Home Must Reads

Health insurance doesn't mean you're healthy

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, May 03, 2013

An Oregon study shows that having health insurance doesn't mean you have good health.

 

Portland Timbers sell out again

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, May 03, 2013

The Portland Timbers registered their 39th consecutive sellout this week.

 

SolarWorld woos Qatari investor

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, May 03, 2013

SolarWorld says an unnamed Qatari investor could help it get out of debt.

 

More jobs than expected added in April

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, May 03, 2013

U.S. employers added 165,000 jobs in April.

 

Intel chooses new CEO from inside

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Thursday, May 02, 2013

Intel chose COO Brian Krzanich as new CEO to replace Paul Otellini.

 

Xerox closing Oregon call centers, cutting 285 jobs

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Thursday, May 02, 2013

Xerox plans to close call centers in Coos Bay and North Bend, cutting 285 jobs.

 

Portland charity bar to open soon

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Thursday, May 02, 2013

A charity bar called the Oregon Public House is awaiting final city inspections and set to open next Friday.

 
<< Start < Prev 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 Next > End >>

Page 297 of 665

More Articles

Blips and trends in the housing market

News
Thursday, June 26, 2014
062614 thumb realestateBY ERIC FRUTS | OB BLOGGER

Last year, the housing market in Oregon—and the U.S. as a whole—was blasting off. The Case-Shiller index of home prices ended the year 13% higher than at the beginning of the year. But, was last year a blip, or a trend?


Read more...

Updated: Disrupting innovation

News
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.


Read more...

Trends in business succession

News
Thursday, July 03, 2014
TrendsBY TED AUSTIN & MIKE BAELE | GUEST CONTRIBUTORS

The Office of Economic Analysis announced that Oregon is currently enjoying the strongest job growth since 2006. While this resurgence has been welcome, the lingering effects of the 2008 “Great Recession” continues to affect Oregon businesses, especially with regard to estate planning and business succession.


Read more...

Risks & rewards of owning triple net investments

Contributed Blogs
Thursday, July 24, 2014
NNNinvestmentBY CLIFF HOCKLEY | OB GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

With the increasing retirements of Baby Boomers, a massive real estate shift has created a significant increase in demand for NNN properties. The result? Increased demand has triggered higher prices and lower yields.


Read more...

OB Video: Dress for Success

News
Wednesday, July 02, 2014
DFSOBY JESSICA RIDGWAY | OB WEB EDITOR

Dress for Success Oregon promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and career development tools.


Read more...

Community colleges and sustainability

Contributed Blogs
Thursday, July 31, 2014
sustainabilityBY MARY SPILDE | OB GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

Faced with the aftermath of the “great recession,” increasing concern about the environment and dwindling family wage jobs, we have some very important choices to make about our future.


Read more...

Who said we should sell in May?

Contributed Blogs
Friday, July 18, 2014
BullMarketBY JASON NORRIS | OB GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

Back in May, we shared a common Wall Street quote about investing, “Sell in May and go away.” Fast forward to July and the most common question we have been getting from clients is, “When is the market pullback going to occur?”


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