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Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

Marijuana business is like the Wild West, but women, minorities are welcome

Industry leaders believe in better living through tax revenues, corporate policies, activist efforts and other measures involving cannabis. Pictured is a medical marijuana dispensary in NE Portland. | Photo courtesy of Tony Webster.

October 20, 2016 - 7:15pm

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

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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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