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GUEST COMMENTARY: Working to make economic vision a reality

GUEST COMMENTARY: Working to make economic vision a reality

In the sporting world, you often hear: “If you aren’t keeping score, you are only practicing.” Similarly, business people say: “If you don’t measure it, you can’t improve it.”

June 12, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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GUEST COMMENTARY: Mastersons left positive impact on entire region

GUEST COMMENTARY: Mastersons left positive impact on entire region

Into every person’s life will come an individual or two who truly make a difference. The same can be said for Northwest Indiana as a region.

May 21, 2013 12:00 am
REGIONAL GROWTH: NWI is posed for another productive year

REGIONAL GROWTH: NWI is posed for another productive year

With a focus on boosting jobs and the quality of life, Northwest Indiana continues to make great strides toward our future. And the Northwest Indiana Forum and our partners are a significant part of these strides.

November 20, 2012 3:19 pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Indiana alternatives can help ease energy prices

GUEST COMMENTARY: Indiana alternatives can help ease energy prices

While many factors contribute to the price we pay at the pump — discovery costs, taxes, refining and distribution, world politics, etc. — it's still largely an issue of supply and demand. There's limited oil supply. Global demand is growing. So the price climbs.

June 03, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Professional communicators are focused listeners

Professional communicators are focused listeners

It's sometimes difficult to identify the true meaning of "professionalism." For this discussion let's use it as originally intended---a worker who accepts only high quality work output, maintains confidentiality, shows strong ethics and works hard. But professionalism also includes the abili…

May 20, 2012 3:09 pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Industrious efforts are driving NWI forward

GUEST COMMENTARY: Industrious efforts are driving NWI forward

It is easy to focus on problems. Without question, unemployment remains unacceptably high in Northwest Indiana and across our nation. More needs to be done to educate residents and our region needs to promote itself as a great location to raise a family.

February 19, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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GUEST COMMENTARY: Help strengthen success of students, future employers

GUEST COMMENTARY: Help strengthen success of students, future employers

From every possible direction, we see and hear about education. Whether preschool, kindergarten through high school, vocational or college, Hoosiers focus on education. And that is important.

September 06, 2011 12:00 am
Anatomy of a business leader

Anatomy of a business leader

In 2011, Northwest Indiana recognizes the fourth class of members into the Business and Industry Hall of Fame and congratulations are certainly in order to them. Perhaps it is also a time where a moment of reflection is important. As I look at my fellow honorees over all four years, it is ti…

February 27, 2011 12:00 am

GUEST COMMENTARY: Northwest Indiana Forum's vision won't change

Last week the president of the Northwest Indiana Forum resigned, and I was selected as the interim President and CEO. While I had served as the volunteer board chair several years ago, I should provide you with an update on the Forum, where we are and what we will do.

January 24, 2010 12:00 am

Northwest Indiana's future is indeed bright

Positive business developments are taking place throughout Indiana. That's welcome news that is long overdue. A strong state economy is important to our efforts here in Northwest Indiana.

August 10, 2006 12:00 am
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