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Businesses will be able to discuss regulations affecting them with the government officials responsible for enforcing the laws and codes at the seventh annual We Mean Business Expo next month. more
Jeffrey O’Brien’s Main Street is made up of the waterways around Newport. His address is on a wharf. When he envisions the expansion of his increasingly busy tour-boat business, Gansett Cruise, he considers a second boat to respond to the demand he’s already serving in Westerly’s Watch Hill area. He thinks about adding a fishing boat to take out people who buy a ticket at a time, so they won’t have to charter a whole boat. more
Starting and growing a business takes great dedication and efficiency. There’s little room for wasting time. But even the best of us can struggle in the day-to-day world with all of the little things that can sabotage our efforts to spend time effectively on the things that matter most. more
Banks are making more loans to small businesses according to the latest U.S. Small Business Administration report. But that’s actually a little misleading, since small-business lending in overall dollar terms continues to decline – although that decline has slowed. more
Coming up with creative solutions to fundraising challenges is what Seaside Consulting Inc., owner Lynne Donahue believes sets her work apart from the competition. more
Jeffrey O’Brien spends his work days doing what many can’t wait to get free time for: touring the waterways around Newport. O’Brien, pictured above, center, owns Gansett Cruises. His wooden boat, the M/V Gansett, holds 49 passengers. Business has been good enough that the Providence native is considering a second boat to serve the Watch Hill area of Westerly. more
People go to great lengths to secure special access to the world’s biggest events and wear their VIP passes like badges of honor, often saving them years later as souvenirs. more
Casey’s Marina on Spring Wharf in Newport Harbor is just Bill Casey’s signature business. The marina that handles boats from 30-feet to 170-feet long is one of a wave of businesses he’s involved with. more
When it comes to big events, people go to great lengths to secure special access to VIP passes, often sporting them like badges of honor. At A Perfect Print LLC of Providence, that demand for distinctive promotional products, such as lanyards, has helped fuel rapid growth over the past three years and doesn’t show signs of stopping. The company’s work has appeared at President Barack Obama’s second inauguration, Ozzfest concerts and National Football League games. General Manager of A Perfect Print Elisa Scittarelli, pictured above, says she gets a “kick out of” seeing A Perfect Print’s distinctive work in high-profile settings. more
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