RSS Feed businessrecord.com : All Latest News http://www.businessrecord.com:80 A feed of current articles not set 2014-09-21T10:16:40.830873Z Future of the Internet event set for Sept. 23 <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Dan Reed, vice president of research and development at the University of Iowa and former vice president at Microsoft Corp., will look at what the future of the Internet holds for Iowa when he speaks at the John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center on Sept. 23.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Future-of-the-Internet-event-set-for-Sept-23/-3/248/65483 All Latest News Japan American Society of Iowa plans 25th anniversary celebration <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The Japan America Society of Iowa will celebrate its 25th anniversary from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Des Moines Central Library.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Japan-American-Society-of-Iowa-plans-25th-anniversary-celebration/-3/248/65482 All Latest News More Iowans working, looking for work; unemployment rate holds steady <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Iowa's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 4.5 percent in August but was down from the August 2013 rate of 4.7 percent, Iowa Workforce Development said today.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/More-Iowans-working-looking-for-work-unemployment-rate-holds-steady/-3/248/65481 All Latest News Golden Circle College Fair Sept. 28 features 140 colleges, resources <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The Golden Circle College Fair, Sunday, Sept. 28, in Des Moines, will offer access to nearly 140 colleges, universities and career resources for high school students planning for college.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Golden-Circle-College-Fair-Sept-28-features-140-colleges-resources/-3/248/65480 All Latest News Private charters cash in on Oktoberfest <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Downing giant-sized glasses of beer at Munich's Oktoberfest in tents teeming with dirndls and lederhosen is a temptation millions can't resist.&nbsp;</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Private-charters-cash-in-on-Oktoberfest-/-3/248/65479 All Latest News Housing group to take survey via text messaging <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The Polk County Housing Trust Fund is looking for folks with idle time and fingers to participate in a survey on affordable housing.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Housing-group-to-take-survey-via-text-messaging/-3/248/65478 All Latest News On the Move: Week of Sept. 19 Greater Des Moines promotions and new hires http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/On-the-Move-Week-of-Sept-19/-3/248/65131 All Latest News Annual East Village fundraiser is Sept. 29 <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">A silent auction, live music and beer samples are just a few things on the agenda for the Historic East Village Neighborhood Association's annual fundraising event.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Annual-East-Village-fundraiser-is-Sept-29/-3/248/65473 All Latest News ISU awarded $1 million for wind tower research <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Iowa State University engineers $1 million to study how high-strength concrete can be used to build taller wind turbine towers.&nbsp;</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/ISU-awarded-1-million-for-wind-tower-research/-3/248/65472 All Latest News Morning Business Headlines http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Morning-Business-Headlines/-3/248/65471 All Latest News Proposed West Des Moines office building triggers plans for more improvements <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The Iowa Economic Development Board will consider a request today from Merchants Bonding Co. for tax credits that would assist the company's move to a new 50,000-square-foot office building in West Des Moines.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Proposed-West-Des-Moines-office-building-triggers-plans-for-more-improvements/-3/248/65470 All Latest News Events drawing visitors to Greater Des Moines, week of September 22 http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Events-drawing-visitors-to-Greater-Des-Moines-week-of-September-22/-3/248/65467 All Latest News Gender Balance Project to boost efforts to reach women Iowa advocates for gender equality are ramping up efforts this fall to recruit more women to serve on government boards and commissions. http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Gender-Balance-Project-to-boost-efforts-to-reach-women/-3/248/65486 All Latest News Iowa - in the middle again - for median household income <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The U.S. Census Bureau's newest yearly survey shows that median household income generally rose across the nation between 2012 and 2013.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Iowa-in-the-middle-again-for-median-household-income/-3/248/65460 All Latest News Kum & Go buys former Crescent Chevrolet site <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Add another square block, and a little more, to Kum &amp; Go LC's holdings in downtown Des Moines.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Kum-Go-buys-former-Crescent-Chevrolet-site/-3/248/65459 All Latest News Pear Deck takes top prize in Pappajohn startup competition <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Iowa City-based startup Pear Deck was awarded first place in the John Pappajohn Iowa Business Plan Competition today.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Pear-Deck-takes-top-prize-in-Pappajohn-startup-competition-/-3/248/65458 All Latest News Leading hospitals testing Apple's HealthKit <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Stanford Children's Health and Duke Medicine are launching pilot programs to incorporate Apple Inc.'s new HealthKit mobile technology into care plans for patients with chronic conditions,&nbsp;</span><a track="on" href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001y6xTKPR8KsXasd_aTzXxB-_mfPjXsbaxSp1kprVIDZO8b2sBkMG-7pYCPgOYb-LsfUJ3_8Qa_MfnSZvu2QHVVlKFYvl3CqFkfBMJL99SiFI0aF6x1u7thMTvUF7Rf92EuYJdZxAtTJ1cyJXWKMA6iOvvjxajtTaJhELHqsuFPUjDYI7nTsba_vQuM05YYM8KrI1k17Ls5fFhW-LTRvZAAO_6qdkD-vuFmu7b9LHC_lk=" shape="rect" linktype="1" target="_blank" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; color: #1a63a1; background-color: #ffffff;">Becker's Hospital Review reported.</a> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Leading-hospitals-testing-Apple-s-HealthKit/-3/248/65457 All Latest News Afternoon business headlines http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Afternoon-business-headlines/-3/248/65456 All Latest News Do small businesses need their own social network? New business thinks they do <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">A new online community that is launching today is playing a bet that small businesses need their own social network,&nbsp;</span><a track="on" shape="rect" href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001y6xTKPR8KsXasd_aTzXxB-_mfPjXsbaxSp1kprVIDZO8b2sBkMG-7pYCPgOYb-LsfUJ3_8Qa_MfWUWSE1f5HqpDrzialDosmA-Aey_tDbRg6zP4M9vA3OTYj3nTYv2AEFXScLvzFmU0KXL2mH8_sGZRRiJbbkHmAv405IQbYYgHCWd1mvXUdHVGkNzGRUbxFXkXghXh7WFGj_GSTojE_K_lMfeuOTpMv" linktype="1" target="_blank" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; color: #1a63a1;">VentureBeat reported.</a> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Do-small-businesses-need-their-own-social-network-New-business-thinks-they-do/-3/248/65455 All Latest News House passes $1 trillion stopgap spending bill <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a $1 trillion stopgap spending bill to keep the government funded through Dec. 11,</span><a track="on" shape="rect" href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001hCFTf-Fi60ZBmpzL6v1wXOmJidzljJfRIClcdxIbsXwCDIW1AsGM_ozqQt5DtfNtaqHq4_aX7_l4F5Vz6Chs9JL1F0nPwFbv6jcfwMlHXvQd164nGK1dGXtilKkzoGE6_1jIouUCvEIIlFwCc7o0dQ7dtW9Sp09YR905Ks6oe8tG53Wn7LcSjw==" linktype="1" target="_blank" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; color: #1a63a1;">Reuters reported.</a> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/House-passes-1-trillion-stopgap-spending-bill/-3/248/65450 All Latest News Sticks owner's portraits of USS Iowa on display at Historical Museum <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Sticks owner and designing artist Sarah Grant has created 12 art panels that tell the story of the USS Iowa battleship.&nbsp;</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Sticks-owner-s-portraits-of-USS-Iowa-on-display-at-Historical-Museum/-3/248/65449 All Latest News Foley next up in taxpayers association series on public spending <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Kevin Foley, executive director of the Des Moines Airport Authority, is the featured speaker for the second installment of the Taxpayers Association of Central Iowa's four-part series "Taxpayer Value: What's the Return on Investment From Public Entities?"</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Foley-next-up-in-taxpayers-association-series-on-public-spending/-3/248/65448 All Latest News ISU to help lead National Science Foundation outreach effort <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Iowa State University has joined an initiative that seeks to create better public understanding of the benefits and impacts of research made possible by federal grants.</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/ISU-to-help-lead-National-Science-Foundation-outreach-effort/-3/248/65447 All Latest News Iowa Insurance Division warns marketers on indexed annuity claims <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Insurance marketing organizations and similar third-party marketers need to toe the line where advertising is concerned, according to regulators in Iowa and Kansas,&nbsp;</span><a track="on" href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001hCFTf-Fi60ZBmpzL6v1wXOmJidzljJfRIClcdxIbsXwCDIW1AsGM_ozqQt5DtfNtaqHq4_aX7_kwh0WTzTDNe4JciljglF_EQq_YCGEGrAjkFQ6LMxQN-qGVKJIZ5Z2b1zPv8U0cfp1QHFpKSG4hth3K4yDrkebHqVHwtbeT9olUkIMgXWHGhDJw0OqgKdB561ehtPyksBN3QIMoI6yDFF_9b0NoToX-" shape="rect" linktype="1" target="_blank" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; color: #1a63a1; background-color: #ffffff;">InsuranceNewsNet.com reported.</a><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">&nbsp;</span> http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Iowa-Insurance-Division-warns-marketers-on-indexed-annuity-claims/-3/248/65446 All Latest News Morning Business Headlines http://www.businessrecord.com:80/Content/Default/-All-Latest-News/Article/Morning-Business-Headlines/-3/248/65445 All Latest News