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Connecticut Technology Council spotlights cyber threats, insurance

"Cyber Liability & Cyber Insurance” will be the subject of the Connecticut Technology Council’s sixth cybersecurity seminar, to be held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Sept. 14 at The Hartford Club, 46 Prospect St. | Photo by Walter Williams/Crain's Connecticut
August 29, 2016 - 12:33pm

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

Wayne Waaramaa

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Millennials pull Danbury, Waterbury closer to New York

Improvements to the Metro-North Railroad between Connecticut and New York are part of the Nutmeg State's strategy to keep millennials in Connecticut, by satisfying their desire for a connection to the Big Apple. | Photo courtesy of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority of the State of New York via Flickr

August 25, 2016 - 4:44pm

Love, enthusiasm drive some young professionals to stand by Conn.

Matthew Carbray, right, photographed on the set of "Face the State," founded Avon-based Ridgeline Financial Partners 10 years ago as a 25 year old. | Photo courtesy of Matthew Carbray

August 16, 2016 - 3:42pm

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

Nate Quigley

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Wilton woman among pioneer class as ServiceCorps looks to grow in CT

July 28, 2016 - 4:24pm

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

Emmitt Smith

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Conn.-made cosmetics cash in on Kardashian connection

Brenda Mierzejewski's Mizzi Cosmetics business took off after a member of the celebrity Kardashian family endorsed the Portland, Conn.-made products in a People magazine interview and YouTube video. | Photo courtesy of via MPHStudios/Melissa Hanson

July 20, 2016 - 4:48pm

My Mentor: 18-year-old businesswoman builds off mom’s inspiration

Fairfield, Conn. 18-year-old Annie Blumenfeld, left, is headed to Cornell University in the fall with a great deal of business experience gleaned through her mother, Lisa, right. | Photo courtesy of the Blumenfelds

July 11, 2016 - 5:23pm

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