Home Must Reads

Democrats take control of Oregon House

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Democrats took control of the tied Oregon House and maintained their majority in the Oregon Senate.

 

Crook County nonprofit rebounds

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, November 07, 2012

The St. Vincent de Paul Society of Crook County faced eviction and upheaval in August, but is beginning to rebound.

 

Estate tax measure fails

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Oregon voters rejected Measure 84, which would abolish estate taxes. The state will continue to tax inherited estates worth more than $1 million.

 

Banks city manager quits abruptly

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Banks City Manager Kyle Awesome quit abruptly, after local newspaper the Forest Grove Leader raised questions about his background and resume.

 

Retailers and online stores battle

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Brick-and-mortar retailers and online stores are going head-to-head for holiday dollars.

 

Oregon's economy slows further

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Oregon's economy fell in September, thanks to one of the sharpest monthly jobs losses since the recession.

 

NatureBake merging into Dave's Killer Bread

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Tuesday, November 06, 2012

Milwaukie-based NatureBake is merging into its popular Dave's Killer Bread brand.

 
<< Start < Prev 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 Next > End >>

Page 430 of 666

More Articles

The global challenge

News
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.


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...

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...

Poll Wrap-Up

News
Friday, August 15, 2014

2014 NewPoll-report-newsletterthumbIn this week's poll, we asked readers: "Who should pay for the troubled Cover Oregon website?" Here are the results.


Read more...

Podcast: Interview with Steve Balzac

Contributed Blogs
Tuesday, August 19, 2014

082014BalzacBY TOM COX | OB BLOGGER

Tom Cox interviews Steve Balzac, author of "Organizational Psychology for Managers."


Read more...

Oversight? Or gaming the system?

News
Monday, July 14, 2014
AmazonBY VIVIAN MCINERNY | OB BLOGGER

Some people think Amazon’s winking eye logo is starting to look like a hoodwink.


Read more...

Green Endeavor cleans up

News
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.


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