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The real reason Walmart raised its minimum wage

“Walmart workers” used to be a handy synonym for “low-paid.” But over the past few years, the company has steadily raised the wage it...

Providence building official resigns following ethics complaint

PROVIDENCE – City building official David Rodio has resigned from his job after he was accused of using his position to retaliate against the...

RICADV, Day One launch new website for assault victims in R.I.

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence has partnered with Day One to launch a new website to provide resources for individuals...

Leadership: The key to succession planning and creating value

Do you have a solid plan to transition your business?It’s a question that most business owners and senior executives have heard at some point...

Laros receives 2017 Dorothy Lohmann Community Service Award

ERICA LAROS of Laros Law in Providence was awarded the 2017 ­Dorothy Lohmann Community Service Award for her work on behalf of the Childhood...
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Five questions with Jan Brodie

 Jan Brodie | Executive director, The Pawtucket Foundation1. What is the model for the transit-oriented development district around the commuter rail station expected in...

As technology evolves, so you must reinvent and transform your business

Jennifer Shaheen | Technology Therapy Group LLC founder and presidentNothing stands still. If you’re not constantly looking for new opportunities, you won’t find one...

The big picture

Do you believe the national economy will improve, stay the same or decline over the next 12 months? Stay the same 57.1% Improve 28.6% Decline 14.3%Do you...

List: Business development resources

 No. of federal government resources: 2 No. of state government resources: 6 No. of Providence city resources: 2 No. of university resources: 4 No. of private resources: 8FOOTNOTE 1....

List: Family-owned businesses

 Oldest companies: 1. Gilbane Building Co. | Year founded: 1873 2. ATW Companies | Year founded: 1886 3. Arpin Group | Year founded: 1900FOOTNOTE 1. This is an...
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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