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ALL THE ANGLES: Dan O’Day, director of Unit 42 at Palo Alto Networks, speaks remotely at the Cybersecurity Summit on Oct. 7 about the ways hackers are extorting businesses globally. The summit, hosted by PBN and the Tech Collective, was a virtual event.

Whose responsibility is it to combat cyberthreats at your company?

Cyber intrusions and attacks on businesses of all sizes continue to grow, according to panelists who participated in an Oct. 7 Cybersecurity Summit co-hosted...

Five Questions With: Catherine Taylor

Catherine Taylor | State director, AARP Rhode Island 1. What does it mean for you to be taking over as state director of AARP...
Lisa Ranglin

Magaziner honors Rhode Island Black Business Association

LISA RANGLIN is president of the Rhode Island Black Business Association, a Providence-based nonprofit that advances business opportunities of Black-owned and minority businesses in...
Terri Monjar

ESG should be focal point for all businesses

Increased awareness around climate change, racial and social equity issues and COVID-19 has changed the way that many companies in Rhode Island and elsewhere...

Despite threats, few walk off jobs over vaccines

Are workplace vaccine mandates prompting some employees to quit rather than get a shot? A hospital in Lowville, N.Y., for example, had to shut down...

Tips to overcome hiring struggle

There is a battle going on across America. It’s a battle to attract workers amid nationwide staff shortages. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has termed...

Our love-hate Facebook relationship

When Facebook was down for most of the day on Oct. 4, did you miss it, were you relieved or some of both? Social scientists have...

Five Questions With: Nader Tehrani

As an alumnus of the Rhode Island School of Design and founder of the Boston-based architectural design firm NADAAA, Nader Tehrani had a hand...

Five Questions With: Larry Keefe

Larry Keefe serves as chairman and CEO of Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Inc. Keefe has had more than 30 years of experience working...

Five Questions With: Dr. Ponnandai S. Somasundar

Dr. Ponnandai S. Somasundar, a cancer surgeon, was promoted to chief of Roger Williams Medical Center’s oncology surgery division last month. Somasundar, who also...

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