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

Valerie Roth

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

Sierra Smith

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This PIE Shop will serve up slices of innovation

Marcelino Alvarez, CEO of Uncorked Studios, views the PIE Shop as an opportunity to help cement Portland as a maker city, in this instance a maker of everything from IoT products to business-to-business applications. | Photo courtesy of Uncorked Studios.

April 13, 2018 - 11:25am

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

Maneet Chauhan

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

David Rae

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Lose the booze? Millennials aren’t enticed by Mad Men-era office perks

 Anthony Klotz, an assistant professor in the College of Business at OSU and lead author of workplace research on alcohol, says it can be a divisive issue in the workplace, and may actually be a deterrent for some potential employees. | Photo courtesy of Oregon State University.

March 19, 2018 - 5:50pm

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

Forest Key

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A simple and soulful way to feed the hungry

The Soulfull Project has donated five pallets of product to the Oregon Food Bank to launch their local program. | Photo by Aubrie LeGault

February 22, 2018 - 12:02pm

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

Amy Tiller

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