Matt Palmquist is a freelance business journalist based in Oakland, Calif.

All articles by Matt Palmquist

When It Pays to Stay in School

August 24, 2010
Students who enter the job market while the economy is strong find success earlier and earn higher wages throughout their careers than those who join the workforce during a down economy.
by Matt Palmquist

Follow the Money

May 25, 2010
Understanding how money makes its way from institutional investors to venture capitalists to entrepreneurs.
by Matt Palmquist

Does Location Really Matter?

May 25, 2010
For innovation-based companies, being located in an industry cluster has long been thought to enhance long-term financial prospects. This research suggests otherwise.
by Matt Palmquist

Catering to Nervous Customers

November 24, 2009
In industries that offer necessary but often undesirable services, managers must strive to understand how their services affect the stress levels of their customers.
by Matt Palmquist

Staying on Your Toes

November 24, 2009
Companies should deliberately disrupt the normal flow of work at multiple levels, because it can lead to breakthroughs for the organization.
by Matt Palmquist

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