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Almeida named Rhode Island Legal Services chair

VICTORIA M. ALMEIDA, a shareholder at Providence-based law firm Adler Pollock & Sheehan PC, was recently appointed chairperson of the Rhode Island Legal Services...
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Rabbi receives lifetime achievement award

RABBI WAYNE M. FRANKLIN, leader of interfaith dialogues for Temple Emanu-El in Providence, was presented with the Honorary Chairs’ Award for Lifetime Achievement in...

Life lessons from a centenarian golfer

It is no secret I love to play golf. And it’s no secret I have conducted a lot of business on the golf course....

Cybercrime and small business: How to address evolving threats

“Who’d go after a business like mine?”That’s a common misperception: that cyber thieves only go after big targets, such as Equifax Inc., the Pentagon...

Tackling housing affordability

As the political winds appear to be shifting in Democrats’ favor after an eight-year electoral cycle dominated by Republicans, expect a renewed push to...

Are you ready to steal employees from your Mass. competitors?

(Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part column.)Massachusetts has recently enacted a law that will render some restrictive covenants unenforceable.The law starts...

Simon lauded as community champion

TOBY SIMON, board member of the Sheila Nowell Leadership Academy, was recently presented with the Community Champion Award by Sojourner House. The award was...

Raise the roof when asking for a raise

Pete walked into his boss’s office. “Ms. Smith, I’ll be straight with you. I know the economy isn’t great, but I have three companies...

Gig workers are the modern proletariat

Karl Marx defined the proletariat as laborers “unencumbered by any means of production” who were increasingly impoverished by the rise of machines. In that...

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...
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A summit on the topics of diversity and inclusion will be held at the start of the awards program. Attendees will learn from experts during a discussion of best practices. For details, including the list of winners, panelists and ticket information, click below.

Wednesday December 5, 2018

Crowne Plaza, Warwick
8am–11am