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How To Design A Better World: From Space Ships To Parking Meters

OPB | April 16, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, we tour the world of user experience design with Elena Moon, who's worked on everything from websites to space ships.

local | Business | Think Out Loud

Reform at DHS | Whiteness History Month | Talking Business | Bartow Memoriam

OPB | April 5, 2016 noon

We talk about problems in Oregon's foster care system, Whiteness History Month, and the latest headlines in local business news.

Family | local | Economy | Books | Business | History | Think Out Loud

Talking Business | Japanese-American Workers Exhibit | Robin Coste Lewis

OPB | Feb. 25, 2016 12:06 p.m.

We'll discuss the latest business news with Erik Siemers, talk about the "Uprooted" exhibit at the Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center, and meet poet Robin Coste Lewis.

Business | Think Out Loud

Challenges Especially Steep For Women With Startups

OPB | Oct. 27, 2015 12:15 p.m.

We talk with a startup entrepreneur and a company that funds them about the challenges of the industry and how women fare in this arena.

Business | Think Out Loud

This Oregon Man Will Write Your Opinion For You

OPB | Oct. 21, 2015 12:48 p.m.

Oregon resident Chris Trejbal writes freelance editorials for newspapers across the country.

Business | Think Out Loud

Talking Business

OPB | Sept. 8, 2015 12:45 p.m.

Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, stops by Think Out Loud to discuss the latest in the region's business news.

Economy | Business | Think Out Loud

Seeking Solutions To Oregon's Shipping Crisis

OPB | Aug. 3, 2015 12:06 p.m.

All major container shipping companies have left the Port of Portland. That means imports and exports must now go through other ports. State agencies are hosting workshops to brainstorm new ways to keep trade alive in Oregon.

Economy | local | Business | News | Think Out Loud

Talking Business

OPB | July 28, 2015 12:45 p.m. | Portland

Scott Nelson, business editor at The Oregonian, stops in for our regular business news update.

local | Business | News | Think Out Loud

Report Shows Some Tobacco Retailers Are Not Following The Law

OPB | July 17, 2015 12:30 p.m.

Multnomah County's report shows tobacco products are easily accessible to youth and more prevalent in neighborhoods with high percentages of people of color.

local | Business | News | Think Out Loud

How Portland's New Comprehensive Plan Affects You

OPB | July 13, 2015 12:06 p.m. | Portland

Portland is updating its Comprehensive Plan — the multifaceted documents will guide the way the city develops for the next two decades.