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Starting a business in Worcester right out of school

Assumption College Undergraduate

For many ambitious business students, the idea of starting a business right after graduation is very appealing. Perks such as flexible hours, the opportunity to pursue a passion, and of course, the ultimate reward of becoming your own boss, all sound great — maybe too great. Fortune Magazine columnist, Anne Fisher, has talked to a […]

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October 20th, 2015

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Worcester Regional Research Bureau brief cites Assumption professor

Assumption College Undergraduate

Professor or Dr. Thomas White, Chair of the Economics and Global Studies Department at Assumption College, was mentioned in last month’s Worcester Regional Research Bureau brief. The document, titled, “Community Dialogues on Race—Economic Development,” offers Worcester-specific data on the city’s population, household income and housing. The brief cites Professor White’s Worcester Economic Indicators Report, showing […]

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October 1st, 2015

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Accounting Industry Predictions

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A recent Forbes article, “The Future Of The Accounting Industry In 2015” discusses predictions on how the accounting industry will evolve. Joseph Tarasco, president of Accountants Advisory Group, shares a number of insights, a few of which foresee a trend of mergers and acquisitions. Tarasco predicts: Accounting firms will continue to acquire consulting companies that […]

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June 9th, 2015

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