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Regence debuts 'private exchange' as insurance alternative for businesses - Portland Business Journal

Regence debuts 'private exchange' as insurance alternative for businesses - Portland Business Journal | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
A third of U.S. employers plan to move their employees’ health care coverage to a private exchange in the coming years, according to a February survey ...
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Regional stocks: Oregon firms close strong

Regional stocks: Oregon firms close strong | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
The U.S. stock market managed a modest rally on news of an unexpected drop in jobless claims.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 61.91 to 12,169, the NASDAQ was up 21.48 points to 2,599 and the S&P 500 gained 10.28 points to 1,254.
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Home prices down 4.7% in past year

Home prices down 4.7% in past year | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Portland home prices in October were down 4.7 percent since the same time last year, according to Standard & Poor's Case-Shiller Home Price data released Tuesday. Portland home prices were also 0.5 percent lower than in September.
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How to Choose Portland IT Business Consultants

When choosing a portland it business consulting firm, a business has to make sure that the firm they choose has the best portland managed it services, and the.
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The Oregon Economics Blog: The Portland Economy: Incomes are ...

The Oregon Economics Blog: The Portland Economy: Incomes are ... | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
The mistakes occurred in final editing conducted by the Portland Business Alliance and ECONorthwest, a consulting firm that provided the data. Josh Lehner, an economist at the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis, spotted ...
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Jive Software shares jump - Oregon Business

Jive Software shares jumped almost 27% after the company's initial public stock offering.
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Oregon Business - Oregon Business

Oregon's economic indicators rose slightly in October, but not enough to dissuade fears of another recession.
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Smith recognized as "Rookie of the Year" - Seacoastonline.com

Smith recognized as "Rookie of the Year" - Seacoastonline.com | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Smith recognized as "Rookie of the Year"Seacoastonline.comHer research included attending a small business seminar sponsored by the Small Business Administration's SCORE consulting group in Portland, which Smith felt had some value but was not...
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NBA Analysis: What's Next for the Blazers? - Opposing Views

NBA Analysis: What's Next for the Blazers? - Opposing Views | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Opposing ViewsNBA Analysis: What's Next for the Blazers?Opposing ViewsI actually like Portland. I believe Justin Kubatko (the creator of Basketball-Reference) was/is a consultant for them. That might be enough for some hope right there.
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List: Top 10 Portland patent holders

List: Top 10 Portland patent holders | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
There may have been some shuffling among the Portland metro's top patent holders on this year's list, but the group making up the top 10 remained relatively unchanged.
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Cartopia reviewed in Planning Magazine | Cartopia: Portland's Food ...

Cartopia reviewed in Planning Magazine | Cartopia: Portland's Food ... | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
In Cartopia: Portland's Food Cart Revolution (2010; Roy Rodgers Press; 168 pp.; $25), planning consultant Kelly Rodgers and art and design consultant Kelley Roy describe the hundreds of food carts that serve the appetites of urban ...
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Fundraiser for jazz pianist - OregonLive.com

Fundraiser for jazz pianist - OregonLive.com | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Fundraiser for jazz pianistOregonLive.comBy The Hillsboro Argus PORTLAND -- Mark Simon has only one thing on his Christmas list, but it's a big one: a new liver. He needs a liver transplant, but the costs are overwhelming.
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Sustainability Planning Workshop To Be Led On-Line By ISSP Executive Director ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

Sustainability Planning Workshop To Be Led On-Line By ISSP Executive Director ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release) | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Sustainability Planning Workshop To Be Led On-Line By ISSP Executive Director ...San Francisco Chronicle (press release)Through her work with Darcy at AXIS, Marsha has provided training and consulting services to clients such as Monsanto, Bonneville...
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Docs’ pay for sales talks plummets even before Sunshine law goes into effect

Docs’ pay for sales talks plummets even before Sunshine law goes into effect | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Some of the biggest U.S. drug manufacturers have slashed payments to doctors for promotional speeches amid increased public scrutiny, ProPublica reported.
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New in Northeast: Red Sail, an accessory and gift shop, docks on Alberta Street (video)

New in Northeast: Red Sail, an accessory and gift shop, docks on Alberta Street (video) | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Another new business or nonprofit in Northeast you'd like to know more about? Let me know: lbingham@oregonian.com.
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Customer Relationship Management - CRM for Small Businesses

Customer Relationship Management - CRM for Small Businesses | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Customer service is almost as important as the product or service being sold. Often times a good product is not enough, especially in this day and age when almost everyone has a great product or service to sell.
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small business consultant portland - Why Hire a Small Business ...

small business consultant portland - Why Hire a Small Business ... | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Many business owners operate under the false assumption that marketing consultants are only affordable for larger companies. In truth, there are many benefits to hiring a small business marketing consultant, as outlined below.
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Getaround brings car-sharing to Portland - Oregon Business

San Francisco's peer-to-peer car-sharing service Getaround is expanding to Portland by February, with help from a $1.725 million federal grant.
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Oregon Business - Oregon Business

Oregon's unemployment rate has dropped to its lowest level in three years, but economists say that is actually a bad sign, as it means people have given up looking for work.
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Oregon Business - Oregon Business

Oregon produces 31% of the national Christmas tree market, shipping them all over the United States and to Mexico.
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Legacy may cut at least 170 jobs - Portland Business Journal

Legacy may cut at least 170 jobs - Portland Business Journal | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Legacy Health Systems may lay off 170 workers in January due to a reduction in Medicaid...
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Oregon rethinking liquor business | Grocery stores could be allowed to sell spirits, and liquor stores may be allowed to sell beer and wine

Oregon rethinking liquor business | Grocery stores could be allowed to sell spirits, and liquor stores may be allowed to sell beer and wine | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
PORTLAND — Oregon state officials hope to avoid losing control of liquor sales, as happened in Washington state this fall, by opening up the state-run retail operation, including giving grocery chains a chance to open “store within a store” outlets.
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Small businesses gift local this holiday season

Small businesses gift local this holiday season | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
RT @pdxsmlbiznews: Portland small business giving is taking a local focus this holiday season http://t.co/O3i7s5rb...
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Portland pushing ultraviolet water treatment after all (Jack Bog's Blog)

Portland pushing ultraviolet water treatment after all (Jack Bog's Blog) | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Click here for an instant update. Our complete Portland debt series linked here. ....
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Bruce Starr Announces Candidacy for Labor Commissioner - Oregon Catalyst

Bruce Starr Announces Candidacy for Labor Commissioner - Oregon Catalyst | Portland Business Consultant | Scoop.it
Oregon CatalystBruce Starr Announces Candidacy for Labor CommissionerOregon CatalystHis experience as a small business owner gave him a first-hand look at the challenges of growing a business and creating jobs.
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