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Arkansas Business Reader's Choice Best of Biz 2019 (Advertising Section)

Arkansas Business Reader's Choice Best of Biz 2019 (Advertising Section)

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The winners and finalists appearing here were chosen not by a group of panelists around a conference table, but by the thousands of busy employees, employers, executives, movers and shakers whose work leads them to use the companies and services listed. read more >

Executive Academy Offers Next Step on Path to Leadership

Executive Academy Offers Next Step on Path to Leadership

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Applications are being accepted for the 2020 Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy, which includes sessions with Curtis Barnett, Ed Choate, Amy Fecher, Terry Mohajir and Darrin Williams. read more >

Solar Projects on a Roll With PSC Ruling in Offing

Solar Projects on a Roll With PSC Ruling in Offing

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Carlisle farmer Don Kittler looked out at his 18-acre field east of Lonoke, beaming at row after row soaking up the sun. But these weren't the usual rows of corn, soybeans and rice he farms on 10,000 acres of in Lonoke and Prairie counties. read more >

Shoulda Known Better (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Shoulda Known Better (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

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Marijuana is one of the few growth industries we have right now. Of course, I'm referring to the new industry of legal marijuana. Weed has been a profitable enterprise for the most risk-tolerant entrepreneurs for decades. read more >

China's Theft of American Innovation (FBI Commentary)

China's Theft of American Innovation (FBI Commentary)

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Whether it is through high-tech means or simply grabbing a handful of proprietary grains, the People's Republic of China has consistently proven that what they lack in creativity and innovation, they make up for in outright theft. read more >

Next-Gen Learning: Businesses Embrace Career Academies

Next-Gen Learning: Businesses Embrace Career Academies

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Metro Little Rock schools have accelerated a plan to put all 13,000 public high school students in Pulaski County on career-themed paths. The effort also aims to recast public schools as magnets for central Arkansas economic development, not impediments. read more >

Where's Solar When the Grid Goes Out?

Where's Solar When the Grid Goes Out?

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As the planet warms and storms, hurricanes, floods and wildfires intensify, backup power systems are an urgent new market in renewable energy. But take a lesson from windy, fiery California: Even if you have solar panels and sunshine, your home or business could stay dark. read more >

Conference to Focus on AI in Arkansas

Conference to Focus on AI in Arkansas

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The sixth annual Arkansas Bioinformatics Consortium conference is set for Feb. 10-11 at the Wyndham Riverfront in North Little Rock. Its theme is “Artificial Intelligence in Arkansas.” read more >

Tyson Foods 4Q Net Income Down 31%

Tyson Foods 4Q Net Income Down 31%

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale reports fourth-quarter net income of $369 million, or $1.01 per share, down from $537 million, or $1.47 per share, in the same quarter last year. read more >