Author: Michael Tilley

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Fast 15: Meagan Piroutek

The job is “pretty awesome.” That was Meagan Piroutek’s response when asked about her corporate marketing strategist job at Fort Smith-based OK Foods. Company President Trent Goins believes the vertically-integrated…

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Fast 15: Jordan Hale

He was laid off after 11 months with his first job. And of his first time to meet the person who would become his wife: “We did not get along…

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Riff Raff: A fortunate son

Editor’s note: This essay was first posted May 10, 2009. Happy Mother’s Day! –––––––––––––––– A lot has changed in Mom’s world. The world in 1949, the year of her birth,…