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Thursday, November 14th, 2019

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Blanchard's Coffee Roasting Co. opens Broad Street location - first of two planned Richmond coffee shops

Blanchard’s Coffee Roasting Co. has opened the first of two coffee shops it has in the works for Richmond. The location at 3121 W. Broad St…


Fed’s Powell sees steady growth, signals pause in rate cuts

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Wednesday that the Fed is likely to keep its benchmark short-term interest rate unchanged in th…


Google plans to offer checking accounts

Google plans to add checking accounts from Citigroup and a credit union to its Google Pay digital wallet in 2020, the tech company said Wed…


Flying this Thanksgiving? Expect record crowds at airports

Record throngs of travelers are expected at airports over the Thanksgiving break and airlines are adding hundreds of flights a day in respo…

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Getting to know: Shelby Howick with Common House

Title: director of events at Common House, a social club with a location in Charlottesville that is building a new location in downtown Ric…

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Ask Doug & Polly: How to transition employees into becoming effective managers

QUESTION: I have an employee who has been with me since the start. He has always reported to me. While he is a good salesman, he’s not a sales manager. I know that the time will come when I need to bring in a sales manager over him, but I’m worried about that transition. How can I do this smoothly?

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Payne to lead Audience Development team at The Times-Dispatch

Scott Payne has been promoted to audience development director at the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Payne is a 39-year employee of the RTD and has held numerous roles within the RTD Circulation department, including his most recent role as metro home delivery manager.

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