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Education investing pays off in innovation

Used sparingly and with precision, public investment can make a crucial difference. No where is that more true than in education. For 30 years...

Plan locally grown but globally known

When Ahuma Adodoadji came to Rhode Island to interview for the CEO position at Plan USA, he was struck by how little people here...
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Buffett would be crazy to stay out of this mess

Here in the depths of the biggest crisis the municipal bond market has known since the Great Depression, it’s business as usual. Will the credit...
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New England cohesion helps region’s political goals

Last month, 17 members of the New England congressional delegation came together for a morning at Suffolk University Law School hosted by the New...
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Corporate R&D needs to tap into academic expertise

This country’s leadership in new product and service development is in jeopardy. Competitive cost-cutting has forced the elimination of all but the shortest-term research...

How much do you use public relations experts?

Providence Business News asks local executives about their companies’ public relations strategies and whether they rely on in-house staff or an external PR firm....
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Borrowing from bank still the better choice

On the heels of this summer’s subprime mortgage crisis and reports in the media of a nationwide credit crunch, it is easy to understand...

Translate product knowledge into new sales

Everyone talks about the importance of product knowledge. No one tells you how to use it to make a sale. REALITY: Most companies train...

Realtors board president works for diversity

Victoria Doran has been named president of the Greater Providence Board of Realtors. Doran has been a licensed real estate agent for 23 years...

Work together or fail together

A man was having a conversation with a pastor one day and said, “I would like to know what Heaven and Hell are like.” The...
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