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How do you recruit more female orthopedic surgeons? Start in high school

The Perry Initiative, coming to UConn this October, is designed to increase the number of female orthopedic surgeons by introducing young women to the field. | Photo by Phalinn Ooi via Flickr

October 2, 2017 - 5:28pm

Fintech startup expands to meet growing need for medical loans

LendingPoint CEO Tom Burnside is one of the company's four co-founders. | Photo submitted

July 2, 2017 - 12:55pm

The nose knows: Specialty firm evaluates all things stinky

From left Chuck, Donna and Mike McGinley take a break in a gazebo overlooking Stillwater’s historic lift bridge on the St. Croix River. | Photo courtesy of Cami Enke, Hazel Brown and Blue Photography.

May 25, 2017 - 4:35pm

WannaCry attacks a ‘wake-up call’ to Conn. healthcare industry

Connecticut hospitals are on high alert after the WannaCry cyber attack began last Friday, May 12. | Photo by Walter Williams for Crain's Connecticut

May 17, 2017 - 4:25pm

October Kitchen brings nutrition to the door as Conn.’s senior population swells

October Kitchen, which operates out of this 1,800-square-foot storefront on Green Road in Manchester, was founded in 2000 and began food deliveries to Greater Hartford area homes in 2009.

(Photo by James Mosher/Crain's Connecticut)

May 10, 2017 - 10:48pm

Tech center aims to make social service workers more mobile, slice costs

Assisted Living Technologies Inc. President Ron D'Aquila, left, and Fred Gauthier of Patient Advocate for You examine a MedMinder, which monitors dosages of prescription drugs, at the Technology Center of Meriden. Besides being a showroom for equipment handled by Assisted Living Technologies, the center offers training for social service workers seeking accreditation. | Photo Courtesy of Alliances by Alisa Media Relations

April 14, 2017 - 11:11am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Following McMahon, Connecticut women continue SBA winning streak

Carla Bartolucci, founder and president of North Stonington-based Euro-USA Trading Co. and Jovial Foods Inc., has been honored by the U.S. Small Business Association as its 2017 Connecticut Small Business Person of the Year. She is also eligible for the national award that will be given out later this year by SBA Administrator and Greenwich resident Linda McMahon. | Photo courtesy of the U.S. Small Business Administration 

March 22, 2017 - 2:13pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Emily Culp

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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