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Nearly 1,616 new business entities registered with the Secretary of State’s Business Services Division in the fourth quarter of 2013, pushing the total number of new business formations for the year to 7,199, the secretary’s office announced Friday. more
When fledgling startups emerge from Betaspring’s 12-week accelerator program, they face a critical choice – do they leave Providence or do they stay? more
Rhode Island’s continuing progress in reinventing the charm of its historic mills for 21st-century businesses is blossoming in North Kingstown. The echo of manufacturing productivity, easy access to Route 4, plenty of parking and the Wickford train station a mile away with service to Boston has added up to 80 percent occupancy at Lafayette Mill. more
When a company dies, the people, knowledge and equipment it accumulated over its history often scatter across the region or country, leaving little visible trace of its existence. more
The Rhode Island Business Plan Competition will offer insights on how to turn an idea into a business at Betaspring headquarters on Jan. 8. more
Startup accelerator Betaspring is currently accepting applications for its spring 2014 session. Betaspring provides a 12-week, mentorship-driven program along with work space, seed capital, legal counsel and access to investors and industry experts. more
Does phantom equity really stand a ghost of a chance of being a viable alternative to traditional equity plans for limited liability companies? The answer for many companies can be a resounding yes. more
The R.I. Small Business Development Center, which will be hosted at the University of Rhode Island beginning Jan. 1, will operate a central office at URI’s South Kingstown campus and three sub-center offices in Smithfield, South Kingstown and Providence, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced Thursday. more
The University of Rhode Island has been awarded the contract to operate the state’s Small Business Development Center, according to a release sent out by the U.S. Small Business Administration Tuesday. The announcement comes as Johnson & Wales University ends its eight-year stewardship of the center, which is dedicated to helping small businesses in the state by providing individual counseling, group programs and other services. more
Recent Betaspring graduate DapperJobs has been featured on a Boston Business Journal list of 10 new startups to watch. more
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