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This Week in Business

An In-Depth Look at the Latest Business Issues

Friday, Mar 8, 2019 at 02:06 PM EST

Recreational Marijuana Coming Close to Boston

Recreational Marijuana Coming Close to Boston

Shirley Leung, interim editorial page editor of The Boston Globe, and Boston Business Journal editor Doug Banks are on the anticipation beat wondering how the rollout of the first recreational pot shop in...

Friday, Mar 8, 2019 at 02:05 PM EST

Small Craft Breweries Relying More on Loans, Less on Equity

Small Craft Breweries Relying More on Loans, Less on Equity

Craft brewery funding, a driveway mechanic taking on Tesla and predictions about the week ahead from Shirley Leung, interim editorial page editor of The Boston Globe and Boston Business Journal editor Doug...

Friday, Mar 1, 2019 at 02:05 PM EST

The Kraft Case Through the Lens of Crisis Management

The Kraft Case Through the Lens of Crisis Management

Castle Group principal and co-founder Sandy Lish looks at the Robert Kraft prostitution case through the lens of a crisis communications expert.

Friday, Mar 1, 2019 at 02:02 PM EST

Building an Online Jobs Community

Building an Online Jobs Community

Jobcase CEO Fred Goff on his growing company in Kendall Square, which is building online communities for people seeking work.

Friday, Mar 1, 2019 at 02:04 PM EST

GE's Plans for the Future

GE's Plans for the Future

Boston Business Journal Editor Doug Banks on the Wynn record fine; GE’s future; Governor Baker’s housing agenda; an advisory board's approval of cannabis cafes; and JetBlue expanding its wings out of...

Friday, Feb 22, 2019 at 02:53 PM EST

Health Care and Presidential Politics

Health Care and Presidential Politics

Michael Carson, the CEO of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, gives his first television interview. Carson talks about containing health care costs and weighs in on some of the proposals from the campaign trail.

Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 at 02:39 PM EST

SeeClickFix App is Changing How Cities to Respond to Non-Emergencies

SeeClickFix App is Changing How Cities to Respond to Non-Emergencies

Ben Berkowitz, the CEO of SeeClickFix, explains how his company's civic tech app is changing the way cities respond to non-emergency problems—from potholes to lights that don't work. Plus, the 311 Project...

Friday, Feb 22, 2019 at 03:25 PM EST

Amazon Sponsors Parade; Wayfair's First Brick and Mortar

Amazon Sponsors Parade; Wayfair's First Brick and Mortar

The Boston Globe's Jon Chesto is on the business beat looking at cannabis profits, Amazon's sponsorship of the St. Patrick's day parade in Boston, the Wynn settlement, the Merrimack Valley explosion costs,...

Friday, Feb 15, 2019 at 02:31 PM EST

GE Scraps Boston Building Plans

GE Scraps Boston Building Plans

Jim Rooney, Greater Boston Chamber CEO, weighs in on the GE scrapping its Boston building along with a promise to return $87 M in incentives; Amazon pullout of NYC; Bayside Expo plans and the study which...

Friday, Feb 15, 2019 at 02:30 PM EST

The Art of Architectural Lighting Design

The Art of Architectural Lighting Design

Meet two men behind the company which makes the color changing lighting on many bridges, buildings and inside and outside of the TD Garden. It’s called architectural lighting. The company is Port...

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