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KERN BUSINESS JOURNAL
  1. ROBIN PAGGI: New law requires more anti-abuse training

    Monday, Sep 15 2014 12:11 PM

    When I conduct harassment prevention training, I am often asked questions like the following: Is it harassment when my boss yells at me? Does it create a hostile work environment when my co-workers make fun of me? My answer has been, not unless that behavior was directed at you because of being in a protected class (for example, because of your race, color, sex, sexual orientation, or other protected class). However,...

  2. Masten Space: from start-up to serious player

    Saturday, Sep 13 2014 07:00 PM

    MOJAVE AIR AND SPACE PORT -- The CEO of this center of commercial aerospace in eastern Kern County once referred to resident rocket scientist Dave Masten as "one of the new Einsteins" of the commercial space race.

  3. Oil companies square off over sinkhole death

    Saturday, Sep 13 2014 06:01 PM

    Neighboring oil producers in Kern County's prolific Midway-Sunset Oil Field are waging a court battle over whose steam injections may have created the sinkhole that swallowed a 54-year-old grandfather on the first day of summer 2011.

  4. ROBIN PAGGI: How domestic violence impacts the workplace

    Thursday, Sep 11 2014 12:18 PM

    Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was indicted in March by a grand jury for allegedly assaulting his fiancee (now wife). San Francisco 49er defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested Aug. 31 on suspicion of felony domestic abuse. Evidently,...

Strictly Business

  1. RUSS ALLRED: Raising the grade of business friendliness

    Monday, Aug 18 2014 12:11 PM

    An F? According to a report in The Californian earlier this month, the state of California got an F as a small-business friendly state. What can students do when the teacher and principal have failed...

  2. ROBIN PAGGI: Managing depression in the workplace

  3. RUSS ALLRED: Management by clockworks and oranges

  4. RUSS ALLRED: We all need to learn some sales techniques

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Real Estate News

  1. Next phase of Seven Oaks breaks ground

    Wednesday, Jul 30 2014 05:27 PM

    For 12 years, Seven Oaks has remained mostly as it was: a grand but incomplete master-planned community in southwest Bakersfield.

  2. Bakersfield man sentenced in mortgage fraud scheme

  3. Crisp & Cole agent gets 19 months behind bars

  4. Homeowner hopes drone videotaping flies 'under the radar'

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People in Business

  1. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: BRIAN D. SELF

    Tuesday, Jul 15 2014 01:33 PM

    BRIAN D. SELF has been appointed managing director of The Principal Financial Group's Bakersfield Business Center. Self has more than seven years of experience in the financial services industry,...

  2. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: DANIELLS PHILLIPS VAUGHAN & BOCK

  3. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: JEREMY OSTERSTOCK

  4. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: SHERYL CHALUPA

  5. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: JEANNINE WAITS

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