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How to win the retirement tax game

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 ease. But that may not be the case

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.

Riverview Plaza brings flooded area back to life

Coralville developer Watts Group is beginning the third and final phase of Riverview Plaza, which has transformed a flood-damaged area on one of the city’s busiest arteries into a city block of apartments and retail.

ICAD puts the focus on behind-the-scenes successes

Trust was the theme of the day at the Iowa City Area Development Group’s 35th annual meeting, a celebration of accomplishments and hopes for the future held at the Walker Homestead in Iowa City on Oct. 2.

Real Success with Nate Kaeding: David Sorg

Former pro athlete and Iowa entrepreneur Nate Kaeding sits down with David Sorg, principal with Cedar Rapids-based OPN Architects, to talk creativity and design in the latest edition of Real Success with Nate Kaeding, presented by MidWestOne Bank.

Inside the hacker’s mind

“A hacker is somebody who has a strong grasp on technology as well as security … and they have a huge amount of confidence,” Zach Zaffis, ProCircular’s security engineer and offensive security specialist, told attendees of the CBJ’s fifth-annual Cybersecurity Breakfast.

P&G revisiting its relocation plans in Iowa City

More than a year and a half ago, consumer products giant Procter & Gamble announced it would cut 500 jobs at its Iowa City facility. Now, the company says it is making “some adjustments” and plans to actually hire up to 100 additional workers.

UPS expanding presence at Eastern Iowa Airport

An expanded UPS presence at the Eastern Iowa Airport will enhance Cedar Rapids’ growing profile as a logistics hub as it brings more jobs, investments and revenues to the airport, officials said at a Sept. 25 groundbreaking.

Collins Aerospace leader seeks to calm merger jitters

Collins Aerospace Mission Systems President Phil Jasper recently offered some words of reassurance about the company’s future in the Corridor during some of his first public remarks since the merger of Rockwell Collins and UTC.

Diversity Straight Up: The Pilot

Hosts Sarika Bhakta and Anthony Arrington talk with CBJ Editor Adam Moore about the origins and behind Diversity Straight Up, the four “tools” of talking about diversity, and what’s ahead for this new CBJ podcast series, presented by Collins Aerospace and the city of Cedar Rapids.

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