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  • WellPoint CEO: Insurer readies for technology wave

    WellPoint CEO Joseph Swedish says that when people ask what a doctor's appointment will be like in the future, they assume that patients will physically have to visit an office.

    July 10, 2014

  • Recipe for higher sales: Add fiber, cinnamon

    General Mills hopes a pinch of cinnamon and a dash of fiber will be a recipe for stronger sales.

    July 9, 2014

  • Stocks creep up after 2 days of losses

    Stocks inched higher midday Wednesday, reversing a two-day decline, as the quarterly earnings season got underway with some positive news from the giant aluminum company Alcoa.

    July 9, 2014

  • Business news in brief, June 29 Security Federal names retail loan ops officerSecurity Federal Savings Bank recently appointed Bret Henderson as its Retail Loan Operations Officer.Henderson comes with 11 years of experience within the banking industry. He received his undergraduate

    June 29, 2014

  • ON YOUR STREET: What's your community sign? What’s your sign? No, not your astrological sign, the sign, rather, that greets you as you enter your community. Mine says, “Welcome to the Friendly City.” Others I’ve seen celebrated some favorite son or daughter — “Childhood Home of...” Still other

    June 29, 2014

  • BIZ-PT062914 McCords.jpg Passing the torch Mike McCord didn’t want to pressure his son to consider taking over the family business, McCord’s Do-It-Best hardware store on Logansport’s east side.Quite the opposite — he had contemplated auctioning or closing the business in 10 or 15 years, when

    June 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • ON THE JOB: Running the resume race While some companies are moving to a virtual profile for job recruiting, the majority still prefer the old-fashioned paper resume. When applying for jobs, remember that you don’t know how many other candidates they have; the resume could make or brea

    June 22, 2014

  • Business news in brief, June 22 Ivy Tech-Kokomo honors employeesKOKOMO — Ivy Tech Community College Kokomo Region recently presented its 2014 Employee Achievement Awards to honor faculty and staff who have demonstrated outstanding achievement and service within the College and its

    June 22, 2014

  • Getting A Raise-3 [Duplicate] Pay raises go mainly to those in select industries NEW YORK (AP) — If you hope to get a raise that finally feels like one, it helps to work in the right industry.Historically, at this stage in the economy’s recovery, pay would be rising in most sectors. But five years after the Great Recession offici

    June 22, 2014 3 Photos

  • BIZ-PT061514 packard office.jpg BIZ BUZZ: Packard opening Indy office this month Logansport insurance broker David Packard is expanding his firm with the opening of a small office on the north side of Indianapolis. Packard signed a lease June 4 on an office in a suite located at 10401 N. Meridian St., Suite 300, just off of U.S.

    June 15, 2014 1 Photo

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