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Baker named Person of the Year by Pawtucket Foundation

MICHAEL BAKER, president of Pet Food Experts, has been named Person of the Year by the Pawtucket Foundation for his contributions to enhancing the...

DPPC celebrates opening of Brandon’s Beach at Burnside Park

PROVIDENCE – Brandon’s Beach at Burnside Park, a new destination playground, was scheduled to be unveiled by the Downtown Providence Parks Conservancy during an...

Kilmartin: Data breach settlement reached with Nationwide

PROVIDENCE – A multistate settlement has been reached with Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. and its subsidiary, Allied Property & Casualty Insurance Co., regarding a...

PC named most segregated school by Princeton Review

PROVIDENCE – Providence College was ranked first in the nation in Princeton Review’s “Little Race/Class Interaction” ranking published Aug. 8.Princeton Review found the private...

Two-minute drill your way to success

I could fill volumes about chance meetings that have changed people’s lives, led to jobs, business opportunities, partnerships, new ideas, etc. – all because...

Someone is out to get you. Count on it.

Most of us work at finding ways to do a better job, advance in a career and become more successful. That’s commendable, but we...

How to slay the patent trolls

In a recent episode of HBO’s sitcom “Silicon Valley,” a lawyer tries to extort money from a struggling startup by threatening to sue it...

Poaching spurs recruitment economy

Economies need ever-increasing productivity, ever-more workers, or both. Employers in the U.S. are finding neither.America finds itself in an unfamiliar position where population growth...
PULLING TOGETHER AND AHEAD: ChartWise founder and CEO Dr. Jon Elion, center, has built a second successful startup in Rhode Island, so successful in fact that it has landed on the Inc. 5000 list this year.  / PBN FILE PHOTO/­RUPERT WHITELEY

To fly ahead, R.I. needs to start many more businesses

On Aug. 16, Inc. magazine released its annual Inc. 5000, a list of the fastest-growing private businesses in the United States.We applaud the eight...

Congress’ legacy can be universal health insurance

I miss you, Bernie Sanders, with your pie-in-the-sky promise of universal health care. So unpragmatic.Actually, I miss a slew of unpragmatic legislation, including the...
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