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The Labor Department recently announced that the U.S. economy had enjoyed a record 76 consecutive months with job gains. Yet at the same time, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce reports that 5.6 million jobs remain unfilled because of a pernicious "skills … more
Uncompensated-care costs for Rhode Island hospitals have plummeted since 2013, as expanded coverage under the Affordable Care Act reversed what had been a growing trend. But millions of dollars in savings on the surface don't always … more
The work of a landscape architect sometimes isn't readily seen: the gentle slope of a hillside that looks like it was always so, an awe-inspiring view of the state capitol, perfectly framed by shade trees. Searle Design Group LLC has had a … more
The world’s working-age population is shrinking faster than expected, leaving fewer people to support a growing number of seniors, according to the Bloomberg Sunset Index. more
One of the more challenging aspects of planning for the impact of free college tuition, under the Rhode Island Promise initiative now before the General Assembly, is trying to pin down how it will increase enrollments at the state's public colleges. … more
Applications for unemployment benefits in the U.S. unexpectedly declined last week to an almost three-month low, echoing a vibrant job market. more
Three executive positions at Care New England are being eliminated as a cost-savings measure due to ongoing fiscal challenges, the president and CEO of the health care system announced in a memo to staff on Friday. more
Regan Heating and Air Conditioning has formed a partnership with Sarasota, Fla.-based One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning, part of the Direct Energy brand family, the company announced Monday. more
U.S. employers added the most workers in four months while wage growth slowed more than projected, suggesting some slack remains in the labor market. more
Keystone XL is back, along with the usual misconceptions about its virtues and dangers. There should be no doubt, however, that President Donald Trump's executive order advancing the project is a good thing. The reason is simple: By … more
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