Governor Lamont Announces New $150 Million Loan Program for Connecticut Small Businesses and Nonprofits

Angelena Iglesia

Press Releases 07/25/2022 Governor Lamont Announces New $150 Million Loan Program for Connecticut Small Businesses and Nonprofits Public-Private Partnership Will Support Organizations in Historically Underserved Communities (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced the launch of the Connecticut Small Business Boost Fund, a public-private partnership that provides low-interest […]

Columbia Business School and Columbia Engineering to Offer New “Dual MBA/Executive MS in Engineering and Applied Science” Program

Angelena Iglesia

20-month program to provide students with critical skill set to meet evolving business demands NEW YORK, July 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — As part of a commitment to prepare the business leaders of tomorrow, Columbia Business School and Columbia University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science will offer a new dual-degree […]

Big tech hits the pause button on hiring

Angelena Iglesia

After a period of breakneck expansion, Big Tech is hitting the pause button. A round of internal announcements in recent days has revealed the sudden wave of caution sweeping through the tech companies’ top ranks. Last year, as Big Tech accelerated out of the pandemic, the brakes came off on […]

American Express CEO doubts recession fears

Angelena Iglesia

A big quarter for American Express (AXP) has CEO Stephen Squeri staying optimistic into the back half of the year. “We’re acquiring spending and we see future travel bookings [strong] so I don’t see it [a recession] in my numbers at all,” Squeri told Yahoo Finance. “It’s really hard for […]