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Leasing states’ assets becoming common cash maker

The state of Illinois wants to get out of the lottery business.What a wonderful idea! Illinois should stop gambling. So should the other 41...

<i>To close R.I.’s deficit, look at both sides of the ledger</i>

It's budget time again. This year the Poverty Institute is strongly urging Rhode Island policymakers to give equal time and attention to the revenue...

<i>Use the business plan competition to hone your skills</i>

One of the most important documents that any entrepreneur can write is a business plan because, when done well, it conveys his or her...

<i>Hospitals demand rational management</i>

If the state's community hospitals were public companies, they would all be trading as penny stocks by now. Kent Hospital, for example, is hemorrhaging...

<i>Time to consider a state water authority</i>

It's somewhat ironic that the Ocean State is facing a lack of water, but that is the situation being studied by the General Assembly...
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Former Carcieri chief of staff back in private sector

Kenneth K. McKay IV, former chief of staff to Gov. Donald L. Carcieri, has joined Brown Rudnick Berlack Israels LLP in Providence, where he...

Completing yearly checklist will promote success

When you started your own company, your focus was on doing anything and everything to get it off the ground. Now you're proud to...

Managing intellectual property

Dear Dan: We're a small design startup, and most of what we create is considered "intellectual property." We're always debating which ideas to protect...

The tremendous influence of Charlie Jones

Charlie Tremendous Jones has a mantra: "The only difference between where you are now and where you'll be next year are the books you...
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