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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The health systems said they have signed a “definitive agreement” for Partners to acquire Care New England.Continue reading »
Alan Kaufman says the ABC show fabricated a “deal” between his company and the struggling Sharper Image chain, tarnishing his brand.Continue reading »
A collection of 19 companies, including Bank of America, teamed up on a website and app that will let users send and request money.Continue reading »
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