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Environmental Engines Wants Consumers, Businesses to Make Clean Break



Environmental Engines Wants Consumers, Businesses to Make Clean Break

From: George O’Brien in Environment and Engineering Jim Cayon says he’s looking for an opportunity. A chance. A break. An open door. He probably used all those words and phrases as he talked with BusinessWest about relatively new and occasionally misperceived products and his ongoing quest to prove that they work, can save users money and substantially reduce pollution. To […]

Here are the 3 main things to know about Amazon’s new expansion in Boston



Here are the 3 main things to know about Amazon’s new expansion in Boston

From: https://www.boston.com/news/business/2018/05/02/amazon-boston-expansion-seaport It’s hardly HQ2, but Amazon is making a major expansion in Boston. The sprawling retail giant announced Tuesday that it plans to hire 2,000 workers for a new office in the city’s Seaport, as it continues to bolster its growing presence in Massachusetts. Amazon already employs a growing workforce of more than 1,200 at its Boston-area […]

Amazon to deliver on Seaport jobs



Amazon to deliver on Seaport jobs

From: www.bostonherald.com Amazon is bringing thousands of jobs to Boston, but it isn’t the much-vaunted second headquarters yet. The Seattle company will add 2,000 jobs in a new office tower in the Seaport — and get $55 million in tax and other incentives from the city and state — but it’s unclear what the decision […]

Connecting: Exit stage left



Connecting: Exit stage left

From: bizjournals.com As I roam the world delivering workshops on networking, one very common challenge my participants begrudgingly admit: It is difficult to gracefully exit a conversation at a networking event. Indeed, it’s hard! And, frankly, it may not get any easier. So, give these ideas a try: 1.  “It’s been great talking with you.” This is my favorite approach. You […]

Massachusetts ranks high for venture capital investments in Q1



Massachusetts ranks high for venture capital investments in Q1

From: Bizjournals.com This story was originally published on BostInno: Massachusetts had its highest number of dollars invested into venture capitalist backed companies in a quarter ever, this past one, with $2,269 million. PricewaterhouseCoopers, a professional services company and CB Insights, a data analysis company, released their 2018 Quarter One MoneyTree report. The amount invested into VC-backed companies […]