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Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 01:01 PM EDT

Nike Accused of Fostering Hostile Workplace in New Lawsuit

Nike Accused of Fostering Hostile Workplace in New Lawsuit

A group of former female employees at Nike Inc. are suing the company over allegations that it "intentionally and willfully discriminated against [women] with respect to pay, promotions, and conditions of...

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 12:14 PM EDT

A Look at the Movement Behind Marijuana PSAs

A Look at the Movement Behind Marijuana PSAs

More than a year and a half since it became legal for adults to grow and use recreational marijuana, Massachusetts public safety officials and a marijuana company are putting out a PSA on the dangers of driving...

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 12:10 PM EDT

BCBS CEO's Tips on Navigating Health Care

BCBS CEO's Tips on Navigating Health Care

Advice on navigating the health care system and the latest on the search for qualified employees from Andrew Dreyfus, CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 12:10 PM EDT

BCBS' CEO on State's Health Care Bill Failure

BCBS' CEO on State's Health Care Bill Failure

Andrew Dreyfus of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts shares thoughts on why the health care bill didn’t make it through the state’s legislative session. He explains why he welcomes the Amazon...

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 12:08 PM EDT

The Challenges of Cutting Health Care Costs

The Challenges of Cutting Health Care Costs

The CEO of the largest health care insurer in Massachusetts, Andrew Dreyfus of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts talks about the challenges of cutting costs, fighting opioid addiction, the Beth Israel/Lah...

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 08:06 AM EDT

McDonald’s Offering McGold Card, Free Food for Life

McDonald’s Offering McGold Card, Free Food for Life

International fast food giant McDonald’s announced it was giving away the “mythical” McGold Card to one lucky person — granting them free McDonald’s for life. The chain officially confirmed Thursday the ever-so...

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 07:16 AM EDT

Spa and Beauty Industry Campaigns to Fill 30,000 Jobs

Spa and Beauty Industry Campaigns to Fill 30,000 Jobs

The spa and beauty industry is growing so fast that 30,000 jobs are going unfilled. A "Get Your Dream Job" campaign is aiming to change that. Lynnelle Lynch is president of Beauty Changes Lives, a foundation...

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 at 08:11 PM EDT

Boston Business Journal Report: Green Real Estate

Boston Business Journal Report: Green Real Estate

Run on renewables: Real estate trusts finally start going green."">Real estate editor Catherine Carlock joins necn to discuss her story, "Run on renewables: Real estate trusts finally start going green."

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 at 07:54 PM EDT

How Marijuana Legalization Is Impacting Landlords

How Marijuana Legalization Is Impacting Landlords

Real estate attorney Paul Bauer of Bowditch & Dewey joins us to discuss what legalizing marijuana means for landlords

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 at 11:31 PM EDT

Talks to Take Tesla Private Likely to Happen Without Musk

Talks to Take Tesla Private Likely to Happen Without Musk

The Tesla board of directors plans to meet with financial advisors next week to formalize a process to explore Elon Musk's take-private proposal, according to people familiar with the matter. Musk announced via...

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