In the January 15, 2018 edition

Bullish U.S. mattress makers choose Greater Hartford as Northeast logistics hub

Some of America's leading bedding makers are waking up to the time and cost savings from centralizing mattress manufacturing in...

Volunteer group SCORE helps startups, small businesses launch, grow

Like many aspiring entrepreneurs, Kelly Strayer's idea for a business originated from a home-grown problem.

Fiedorowicz takes ACM's reins amid surging aeroparts sector

For nearly 18 years, a band of Connecticut and western Massachusetts aeroparts suppliers — Aerospace Components...

Smith Brothers Insurance donates gifts to CT children

Smith Brothers Insurance in Glastonbury sponsored 40 children in need, and raised more than $7,500 for...

Panera Bread collects and delivers toys to Place of Grace

Sixteen Panera Bread locations recently collected toys for more than 25 local families and 90 children served by the...

Upward Hartford collects clothing for ‘Bundle Your Baby’

As part of its first annual holiday celebration "The More, The Merrier," Upward Hartford collected...

Tips to become a better manager in 2018

"The Great Management Reset: 27 Ways To Be A Better Manager" by Leslie Kaminoff (Morgan James Publishing,...

How foundations saved the city of Detroit

The financial predicaments facing the state and Hartford came to mind as I was reading about how Detroit resolved its...

Incorporating MLK’s tenets in the workplace

As a community organizer by training, I frequently refer to Martin Luther King Jr. for lessons and inspiration. The vision he so...

Hartford’s residency requirement misguided

During a Q&A session at the Connecticut Business & Industry Association's recent economic forecast event in Hartford, Chris...

Girl Within luncheon raises $170K

Nearly 500 women and men came together at The Village's 17th annual Girl Within Luncheon on Dec. 1...

How federal tax reform will impact your business

On Dec. 22, President Trump signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the Act), which makes significant changes to the tax law...

McMahon looks to revive CT's downtowns

Patrick McMahon wants to help downtowns throughout Connecticut come alive — and he's in a good position to do that.