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Get recognized! Healthy Workplace Employer Recognition Program

Get recognized! Healthy Workplace Employer Recognition Program

Get recognized! The Healthy Workplace Employer Recognition Program has become the premiere award in Connecticut, recognizing the outstanding achievements of businesses and organizations in implementing employee health and wellness programs. Now in its tenth year, the program will highlight employers
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High-speed rail presents great opportunity but involves community decision

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy and The Business Council recently hosted a forum on the Federal Rail Administration’s (FRA) plan to improve intercity service within the Northeast Corridor by offering high-speed rail and more service. While the economic potential high-speed rail presents is a great o
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Innovate Stamford

The City of Stamford, led by Innovate Stamford, has been designated an Innovation Place, as announced by the CTNext Board of Directors. Innovate Stamford will receive up to $2 million in Implementation Grant funds in fiscal year 2018 to apply towards establishing Stamford as a hub for innovation, en
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Forbes Media CEO on digital transformations and the next century

The Business Council of Fairfield County’s Annual Luncheon last week was of significance, as it marks the beginning of its second century.  As The Business Council charts its course for the next century, we couldn’t have found a more fitting keynote speaker to launch the voyage than Forbes Media CEO
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Life and Living in Fairfield County

June 2, 2017; Our Young Professionals Network has updated the latest on life and living in Fairfield County.  From competitive to recreational sports, to street-side and sea-side doings, your day can be as active, or inactive, as you want. Download guide or scroll through online
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2017 Connecticut Legislative Leadership Breakfast

Missed our 2017 Connecticut Legislative Leadership Breakfast? View the video from CT-N.  
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Best Place to Live-Work-Play Car-Free

Best Place to Live-Work-Play Car-Free

Companies honored for creating Live-Work-Play | Car-Free places On May 16, we recognized employers, commercial building owners and innovators for implementing unique programs to promote car-free living.  The Best Place to Live-Work-Play | Car-Free is an initiative of The Business Council of Fairfiel
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Innovations and Achievements in Workplace Wellness Programs

The Healthy Workplace Employer Recognition Program has become the premiere award in Connecticut recognizing the outstanding achievements of businesses and organizations in implementing employee health promotion and wellness programs. This year, 47 companies are being recognized for offering the m
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2017 National Economic Outlook and Regional Forecast

2017 National Economic Outlook and Regional Forecast

The 2017 National Economic Outlook and Regional Forecast presented by Joseph Tracy, Executive Vice President and Senior Advisor to the President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, began with his assessment of the regional and national economies by focusing on The Federal Reserve’s ability to meet it
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