Posted on October 16, 2019 How to win the retirement tax game

By Dave DeWitte dave@corridorbusiness.com As they look forward to the day when they can finally kick back and use that retirement nest egg, many Iowans assume that their annual tax liability will finally eas... Read More

Posted on October 16, 2019 Take the 2019 Leaders Survey

The Corridor Business Journal has launched its third-annual Leaders Survey, a members- and subscribers-only opportunity to weigh in on the state of business in the Corridor. We’re looking for your opinions on questions such as:

Posted on October 16, 2019 Riverview Plaza brings flooded area back to life

Riverview Plaza Phase I and Phase II have transformed the streetscape along First Avenue in Coralville with greater density and a more urban feel. PHOTO WATTS GROUP   By Dave DeWitte dave@corridorbusiness.com Coralville dev... Read More

Posted on October 16, 2019 ICAD puts the focus on behind-the-scenes successes

Amid a mostly upbeat assessment of the ICAD Group's past year, President Mark Nolte asked investors to continue to trust in the organization despite an embezzlement case involving a former employee. PHOTO KATHARINE CARLON   By ... Read More

Posted on October 16, 2019 Act locally on environmental challenges

CBJ Editorial There are significant environmental challenges facing our state, nation and world. They include a changing climate, unclean water and a recent report on the disturbing decline of birds in North America, among others. W... Read More

Posted on October 16, 2019 Wealth preservation in business and real estate

By Maurie Cashman | Guest Column A majority of high net-worth families have built wealth through the ownership, growth and sale of mid-market businesses and real estate. But research indicates that for 98 percent of these families, their great ... Read More

Posted on October 16, 2019 Don’t fear the cloud – embrace it

By Jonathan Schmidt | Guest Column Almost 38 years ago, I got my first computer – a Timex Sinclair 1000. Over the years, I moved up to the Commodore 64, the Commodore Amiga, Windows laptops, and now Macs. I’ve been working with computers, progr... Read More

Posted on October 14, 2019 Manufacturing in China – Yea or Nay

First, let’s all agree that if your invention, OEM part, Widget – or whatever your item – can be manufactured here in Iowa or somewhere in the USA, that is great news. As a patriot, I’m excited to see the “Made in America” label on products sold h... Read More

Posted on October 10, 2019 Real Success with Nate Kaeding: David Sorg

David Sorg, at work in the OPN Architects studios. PHOTO OPN Sponsored by MidWestOne Bank, this is the latest edition of the CBJ’s new podcast feature with Nate Kaeding and notable Iowa business and cultural leaders, available firs... Read More

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