Suscribe to Weekly RiverCitiesReader.com Updates
* indicates required

View previous campaigns.

Local News
The Taxing Question PDF Print E-mail
News/Features - Local News
Wednesday, 28 February 2007 02:30

When discussing business climate, the one issue that affects companies across the board is taxation. And however you cut that issue, Iowa has a better business climate than Illinois.

 
Accentuate the Incremental PDF Print E-mail
News/Features - Local News
Wednesday, 28 February 2007 02:28

As much progress as each of the Quad Cities has made toward a vibrant downtown, it seems slower than anticipated or promised.

 
How Do We Judge the Economy? PDF Print E-mail
News/Features - Local News
Wednesday, 28 February 2007 02:25

How do we know how well our local economy is faring? We're bombarded with anecdotes - this business closing, this restaurant opening, quarterly earnings from Deere - but how do those translate into a bigger picture?

 
What Shakespeare Can Teach Business: Juliet Goodfriend, February 22 at St. Ambrose University PDF Print E-mail
News/Features - Local News
Wednesday, 21 February 2007 02:31

Juliet Goodfriend The "real" world can teach you about marketing, or annual reports, or human resources. The real world can't teach you much about literature, or philosophy, or art.

Juliet Goodfriend thinks that higher education and corporations put too much value on those real-world skills, and not nearly enough emphasis on the liberal arts. In her words, there's too much focus on "professional training at the loss of real education."

 
Best of the Quad Cities: Introduction, Hall of Fame, & Major Awards PDF Print E-mail
News/Features - Local News
Written by Jeff Ignatius & Mike Schulz   
Wednesday, 14 February 2007 03:26


Reader issue #620 You might notice something different in the River Cities' Reader Best of the Quad Cities poll this year: For the first time, we're offering "staff picks" for certain categories.

This doesn't mean that we're invalidating our readers' choices. Rather, we're offering individual picks based on our experience, as a way to broaden the conversation a little. Sometimes the best things in our community are popular; other times, they need a little push to get the recognition they deserve.

 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>