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Beacon Hill Earns Solid Grades for 2013-2014

Classes may have just begun for students throughout Massachusetts, but the report card is already out for Beacon…

The Governor’s Race – By the Numbers

Democrat Martha Coakley must win the female vote by at least 10 points and lose the independent vote…

AIM, MindEdge Announce E-Learning Initiative

Thousands of Massachusetts employers will gain access to state-of-the-art online professional development courses under an alliance announced today…

Massachusetts Schools Pull ‘F’ in Technology

“Leaders & Laggards,” the state-by-state report card on K-12 education released today by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce…

Pioneer Valley Employers Offer Vision for the Future

The shortage of qualified employees, punitive regulations and an overly complex state workforce training system were among the…

Secret to Lean: Employee Development

Editor’s note – Bruce Hamilton is President of GBMP, Inc., (www.gbmp.org) a not-for-profit located in the College of…

Economic Growth Takes a Summer Holiday

Economic growth appears to have taken a summer holiday during August.

Health Spending Comes in Under Benchmark; Employers Wary as Premiums Level Off

First, the good news ” spending on health care in Massachusetts increased a modest 2.3 percent during 2013,…

Some Good News about Medicare

An otherwise mixed report yesterday from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) offered some good news about what was…