked by the site grew 9% to 73, capping three years of solid growth. On top of that, Portland’s median sale price jumped 67% to $250K, versus just 13% to $180K nationally. Portland was one of just six metros tracked where the median sale price matched the median asking price, with sellers getting, on average, 92% of what they asked.

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Green eyeshades in the ivory tower

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Friday, April 04, 2014
EducationCosts BlogBY ERIC FRUITS

The rapidly rising cost of higher education has left even the smartest researchers and the wonkiest of wonks wondering what’s happening and where’s all that money going. More and more, prospective students—and their families—are asking: Is college worth the cost?


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100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon [VIDEO]

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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.


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Tech makes the world go round

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Thursday, March 20, 2014
03.20.14 thumb internetBY JASON NORRIS | GUEST BLOGGER

I don’t think anyone can (or should) remember what it was like to get things done without the internet. This milestone in technology has certainly benefited brick-and-mortar companies and subsequently launched a new era of businesses.


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Branching out

March 2014
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
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A blueberry bush is a blueberry bush — except when it’s a blueberry tree.


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The 2014 List: The Top 33 Small Companies to Work, For in Oregon

March 2014
Thursday, February 27, 2014

100best14logoWebOur 100 Best Companies project turned 21 this year, so pop open the Champagne. Our latest survey gives us plenty to cheer.

 


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How to handle the unexpected

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Friday, March 28, 2014
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The next mysterious (or disastrous) event could be one that you or your team might suddenly need to respond to, probably under intense scrutiny.


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