Category Archives: Development

New York: In Portland, Oregon Terms

All the product trends, words, and nuances I’ve noticed, translated to what I’m used to back in Oregon New York Convenience Store: Bodega – A Spanish word that refers to a convenience store specializing in Hispanic Groceries or in New … Continue reading

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New York: Little girl in a big city

I’m halfway through my second full day in New York, and already I’ve fallen in love with the city. Portlandia may be the place where young people go to retire, but New York is where the easily bored and naturally-curious … Continue reading

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Comcast/NBC’s New Positioning Strategy: Sports

Comcast Moves Goal Posts for NBC Sports (From the Wall Street Journal Online) Watch the movie below: NBC Seeks to Score New Sports Deal This is a HUGE deal for all of the broadcast networks because it may alter the … Continue reading

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New goals

I’ve decided to make it my daily goal to start reading multiple news and magazine sources related business/marketing/sports each day. I know it’s important to be on top of market trends, so I’m making it a goal to reading at … Continue reading

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Business Development: Stock Market Investment Seminar

My Dad and I signed up for a 2-day stock investment seminar by TD Ameritrade at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Portland. My only other experience I had analyzing the stock market had been in my lower-level accounting class, and … Continue reading

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2011 International Marketing Conference (New Orleans)

Members of of the executive board of UO’s marketing club, including myself, spent most of last week at the AMA Marketing Conference in New Orleans. We were there from Wednesday evening until finally arriving back in rainy Portland this morning. … Continue reading

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The Secret Life of Chaos – Proves the Theory of Evolution

The Secret Life of Chaos This is an AMAZING BBC documentary in which the Chaos Theory is used to prove the Theory of Evolution. The explanation of fractals and examples in nature make this the most straight-forward and well-explained documentaries … Continue reading

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