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Providence Business News
Is there a missing link in state job training?There are more than 300 state occupational-skills training programs in Rhode Is
Is there a missing link in state job training?
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
There are more than 300 state occupational-skills training programs in Rhode Island aimed at putting the unemployed back to work. Despite their number, however, those programs have not been enough to turn around the unemployment problem that has... Read more
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Providence Business News
NUWC, Commerce Corp. partner to strengthen defense, ocean techNEWPORT – The Naval Undersea Warfare Center and Rhode Island Commerce Corporati
NUWC, Commerce Corp. partner to strengthen defense, ocean tech
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
NEWPORT – The Naval Undersea Warfare Center and Rhode Island Commerce Corporation have formed a partnership that will feature a NUWC employee on a two-year assignment at the commerce offices in an effort to strengthen the state economy through the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Polaris MEP launches ‘Rocket’ program for R.I. manufacturersPROVIDENCE – The Polaris Manufacturing Extension Partnership announced Monday i
Polaris MEP launches ‘Rocket’ program for R.I. manufacturers
Providence Business News / Posted 5 days ago
PROVIDENCE – The Polaris Manufacturing Extension Partnership announced Monday it is committing all of its $350,000 in state funding to programming for small manufacturers in Rhode Island through its new “Rocket” program. Polaris MEP, a division of... Read more
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Providence Business News
5Q: Scott R. Jensen1 Rhode Island's unemployment rate dropped to a post-recession low of 5.9 perce
5Q: Scott R. Jensen
Providence Business News / Posted 8 days ago
1 Rhode Island's unemployment rate dropped to a post-recession low of 5.9 percent in June. What role have DLT-sponsored job-training programs played in the steady drop? Although training provided in the public workforce system might have played a... Read more
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Providence Business News
Supply Chain Management Summit to feature R.I. Commerce Secretary Stefan PryorNORTH SMITHFIELD – The eighth annual Supply Chain Management (SCM) Summit on Th
Supply Chain Management Summit to feature R.I. Commerce Secretary Stefan Pryor
Providence Business News / Posted 11 days ago
NORTH SMITHFIELD – The eighth annual Supply Chain Management (SCM) Summit on Thursday will feature a morning address by state Secretary of Commerce Stefan Pryor about Rhode Island’s economy and its relationship to the supply chain industry. The... Read more
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Providence Business News
Sailing schools build R.I. reputationTeaching sailing is a natural tourist draw in the Ocean State, and the environm
Sailing schools build R.I. reputation
Providence Business News / Posted 14 days ago
Teaching sailing is a natural tourist draw in the Ocean State, and the environment of Narragansett Bay is the chief reason four sailing schools here are thriving, owners say. The owners of Narragansett Sailing LLC in Barrington, the Blue Water... Read more
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Providence Business News
ATOM Media Group pitches tourism, business campaignWEST WARWICK – ATOM Media Group is pitching “Whatever You Do … Rhode Island” as
ATOM Media Group pitches tourism, business campaign
Providence Business News / Posted 18 days ago
WEST WARWICK – ATOM Media Group is pitching “Whatever You Do … Rhode Island” as its answer to the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation’s request for proposals for a Rhode Island tourism and business attraction branding campaign. Michael Mota, CEO of... Read more
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Providence Business News
R.I. partnering with Brookings InstitutionPROVIDENCE – Rhode Island will partner with the Brookings Institution, one of t
R.I. partnering with Brookings Institution
Providence Business News / Posted 19 days ago
PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island will partner with the Brookings Institution, one of the nation’s most prominent public policy organizations, to identify economic development initiatives and industries that have the most potential to strengthen the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
CREC Will No Longer Manage Hartford's Clark School, Officials SayHARTFORD — A school partnership in the city's North End that parents saw as a g
CREC Will No Longer Manage Hartford's Clark School, Officials Say
Hartford Courant / Posted 23 days ago
HARTFORD — A school partnership in the city's North End that parents saw as a glimpse of hope has ended after a tumultuous year marked by the discovery of toxic chemicals at Clark Elementary School. Superintendent Beth Schiavino-Narvaez blamed a cut... Read more
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Providence Business News
Real Jobs RI planning grant recipients announcedWARWICK – Twenty-one recipients of Real Jobs Rhode Island planning grants have
Real Jobs RI planning grant recipients announced
Providence Business News / Posted 26 days ago
WARWICK – Twenty-one recipients of Real Jobs Rhode Island planning grants have been announced, ranging from schools to companies. Gov. Gina M. Raimondo, in a news release, said the grants, made available through the state Department of Labor and... Read more

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