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Why too many liberal professors is a problem

Suppose that you start college with a keen interest in physics, and you quickly discover that almost all members of the physics department are...

Learn R.I.’s usury law

Several recent cases, including one filed against a prominent Providence law firm, have centered upon violations of Rhode Island usury law. That law is...

The brilliance of resilience

Baseball great Babe Ruth struck out 1,330 times over the 22 seasons he played.And during those 22 seasons, he hit 714 home runs, a...

A retirement plan pitfall

As competition for employees increases in our tightening labor market, companies are looking harder for ways to attract and retain workers. Providing a retirement...

Business Best-Sellers Sept. 14, 2018

Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World by Anand Giridharadas. Giridharadas, a former New York Times columnist, shows readers how the...

Strategies for getting unstuck

Three men were in a pickup truck driving in the woods when they got stuck in the mud. The driver became angry and began...

Don’t charge employers for workers on welfare

Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., is all set to propose legislation that proposes to put a tax on large businesses with employees who receive benefits...

Still not too late for GDPR compliance

In the previous two installments of this series, we introduced businesses to the new General Data Protection Regulation that went into effect in May....

The importance of kindness

Two young men were out in a rowboat when it overturned. Luckily, two women were nearby in another boat and came to their aid....

No employee is an island

Most of us have heard the phrase “No man is an island” many times throughout our lives, but have you ever thought about its...
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