An image.
Home | Advertising | Membership | Newsletters | Contact Us | About | BPC News | Submit Releases | Log Out
  • Tuesday, October 06, 2015 3:29 PM
    The U.S. Small Business Administration will hold a free financing forum for existing and startup businesses in Des Moines on Monday, Oct. 19, from 8:30 to 10 a.m. 

  • Monday, October 05, 2015 2:18 PM
    For years, women at the Home Depot store in Pomona, Calif., complained that they were funneled into cashier jobs while their male co-workers landed higher-paying sales jobs. 

  • Monday, October 05, 2015 2:08 PM
    After more than a decade of concerted efforts to recruit more female MBA students, many of the most competitive business schools in the U.S. are reporting substantial numbers of women. 

    Monday, October 05, 2015 1:37 PM
    Last week, and McKinsey & Co. released the results of a study of 118 companies and nearly 30,000 employees that found that corporate diversity initiatives aren't doing much for gender equality -- and not just in the C-suite where the disparity is greatest, but at every corporate level. 

  • Friday, October 02, 2015 3:18 PM
    The U.S. Small Business Administration is hosting an exporting workshop for small businesses from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization office, 420 Watson Powell Jr. Way. 

  • Thursday, October 01, 2015 11:06 AM
    Meredith Corp. will debut a new magazine Oct. 6: Beekman 1802 Almanac. 

  • Wednesday, September 30, 2015 4:00 PM
    LightEdge Solutions Inc. has completed the 5,000-square-foot expansion of its flagship location in Altoona, bringing its total data center space at the location to 20,000 square feet. 

  • Wednesday, September 30, 2015 3:59 PM
    Premiere Bowling and Entertainment plans a job fair next month to fill out its staffing for a 35,000-square-foot expansion in Pleasant Hill. 

  • Tuesday, September 29, 2015 11:29 AM
    Officials from the company that wants to buy Media General Inc. oppose the Virginia company's offer to buy Meredith Corp., reports 

  • Monday, September 28, 2015 3:55 PM
    Goodwill Industries has launched its first capital campaign, seeking $8 million to pay for the remodeling work at its new store and headquarters in Johnston and to ensure services to clients aren't interrupted. 

  • Monday, September 28, 2015 2:33 PM
    A report from GuideStar finds that the salaries of female nonprofit executives continue to lag behind those of men in comparable positions, the Chronicle of Philanthropy reports. 

    Monday, September 28, 2015 11:15 AM
    Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc. offered to buy local-television station owner Media General Inc. in a bold attempt to break up Media General's recent agreement to buy Meredith Corp., the Wall Street Journal reported. 

  • Best of Des Moines 2015
    Friday, September 25, 2015 6:00 AM
    It’s time again for our annual Best of Des Moines awards. As in past years, our readers voted via an online open-ended survey for the businesses, people and events that they thought were the “Best of Des Moines.” We simply tallied the votes in all 74 categories. 

  • Tuesday, September 22, 2015 11:02 AM
    Tacopocalypse is being sued by an Iowa group focused on rights for people with disabilities over making the popular East Village restaurant's entrances wheelchair-accessible, reports  

  • Monday, September 21, 2015 2:36 PM
    The good news for women workers: The gender pay gap is narrower than anytime on record. The bad news? It narrowed by a paltry one cent. 

The Depot at 4th, 100 4th Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50309 | (515) 288-3336 | © 2015 Business Record. All Rights Reserved. | Legal disclaimer