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Report: CSA Prepping Staff For Walmart Layoffs

The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported Wednesday that executive recruiting firm Cameron Smith & Associates of Rogers is preparing its staff with a plan of action in the event of corporate layoffs in the offing at the Wal-Mart Stores Inc. home office. [ MORE ]

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Last updated on Thursday, July 16, 2015, 11:23 am

Mission: Save Lives With Soap

Several local hotels are participating in a program that recycles leftover guest soap and shampoo, repackages it, and ships it to impoverished regions throughout the world. [ MORE ]

NWA Business Journal Events

40 Under Forty

The Northwest Arkansas Business Journal annually honors 40 individuals under the age of 40 who were... [ MORE ]

Fast 15

The Fast 15 is designed to recognize a small, exclusive group of 20-something professionals on the... [ MORE ]
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Then & Now

Hotelier's 25 Years Include Launch of Embassy Suites

Robert Kisabeth was already a veteran hotelier in 2002 when he was given the corporate assignment to move to Northwest Arkansas to oversee the opening of a new hotel. Working for John Q. Hammons Hotels Inc., Kisabeth had been the opening general manager of the Embassy Suites Convention Center Hotel in Charleston, South Carolina, in 2000. It went so well, he was chosen to be the first GM for the Embassy Suites in Rogers, which opened its doors in May 2003, with 248 rooms and 20,000 SF of meeting space. Expanded to 400 rooms in July 2007 with the addition of a 152-room spa tower, built to accommodate the adjacent John Q. Hammons Center, it is easily... [ MORE ]
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Growing Your Own (EDITOR'S NOTE)

Arkansas Power Electronics International Inc. created a company that ultimately attracted global innovator Cree Inc. to Fayetteville. [ MORE ]

The Quest For Crowdfunding (OPINION)

EquityNet started more than 10 years ago and now boasts more than 17,000 companies and 21,000 investors. [ MORE ]
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