Feb-15 2019

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State government should not be for sale

But it is – because current law allows it to be

NH urgently needs to reform school discipline

A system that’s not transparent shouldn’t undermine a student’s right to an adequate education
Why is NH still waiting  for a school-funding fix?

Why is NH still waiting for a school-funding fix?

State policymakers must ensure an adequate and fair solution

Pre-patent sales curbed

SCOTUS decision clears up rules on secret commercial deals

NH’s top court takes a stand on wrongful demotion

Cartoon for the Week of February 15, 2019

Cartoon for the Week of February 15, 2019

New Hampshire should not commercialize marijuana

The link between cannabis and mental health problems is clear
Working on an idea? KISS

Working on an idea? KISS

The keep-it-simple-stupid principle works wonders in business
What are you trying to say?

What are you trying to say?

Not communicating clearly with your customers comes with a cost

‘Learn Everywhere’ undermines local control

NH Education Department’s plan eliminates a district’s ability to set diploma standards
Patricia Carty, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Patricia Carty, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester
Joanne Conroy, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Joanne Conroy, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

President & Chief Executive Officer of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health in Lebanon
Deborah Merrill-Sands, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Deborah Merrill-Sands, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Dean of Peter T. Paul College at the University of New Hampshire in Durham
Jeanine Sylvester, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Jeanine Sylvester, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Founder & General Manager of Runner’s Alley in Portsmouth, Manchester and Concord
Margherita Verani, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Margherita Verani, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Chief Executive Officer of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Verani Realty in Londonderry
Sherilyn Burnett Young, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Sherilyn Burnett Young, 2019 Outstanding Woman in Business

Shareholder & President, Rath, Young and Pignatelli, P.C. in Concord
Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains, 2019 AWE Award Winner

Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains, 2019 AWE Award Winner

The Advocate for Women’s Empowerment (AWE) Award honors an individual or organization that has made a lasting impact on empowering women and girls in the Granite State.
The state of the Queen City: a Manchester roundtable

The state of the Queen City: a Manchester roundtable

Is ‘year of family leave’ dawning in NH?

Is ‘year of family leave’ dawning in NH?

Initiatives gain momentum as measures move forward
Adding meaning and purpose in retirement

Adding meaning and purpose in retirement

Giving and volunteering help people stay happy and healthy in retirement
Q&A with Attorney John Cunningham

Q&A with Attorney John Cunningham

A change in federal tax law enables owners of closely held businesses to reap a substantial reduction in their tax bill, says John Cunningham.
First phase of Market and Main project set to open in Bedford

First phase of Market and Main project set to open in Bedford

Engineering a career

Engineering a career

More women are entering, and thriving in, a field that was once far less welcoming
The public’s business: On the NH Legislature's schedule this week

The public’s business: On the NH Legislature's schedule this week

Establishing a family and medical leave program, business tax cuts rollback on the agenda
Tech Tidbits From Around New Hampshire

Tech Tidbits From Around New Hampshire

Sen. Hassan introduces NET METER Act, ReVision Energy announces merger with Energy Emporium ... and more
ARMI to discuss partnership progress on April 4

ARMI to discuss partnership progress on April 4

BioTech|MedTech event will also include remarks from Taylor Caswell and Mike Decelle
February TechWomen breakfast to highlight innovative hiring methods

February TechWomen breakfast to highlight innovative hiring methods

Representatives from Emerson Ecologics, TIBCO and BANKW Staffing will speak on Feb. 13
Questions raised over Coos TIF financing plan for Balsams

Questions raised over Coos TIF financing plan for Balsams

Otten warns project is in 'grave time jeopardy'
Seacoast coalition to hold housing advocate training

Seacoast coalition to hold housing advocate training

Initiative seeks to ‘ensure people understand how important their voices are’
Home prices continue to rise in New Hampshire

Home prices continue to rise in New Hampshire

CoreLogic reports 5.5% increase in 2018, but signs of easing are seen
People and Property:  NH Real Estate and Construction News Rundown

People and Property: NH Real Estate and Construction News Rundown

Merchants Fleet takes new Hooksett space … and more

Widespread support voiced for a state affordable housing fund

Senate Finance Committee hears a range of arguments for setting up permanent support for initiative

2019 starts with sharp rise in New Hampshire bankruptcy filings

159 individuals and businesses filed for protection in January
Dyn co-founder sees a future in the smart home

Dyn co-founder sees a future in the smart home

Hitchcock’s new startup focuses on enhancing Internet of Things connectivity

Brookstone bankruptcy plan goes to court on Wednesday

Unsecured creditors in line to get some 20% of what they’re owned
Canadian software company enters U.S. market through NH

Canadian software company enters U.S. market through NH

Integrim has set up its U.S. headquarters in Manchester
UNH seminar kicks off semester-long focus on women in research, innovation

UNH seminar kicks off semester-long focus on women in research, innovation

WildCatalyst seminar on Soteria Solutions will take place Feb. 21
Tech Tidbits From Across New Hampshire

Tech Tidbits From Across New Hampshire

Tender Corporation completes transaction with Victor Capital Partners, deadlines approach for Accelerate NH, Air Force Pitch Day

On party-line vote, NH Senate OKs boost in job training funds

Money would be tripled for programs
Social innovation expert to keynote NH Business for Social Responsibility conference

Social innovation expert to keynote NH Business for Social Responsibility conference

Carol Sanford to discuss ‘The Regenerative Business’
Wireless Partners brings T-Mobile service to the North Country

Wireless Partners brings T-Mobile service to the North Country

The company already offers Verizon Wireless, AT&T and Sprint service in the region

NHDOT awards $512,000 to Franklin revitalization

Funds will be used to build key trestle bridge walkway
Affordable housing a major issue in national survey of mayors

Affordable housing a major issue in national survey of mayors

Seen as major impediment to social mobility
People and Property:  NH Real Estate and Construction News Rundown

People and Property: NH Real Estate and Construction News Rundown

Dana-Farber leases Brooks-owned space in Methuen … and more
Paid family leave proposal makes its NH Senate debut

Paid family leave proposal makes its NH Senate debut

Business organizations offer limited, and muted, opposition

NH Senate bills set rules for association health plans

Republican, Democratic measures lay groundwork for more businesses to participate
Weaponizing work against the poor

Weaponizing work against the poor

Employment requirements for government assistance are not as simple as proponents say
Ride-alongs with your reps

Ride-alongs with your reps

Managers should go ‘in the trenches’ on appointments with their salespeople
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