May / June 2014

May / June 2014 -InteractiveVolume 17, Number 3



In the ninth year of the program, 100 companies in four categories are recognized for their excellent workplace cultures. Access the lists of honorees, No. 1 companies and special recognitions. [Full story]

Roundtable: Breaking Down the Legislative Outcomes

Chamber president, two legislators and a journalist analyze the results of the 2014 Indiana General Assembly session. [Full story]

Calling Indiana Home

Indianapolis and the state benefit from the presence of national governing bodies in four Olympic sports. [Full story]

Electricity Cost Concerns

What was once a strong economic development benefit is turning into a challenge for many Indiana companies. [Full story]


Ranking the Lawmakers

Were your legislators part of the solution at the Statehouse? [Full story]


Small company profiles
Getting to Know: JA Benefits
2014 Newcomer: PolicyStat
Winner columns: Indianapolis Indians, OurHealth, Hylant, Columbus Regional Health

Being the Best: Orientation

It’s essential to start off the workplace experience on the right foot. Companies share their strategies. [Full story]

Best Places Q&A
Medium company profiles
Getting to Know: Community Bank Shares

Five Decades of Excellence

Culture helps produce 50 years of success for MJ Insurance. [Full story]

Being the Best: Training

Once employees are on board, skills must be further developed for individual and organizational achievements. [Full story]
Best Places Q&A
Large company profiles
Getting to Know: Hall Render

Being the Best: Retention

Long-term attainment is all about keeping top performers. Learn some of the “Best Places” approaches. [Full story]
Best Places Q&A
Major company profiles
Getting to Know: Aerotek
2014 Newcomer: Eaton Corporation
Employer/employee benchmark reports


All About Energy

Solar project at airport flying high; don’t forget about nuclear potential. [Full story]

Road Connections

Linking River Ridge and the Jeffersonville port, as well as Dubois County and Interstate 69. [Full story]

Rail for People and Products

Still seeking the South Shore extension; heading south with the Green Express. [Full story]


Guiding the Prevention Process

Wellness programs and initiatives are part of the mix, but progress also often requires a focus on coaching. [Full story]

BizVoice ReVisited: Sweetwater Sound

Latest physical expansion only part of the continued music industry success story for Fort Wayne-based company. [Full story]


President’s Message

Chamber Rewind
1953 water woes; Tweet Street

Found Elsewhere
Crime comparison

Quick Hits
Building the infrastructure

Featured Video

Editorial Calendar

February 2021 Rebuilding Indiana’s Economy Outstanding Talent: Education and Workforce Development County Spotlight: Hamilton

May 2021 Best Places to Work in Indiana County Spotlight: Warrick

August 2021 Indiana Vision 2025: New Report Card Indiana Vision 2025: Dynamic and Creative Culture County Spotlight: Porter

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