Pratt & Whitney hosted a Diversity & Inclusion Summit attended by Pratt staffers. The Pratt employees pictured (from left to right) include: Jennifer Huynh, Latasha Hyatt, Janoye Williams and Ashanti Osbourne-Martin.

How jet-engine innovator Pratt & Whitney is building its next-generation workforce

Pratt & Whitney, for generations an innovator in piston and jet-turbine airplane engines, is applying its innovation mien to recruiting, developing and retaining workers — and future leaders...

Students participating in a nurse training program at Hartford HealthCare.

Hartford HealthCare pursues multiple strategies to find, retain robust workforce pool

Find out how the region's two largest employers -- Hartford HealthCare and Pratt & Whitney -- are recruiting their next-generation workforces.

A view of the recently completed CPV Towantic plant in Oxford, which adds about 800 megawatts of natural-gas-fired generation to New England's power grid.

Amid closures, CT sees a wave of new power plants

Connecticut is experiencing a boom in new power plants that hasn't been seen in more than a decade.

Jeff Tengel, president of Bridgeport's People's United Bank and parent People's United Financial.

West Hartford the apple of People's United's eye

People's United Bank made a splash earlier this year when it announced it would acquire Farmington Bank for $544 million. Find out what really attracted the Bridgeport regional lender to the deal.

 
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Interest groups tangle over fracking waste ban ordinances

There's a race to establish rules for how cities and towns store and process waste from hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” and several interest groups have taken the lead ahead of state...

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Rosow steers Farmington medtech startup Diameter Health into growth mode

Eric Rosow has already started and sold one digital startup. Now he's building up another medical-technology company that is outgrowing its Farmington space.

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Paula Gilberto, president and chief executive of the United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut, came to the organization by way of another nonprofit.

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