New numbers for the average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage will be released Thursday. Last week, Freddie Mac reported the average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3.9 percent from 3.92 percent the week before.
Aetna, a health care insurance company, is bringing a free business model workshop to you. Attendees will be connected with marketing, digital marketing, and data analytics opportunities. 5:30 to 9 p.m., Aetna, 93 Worcester St., Wellesley. Free.
Attend a talk on creating a work culture that is diverse, inclusive, and safe, featuring Katie Kelly, head of corporate sales at Hubspot, and Vinayak Ranade, chief executive of Drafted. 6 to 8 p.m., WeWork, 625 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. $15.
Network with Boston’s data science leaders. Hear stories about their most recent work and get tips on how to break into the industry. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., General Assembly, 125 Summer St., Boston. Free.
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For two months, lawmakers and Governor Baker have been in a standoff over legislation — passed in the waning hours of the 2018 session — to tax and regulate short-term rentals.Continue reading »
Under Grossman’s watch, the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City has broadened its scope, from three cities to 11, with four more planned in 2019.Continue reading »
The Massachusetts biotechnology sector is growing so fast that employers are offering increasingly generous — and almost unheard of — benefits to attract and keep workers.Continue reading »
Researchers are using AI techniques similar to spam filters to weed out fake news.Continue reading »
Many nurses, including some in the union, worry about loss of flexibility on the job if a ballot measure passes Nov. 6.Continue reading »