Friday, February 3, 2023

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SEEKING CLIENTS: Robert Wheeler, co-owner of Friends of Toto Inc., a dog day care and grooming business in Pawtucket, spent $400,000 to double his business space to accommodate growing customer demand but now he must find additional customers to cover the construction costs of expansion.
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Preppin’ for RECESSION. PBN survey: Talk of a coming downturn is taking toll on...

If and when the country will slip into a recession depends on who you ask, but the gloom is already settling over Rhode Island...
HELP WANTED: R.I. Education Commissioner Angélica Infante-Green, pictured speaking at a Rhode Island Kids Count event in January, has asked for assistance from the business community to improve Providence’s struggling schools. 
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Where are businesses in helping city schools?

Not long after the Providence Public School District was taken over by the state in 2019 to turn around the state’s largest – and...
Jenna Zellmer 
Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick Ltd. partner  / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Teamwork delivers results

Jenna Zellmer | Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick Ltd. partner When interviewing a potential new employee, one of the questions I always ask is, “What do you...
VERY CALCULATED: Rick Gorvett, chair of Bryant University’s mathematics department, says the creation of a master’s degree program in actuarial science comes at a time when the need for more actuaries is greater than ever. 
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New Bryant master’s program for those looking to make risk their business

Forget what you might think of people who work as actuaries – overworked number crunchers who toil away in windowless offices, dully calculating risks...
VERY CALCULATED: Rick Gorvett, chair of Bryant University’s mathematics department, says the creation of a master’s degree program in actuarial science comes at a time when the need for more actuaries is greater than ever. 
PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

New Bryant master’s program for those looking to make risk their business

Forget what you might think of people who work as actuaries – overworked number crunchers who toil away in windowless offices, dully calculating risks...
IMPROVED RESULTS: Genoa Healthcare General Manager Andrew Terranova says providing buprenorphine treatment for patients at pharmacies can improve substance use disorder outcomes. 
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Study: Pharmacy access to buprenorphine boosts likelihood of continued treatment

Andrew Terranova, a pharmacist and general manager at Genoa Healthcare in Providence, was optimistic when his pharmacy signed onto a study intended to create...
Louis Perrotti

Perrotti receives Recovery Champion Award from U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

LOUIS PERROTTI, Roger Williams Park Zoo’s director of conservation, was celebrated recently in recognition of receiving the 2020 Recovery Champion Award from the U.S....

Effective altruism a growing charitable movement

Effective altruism is an intellectual and charitable movement that aspires to find the best ways to help others. People dedicated to it rely on...

New and improved?

Is your company planning to introduce new and/or improved products to the market in 2023? Yes: 75% No: 25% When does your company hope to introduce these...

Watkins tapped as Providence College’s new arts and sciences dean

PROVIDENCE – Margaret Watkins will shift her higher education career eastward to Providence College this coming summer. Watkins, currently the dean of Seattle Pacific University’s...
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