Bristol Multispeciality Group hired Dr. Nandini Menon (left), a primary care physician from Canada, last year under a visa waiver program. Her Bristol colleague, Dr. Vanessa Malit, said foreign physicians at the hospital-affiliated group have raised the caliber of care it provides.

CT hospitals' demand for immigrant medical talent on the rise

Over the past six years, independent Bristol Hospital has doubled down on recruiting medical providers — literally — growing the size of its core physician group to 63 doctors and 40...

Adia Copper, who is studying business management at Capital Community College, is one of the apprentices in The Hartford's new insurance apprenticeship program who is getting on-the-job training at the insurer's claims center in Windsor.

The Hartford aims to stem worker shortage with call-center apprentices

John Kinney likes what he sees in the students working their way through The Hartford's new claims insurance apprenticeship program operated in concert with Capital Community College (CCC) in...

The Corporation for Independent Living relied on housing tax credits to develop its Capewell Town Homes in the shadow of Colt Park, in south Hartford's Dutch Point neighborhood.

Developers, funders say tax reform likely won't pull rug out from housing credits

Some Connecticut housing developers and funding agencies, while wary of fallout from recent federal tax reform on the desirability of two popular forms of housing tax credits, are not yet sounding...

 
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Federal tax overhaul creates uncertainty, hope for business owners

More than 30 years after digesting the last major federal tax overhaul, Connecticut accountants and legal advisers working to interpret the latest changes to the federal tax code say business clients...

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With many state governments moving away from incarceration and investing more in community-based services, Fernando Muņiz sees opportunity for the Bloomfield-based organization he joined Dec. 4.

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