OPB |June 24, 2014 12:30 p.m.
TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, talks about the business stories on her radar.
OPB |May 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB |March 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: Recent unemployment figures suggest that Central Oregon's economy is improving. It was one of the hardest hit by the recession and housing bust.
Aug. 29, 2013 12:20 p.m.
Firefighters work long shifts in intense conditions. What keeps them coming back for more, and how do they prevent fatigue?
June 13, 2013 12:06 p.m.
As graduation season is upon us, we'll look at who's graduating with non-standard diplomas and who's not graduating at all — and explore the implications.
April 03, 2013 12:20 p.m.
The U.S. Department of Justice has joined a class action lawsuit filed by disability advocacy groups against the Oregon Department of Human Services.
March 22, 2013 12:06 p.m.
What responsibilities and privileges go along with being the breadwinner, or staying home?
Feb. 28, 2013 12:45 p.m.
Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.
April 19, 2012 9:06 a.m.
The unemployment rate for people under 25 is even higher than the overall unemployment rate. And it's going up.
April 18, 2012 9:15 a.m.
Some Oregonians are increasingly choosing to delay or forgo medical care for financial reasons.
Jan. 30, 2012 9:45 a.m.
Cassandra Profita informs us of the commercial sized biofuel project coming to Boardman that will use breakthrough techniques to attain ethanol from trees and waste, financed partly with federal money.
Jan. 18, 2012 9:06 a.m.
Portland Business Journal editor Rob Smith joins us to discuss local mergers and acquisitions, new exports at the Port of Portland, and increasing losses at the zoo and other Metro-run venues.
Jan. 12, 2012 9:30 a.m.
Even though unemployment remains high in Oregon, some businesses within the state are struggling to find skilled workers to hire.
Jan. 11, 2012 9:06 a.m.
Tillamook Cheese has announced that it will be cutting 50 positions at its factory in Tillamook.
Sept. 28, 2011 9:40 a.m.
President Obama's jobs act includes a way for unemployed workers to start up new businesses which is modeled after an Oregon program.
July 13, 2011 9:06 a.m.
Only one in four teenagers is expected to be employed this summer. Why are teen employment rates hitting record lows?
July 11, 2011 9:40 a.m.
Oregon businesses are split on the use of an online government system to verify an employee's legal status.
June 07, 2011 9:06 a.m.
Mayor Sam Adams wants to expand health benefits for city employees to include sex reassignment surgery. How do employers decide what should be covered by their health plans?
March 25, 2011 9 a.m.
How do Oregonians really find work?
Feb. 09, 2011 9 a.m.
Should employers be able to restrict their employees from talking about their jobs on Facebook and other social media?
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