University of St. Joseph President Rhona Free wants to build up the school's business program and is dangling a unique incentive to do it.

USJ boosting business program with free master's degree

In Connecticut's crowded business higher education field, the University of St. Joseph in West Hartford is looking for a way to stand out.

Insurers, docs focus on fighting opioid epidemic

Bloomfield insurer Cigna hopes its latest assault on the opioid epidemic — encouraging doctors to sign a pledge to reduce opioid prescribing — proves an effective arrow in its quiver of...

CT attorneys, businesses seek legal payday with junk faxes

Ever get to work and find a stack of unsolicited advertisements waiting in the fax machine?

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Top business lobbyist takes reins of CT CPA Society

Looking back on his 20 years at the helm of the Connecticut Society of CPAs, Art Renner realizes how much has changed in his industry. “When I got started [with the Society] in 1996, the...

CT’s largest lobbying firms led by women

Paddi LeShane did not follow the tried-and-true path to becoming a lobbyist by working for political candidates, but that didn't stop her from becoming a top female lobbyist in Connecticut.


Q&A: Lobbying firm expansion bridges partisan divide

Q&A talks to James Amann, former Democratic House Speaker of the General Assembly and co-founder and managing partner of International Government Strategies LLC (IGS), a Milford-based lobbying firm.

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