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COX COMMUNICATIONS employees from every department volunteer for the annual Cox Charities Cycling Classic in Providence. /

Sports boost health, team spirit alike

The cubicles open up. Barriers between managers and employees break down. Someone pokes his head out in the office and boasts, “Did you see...
PHOTO COURTESY F1 Boston
A POPULAR corporate activity at F1 Boston pits teams against each other to get a Porsche in racing condition. Part-way through, teams assess their members and decide if they want to change positions or trade members with another team. /

Race-car driving a formula for business success

On the race track, the drivers at F1 Boston may be concerned only about the list on the leader board. But inside the corporate...

Whole Foods sees excursions as crucial

Mimi Leduc said she never experienced a corporate outing before two years ago, when she joined the Whole Foods Market staff at University Heights...
CORPORATE CROWD PLEASERS include a tour or appearances by Patriots' organization members for the 500 business and private gatherings hosted each year by the stadium. /

Patriots’ appeal attracts many groups to Gillette

Thousands of people throng to Gillette Stadium when the Patriots or the Revolution are playing at home, or when a rock star on a...
TEAM-BUILDING exercises such as this one help Leadership Rhode Island participants develop their interpersonal skills. /

Off-site training programs<br> bring diverse groups together

Training your employees to make them the best of the best in your industry, and being able to retain them, involves more than occasional...
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Historic inns lure businesses with personal touch

Large chain hotels long have dominated the corporate meetings market, offering convenience and versatile spaces to accommodate a wide range of needs. But smaller...

Is your company ready to ‘swirl and sip’?

My favorite episodes of “The Office,” NBC’s so-real-it’s-scary sitcom, always involve the party planning committee. This austere group is headed by Angela, who –...

Brown pledges $10M endowment,<br> fellows for public schools

PROVIDENCE – Inspired in part by a report from its Steering Committee on Slavery and Justice, Brown University has pledged to create a $10...

Most R.I. residents favor return of gaming rights

DARTMOUTH, Mass. – A survey by the University of Massachusetts–Dartmouth Center for Policy Analysis has found that a majority of Rhode Island residents favor...

Im-aj honored for R.I. Housing, Crossroads ads

Im-aj Communications and Design has been honored in the Service Industry Advertising Awards, a national competition, for television ads it created for Rhode Island...
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