Monthly Archives: September 2019

CIVCO tops 2019’s Coolest Places to Work

When CIVCO Medical Solutions chose a “Brady Bunch” theme for its slice-of-life video presentation at the CBJ’s Coolest Places to Work event, it wasn’t just to be funny. Introducing the Corridor’s Coolest Place to Work for 2019.

Spotix grills up a tasty workplace culture

North Liberty’s Spotix, the No. 1 medium company in this year’s Coolest Places to Work contest, has cooked up a recipe for company culture that literally makes team members’ mouths water when they talk about their workplace.

Corridor’s coolest small company puts creativity first

A culture that fosters creative freedom, mutual respect, collaboration and learning lifted the creative agency Fusionfarm to the title of Coolest Small Company for 2019.

Corridor retailers offer clothes with a cause

If sustainable fashion conjures up images of burlap suits and hemp belts, Corridor retailers, fashion entrepreneurs and eco-conscious shoppers point to a rising rush of runway-ready ensembles that turn the cliché on its head.

Real Success with Nate Kaeding: Paul Burmeister

Former pro athlete and entrepreneur Nate Kaeding connects long-distance with Paul Burmeister, Corridor native and NBC Sports host, to talk broadcasting, criticism and (of course) the Hawks. Catch the podcast or read the interview. Presented by MidWestOne Bank.

A survival guide for the part-time MBA

The CBJ asked program leaders at four of the Corridor’s leading part-time MBA programs how to navigate this educational challenge, and received some candid advice for surviving and thriving during the two- or three-year process that can be both exciting and stressful.

Cedar Ridge distills rock star whiskey with Slipknot

Today, nearly 24,000 sold bottles later, the craft spirit that almost wasn’t – No. 9 Iowa Whiskey – has sold out across Iowa and in numerous other states, is winning accolades from booze critics across the nation and just landed its first overseas order from Japan.

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