University of Oregon Lundquist College of Business

Oregon MBA Graduates Earn Marketable 
Experience and a Network of A-Level Executives

The Oregon MBA program at the University of Oregon’s Lundquist College of Business is setting new standards in experiential learning. Long known as a visionary in “learning by doing,” Lundquist has designed an MBA program that is uniquely customizable with unparalleled opportunities for hands-on discovery and personal access to nationally recognized thought leaders in key areas.

“Our programming reflects the interests of the region such as sustainability and active lifestyles, as well as the needs of the global business community, …Read More

Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP

Leading Law Firm Guides Clients Successfully Through Workers’ Compensation Litigation

It’s an ordinary workday. People arrive, get about their tasks. Then it happens: the injury, the ambulance, the paperwork. Ordinary was yesterday.

A workers’ compensation claim is a daunting experience. Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP specializes in defending employers and insurance companies facing this challenge. The practice also handles insurance litigation and employment law, which often overlap workers’ compensation issues.

California statutes require defendants to pay opposing attorneys for the right to take a deposition — funding the very litigation they’re fighting. Another provision says the law must be liberally construed in the employee’s favor. …Read More

Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP

Leading Law Firm Guides Clients Successfully Through Workers’ Compensation Litigation

It’s an ordinary workday. People arrive, get about their tasks. Then it happens: the injury, the ambulance, the paperwork. Ordinary was yesterday.

A workers’ compensation claim is a daunting experience. Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP specializes in defending employers and insurance companies facing this challenge. The practice also handles insurance litigation and employment law, which often overlap workers’ compensation issues.

California statutes require defendants to pay opposing attorneys for the right to take a deposition — funding the very litigation they’re fighting. Another provision says the law must be liberally construed in the employee’s favor. …Read More

Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP

Leading Law Firm Guides Clients Successfully Through Workers’ Compensation Litigation

It’s an ordinary workday. People arrive, get about their tasks. Then it happens: the injury, the ambulance, the paperwork. Ordinary was yesterday.

A workers’ compensation claim is a daunting experience. Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP specializes in defending employers and insurance companies facing this challenge. The practice also handles insurance litigation and employment law, which often overlap workers’ compensation issues.

California statutes require defendants to pay opposing attorneys for the right to take a deposition — funding the very litigation they’re fighting. Another provision says the law must be liberally construed in the employee’s favor. …Read More

Virtual Mentor Omnimedia, Inc.

Where Investors and Advisors Turn to Improve Their Prospects

Financial professionals come in all shapes and sizes—from seasoned veterans, thought leaders and innovators to successful entrepreneurs, superior performers and client favorites.

Then there are the rare few who embody them all.

Gary Curry, who founded ORBA Financial Management in 1982 and Redtail Technology, Inc. in 2003, has spent nearly 50 years distinguishing himself as an award-winning financial advisor, business owner and consultant, and life insurance guru. Beginning in 1978, Curry built top-performing regions for insurance giants before co-founding and taking public an agent-owned life insurance company and later joining Transamerica Financial Advisors, Inc. Curry’s branch office remained number one for 15 consecutive years, amassing $1.7 billion under management, $2.3 billion in variable universal life insurance protection, and another $1.5 billion of variable annuities premiums. …Read More

The Farallon Group at Morgan Stanley

Coaching Private-Business Owners to Financial Independence

You’ve built your business from scratch, carefully nurturing it from startup to success. Now, after many years of hard work and long hours, you’re ready to hand over the reins to someone else. The Farallon Group at Morgan Stanley understands the many issues that must be addressed and the many questions that must be answered before you can retire with confidence.

In fact, the Farallon Group can help with virtually any issue that affects the financial success of a private business – or its owner – from loans to cash management, executive compensation and retirement plans, asset allocation, portfolio management, tax reduction and more. And when it’s time to move on, the practice is there to help transition the business to the next generation or sell it. …Read More

Live Out Loud

Why Women Miss Out on Creating Passive Income
Millionaire Maker’ Loral Langemeier Says Women Investors Must Be More Aggressive

Loral Langemeier has two words for successful businesswomen looking for financial freedom: Man up! Langemeier, known as the “Millionaire Maker” and founder of the coaching and seminar company Live Out Loud, says even high-achieving women entrepreneurs miss opportunities to create passive income streams for themselves because their investing style is different than that of their male counterparts. …Read More

Harmonia Holdings Group, LLC

Delivering More With Less in Federal IT

Even as our elected leaders go through much hand-wringing on how to reduce the federal budget deficit, a handful of small companies such as Harmonia Holdings Group, LLC, an information technology company with offices in Virginia and California, is laser-focused on helping to facilitate this by helping to cut government spending on IT.

“There is potential to wring out significant levels of inefficiency in the delivery of IT services in the federal sector,” says Jai Saboo, COO for Harmonia. “For years, the IT budgets in almost every federal agency have spiraled upwards but today, as technologies have evolved and matured, the ability to do more with less has never been better.” …Read More

Combined Effort

Success in Suits and Soil

What is Combined Effort?
Cher:  Combined Effort is a California-based, self-performing, licensed and bonded, state and federal contractor specializing in heavy civil construction, site restoration and environmental remediation. Every employee is dedicated to performance quality: Our employees in suits have as much know ledge about clients’ needs as those in hard hats. We’re built on true teaming practices, never passing off responsibilities but webbing them together to accomplish more. …Read More

Personal Portfolios

Individualized Attention, Planning in Four Key Areas Distinguish Financial Planner John McKee

John H. McKee always enjoyed finance; in junior high school, along with the more usual enthusiasm for baseball and football, he began tracking stocks and creating model investment portfolios.

Later, after earning his bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara, he earned his CPA license, broadening his understanding of corporate balance sheets and the overall economy. Through his professional experience – operating his company, Personal Portfolios, …Read More