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The challenges of being a socially responsible investor (access required)

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“Socially responsible investing” has become a big business in the investment world. As it has grown in popularity with investors and become more available through an increasing number of funds, the terms we use to refer to this investment approach ...

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Get ready: Legalized adult-use marijuana in N.Y. isn’t far off (access required)

Brandon Coyle

The general consensus is that New York will legalize adult use of marijuana in 2021. Indeed, shortly after the new year, a marijuana legalization bill was introduced in both houses of the New York state Legislature, and a few weeks ...

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Tips for navigating a difficult request for a job reference (access required)

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“I received a call from someone looking for a reference for a recently departed employee. I’m ducking the caller because I don’t know what to do about this situation. The problem is that my former employee has seriously exaggerated his ...

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