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July / August 2014

Volume 17, Number 4

 

 

FEATURES

 

COVER STORY: All About the Drones
They’re coming – and Indiana is in position to be a major player. Find out why and what the next steps are in the state. [Full story]

First Family of Agriculture
Twins Ted and Tom McKinney take different career paths, but neither ventures far from their farming roots. [Full story]

Member Spotlight: Beck’s Hybrids
Family seed company embraces research and innovation, firmly establishes its place in competitive industry. [Full story]

Business of Sports: Cycling’s Fast Lane
Four stories feature a community, university, company and business leader excelling on two wheels. [Full story]


FURTHERMORE

We’ve Got a Counseling Issue
Chamber Foundation study shows few changes in 20 years, offers recommendations. [Full story]


INDIANA VISION 2025

Accelerating the Pace
Velocity Indiana program provides boost to start-ups in southeastern part of the state. [Full story]

Expanding the Launch
Successful initiative goes statewide as ISBDC partners with veteran entrepreneur. [Full story]

One-on-One with Kent Parker
Evansville-area native comes back home with a career full of business lessons to share. [Full story]

Roundtable: Financing the Enterprises
Growth of entrepreneurial ecosystem helps provide brighter outlook, but challenges remain. [Full story]


AGRICULTURE

Adding Up the $$$
Numbers illustrate still strong economic impact of farming and related industries. [Full story]

New Food Connections
Hoosier Harvest Market offers alternative for consumers, gives boost to farmers. [Full story]


WORKPLACE WELLNESS

Making an Economic Difference
Companies and communities seek and need healthy workers/citizens to truly thrive. [Full story]


DEPARTMENTS

President’s Message

Chamber Rewind
Farm team; Tweet Street

Best Places to Work in Indiana photos

Chamber Commentary
EPA regulations

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Indiana Vision 2025

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Business of Sports

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Workplace Wellness

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Regional economic development