CID’s prudent health screening

CBJ Editorial
The debate hasn’t died down over requiring masks in public, but when it comes to the flying public, we’re glad to see more precautions becoming mandatory.

Keep Iowa ahead of online sales curve

CBJ Editorial
There are hundreds of state rankings with varying levels of authenticity and usefulness, but recent state rankings by Amazon have us intrigued and hopeful that Iowa might be ahead of the online retail curve.

CR goes it alone for a win

CBJ Editorial
There had been tacit agreement that the region should collaborate on three priorities: business recruitment, workforce development and regional marketing. That tacit agreement no longer remains.

Meet the newest journo in town

By Joe Coffey | The Fifth Estate
Say hello to Deion Broxton, the newest reporter in town.

CBJ wins 5 national awards

CBJ Editorial
On June 25, the CBJ was honored with five awards by the Alliance of Area Business Publishers, a trade association for local business-to-business publishers.

Preventing another shutdown

CBJ Editorial
With businesses continuing to reopen and the weather warm and sunny, the apex of the COVID-19 pandemic here in the Corridor can begin to seem like a distant memory.

A survey worth your time

By Elliott Smith | Guest Column
It’s time to get counted, Iowa – the 2020 United States Census is underway.

Finding the path to racial justice

CBJ Editorial
We appear to be at a seminal point in our nation’s understanding of race relations and diversity.

The 4 P’s of selling a business

By Scott Bushkie | Guest Column
Marketers will sometimes talk about the four P’s (product, placement, price, promotion) of selling, making your company more desirable to buyers.

Kirkwood poised for more growth

CBJ Editoriail
Kirkwood Community College, more than any other institution, embodies the region both geographically and economically.

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