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THE TURBINE HALL in the former South Street power station will house part of the Heritage Harbor Museum. Developer Struever Bros. Eccles & Rouse is also carving out retail and office spaces within the building. /

Reinventing a waterfront icon

Stepping into the darkened South Street Station power plant in Providence's Jewelry District is like stumbling upon a lost temple of the Industrial Age.The...

Diversity brings new workplace rules

"It's a small world after all …" the ethnically costumed dolls chirped to thousands of beaming visitors at the 1964-65 New York World's Fair. Little...

Diversity brings new workplace rules

By Mary Lhowe, Contributing Writer“It’s a small world after all …” the ethnically costumed dolls chirped to thousands of beaming visitors at the 1964-65...

Stephen Lane and Aidan Petrie of Item Group show off some of the gadgets they have created with their clients. The company develops new products and helps redesign and rebrand others. /

Inventors help meet global demand for new ideas

To stay alive, some fish must stay in motion constantly, driving water through their gills to move oxygen into their bloodstream. And to stay...

Big splash in Newport for business

Championship seen as networking opportunity As president and CEO of Bank Rhode Island, Merrill W. Sherman has plenty to keep herself occupied at her office....

Savvy golf retailers cater to women

When a woman golfer walks into a pro shop or a golf specialty store to make a purchase for herself, she expects a different...

Citizens aims to go beyond your typical employer

One way to understand why employees of Citizens Bank consider it one of Rhode Island’s Best Places to Work is by looking at the...

Shawmut’s plan: Hire smart, then trust workers

Shawmut Design and Construction, a general contracting and construction management firm, works on a simple formula: Find the toughest jobs with the most horrific...

A personal touch inspires workers at Brokers’ Service

Every January, the staff of the Providence-based Brokers’ Service Marketing Group convenes in Newport for a one-day session to set the budgets, objectives and...
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