Some people just seem to be possessed of an entrepreneurial spirit, and everybody always seems to know someone with a great idea who turned it into a fortune practically overnight. Unfortunately, fast money and effortless business success are more myth than reality. It’s surprisingly easy to make mistakes when starting your own business, as the…

While Portland and Seattle are often considered by non-residents to be fairly similar – same rainy weather, same love of coffee and beer and farm-to-table cuisine, same commitment to the environment and affection for technology – people in the Pacific Northwest understand just how dissimilar they can be. Which city would be a better choice…

Perhaps your business has been running smoothly for some time, or you have just discovered an opportunity that has too much potential to pass up. Whatever the cause, your company seems primed to grow. How though do you expand your business without risking the solid foundation you’ve worked so hard to create? A business attorney…

What sorts of trends are ongoing in the business world today? During the winter, as the end of the year approaches, it’s helpful to take a look back at the year that’s just elapsed and see what’s new, as well as to imagine where things might be headed. This winter, it’s clear that a few…