Business for a Better Portland celebrates second birthday

More than 300 Oregonians on Tuesday celebrated the second anniversary of Business for a Better Portland, a business group that started as a sort of alternative chamber of commerce, but whose membership has quickly grown to include many of the compa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Inside a bustling Daimler Portland plant (Photos)

All year the Portland Business Journal has studied the workforce needs of different Oregon industries. It’s a look at how work is changing, largely driven by technology, and how employers and employees are keeping up. The latest installment highlighte.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

5 business lessons to learn from popcorn

A daughter's birthday party turned into a million dollar business......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 12th, 2018

Navigating the new sales tax landscape for online sales

In this installment of the Portland Business Journal’s thought leadership podcast, Jennifer Young, director of state and local tax at Moss Adams, discusses the new world of sales tax. Here are highlights: The sales tax world has changed: In 1992.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Changes in the workforce reflected in office workspaces

This edition of the Portland Business Journal’s thought leadership podcast explores the changing workforce and flexible workspace with TMT Development President and CEO Vanessa Sturgeon. Here are highlights: The open workspace environment: “It’.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Business of the Year Awards celebrates 17 years

The Dayton Business Journal’s Business of the Year awards celebrates its 17th year. This elite awards program illuminates the Dayton region’s outstanding businesses, organizations and executives. The Miami Valley is home to a dynamic and vibrant bu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Portland manufacturers seek more grads with global skills

New tariffs and trade wars are adding layers of complexity to the global supply chain, and Portland-area manufacturers need more people to figure it out. Cliff Allen, dean of Portland State University’s School of Business, said the demand for ne.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2018

Factbox: Ten years of bitcoin

Bitcoin, the world's first and most famous cryptocurrency, celebrates its tenth birthday on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 31st, 2018

Atlanta health care forum celebrates innovators and "disrupters" (Photos)

Atlanta Business Chronicle brought together innovators and “disruptors” in the health care space for its health care forum the morning of Oct. 25 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. In his keynote address, Jeff Arnold, co-founder, CEO and p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2018

Viewpoint: Measure 105 is bad for business, bad for Oregon’s economy

The Portland Business Alliance's new CEO on why reversing the state's anti-profiling law is counter to Oregon's welcoming reputation.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2018

Portland restaurant, sports biz and nonprofit hotshots selected to national list of influential young executives

A pair of rising Portland leaders have been selected to a national list of influential young executives. The Business Journals’ Influencers: Rising Stars spotlights 100 people in business across the country who are having an impact relatively earl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2018

Portland"s top coffee and tea houses 2018: The best places to do business

Portland Business Journal readers like doing business at their favorite java joints more than they did last year. Or so new data from our 2018 Best Coffee and Tea Houses survey would suggest. Whereas the top vote-getters in this category — we'.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2018

SABJ celebrates the 2018 Outstanding Lawyers Awards honorees

he San Antonio Business Journal this week celebrated 12 local lawyers and their accomplishments with their supporters, firms, family and friends......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

The state of Oregon"s workforce: John Tapogna on skills gaps, wages and the mismatched value of college degrees

The first of the Portland Business Journal's ongoing How Oregon Works event series on Sept. 14 featured a keynote speaker by John Tapogna, president of Portland-based economic consulting firm ECONorthwest, who for the first time revealed results fro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2018

Battling opioid addiction

In this edition of the Portland Business Journal Thought Leadership Podcast, Dr. Brad Anders.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2018

Exclusive: Introducing Oregon"s 40 most-generous companies

The final tally is in, and the results are clear: Oregon companies remain committed to offering their monetary largesse. The 40 top-giving Oregon companies, in four categories, will be announced Oct. 17 at the Portland Business Journal's Corporate Philan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2018

Why two Portland startups are charging ahead in virtual reality, even as VR hype cools

Facebook has admitted VR adoption wasn't as fast as anticipated, but Portland startups The Wild and Torch 3D see business uses and an AR focus as key to success......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2018

Google Celebrates Its 20th Birthday by Highlighting Its Most Popular Searches

Including a number of 1998-themed Easter eggs. Google is celebrating its 20th birthday on Thursday, and to mark the occasion, the search company released a video Goog.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 27th, 2018

Google Is Marking Its 20th Birthday. Here’s How It’s Celebrating

Including a number of 1998-themed Easter eggs. This month, Google celebrates its 20th birthday. Marking its bi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 27th, 2018

Week in review: Portland delays vote on pot business moratorium; state says CMP acted 'reasonably' - Press Herald

Press HeraldWeek in review: Portland delays vote on pot business .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 24th, 2018

Military"s advance on Austin likely a boon for businesses

Austin — which celebrates Eeyore’s birthday with a clothing-optional, outdoor party every year — has become ground zero for America’s nascent but robust disruptive national-security industry. This in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2018