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Stopping the scourge: An all-out effort to fight opioid addiction

Buprenorphine is used in medication-assisted treatment to aid people addicted to narcotic pain relievers. | Photo courtesy of Pixabay

March 20, 2018 - 5:16pm

In short session, Oregon Legislature takes long view to tackle opioid crisis

Oregon and other states are addressing the opioid epidemic in a variety of ways, with varying levels of success. | Photo courtesy of the U.S. Department of Agriculture

March 11, 2018 - 12:39pm

Workplace wellness programs diagnosed as robust nationwide

Johns Hopkins employees paddled a “Grateful Bread” dragon boat at the 2017 Baltimore Dragon Boat Challenge at Under Armour Headquarters in Baltimore. The competition was among the activities that make up Hopkins’ wellness program. | Photo courtesy of Johns Hopkins

January 30, 2018 - 9:29pm

Hiking, biking, being active. Could it be the new golfing?

Pictured here are Fully executives (from left) David Kahl, founder and CEO; Ben Oh, marketing director, and Craig Thomas, president, while on a hike near Mt. Hood in 2016. | Photo courtesy of Ben Oh.
 
 

January 13, 2018 - 3:24pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ray Sedey

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Mark Russell

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Tom Gimbel

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Fintech startup expands to meet growing need for medical loans

LendingPoint CEO Tom Burnside is one of the company's four co-founders. | Photo submitted

July 2, 2017 - 12:55pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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