Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is expected to release an earnings report today for the fiscal quarter that ended in December.
The Boston Globe and Workbar present a worshop on improving Boston for entrepreneurs and citizens, led in part by columnist Scott Kirsner. Topics include: affordability, transportation, diversity and opportunity, health and fitness, strong communities and neighborhoods, safety, public art and entertainment districts, energy, and sustainability. Thursday, 5:45 to 8:15 p.m., Workbar Back Bay, 399 Boylston St., 6th floor. Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Bring your startup idea to the MassChallenge 2018 application launch and meet Boston entrepreneurs and corporate leaders and learn about startup resources. Participants will get a head start on the March 28 application deadline. Thursday, 6 to 8 p.m., Hatch Fenway at Landmark Center, 401 Park Drive, 8th floor, Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Companies with a female entrepreneur in a senior management position are invited to attend “office hours” held by investment firm Golden Seeds. Private investors will give advice and feedback on business ventures and answer questions about the angel investment process. Thirty-minute time slots will be assigned upon arrival. Thursday, 9 a.m., CARE.com office, 77 4th Ave., Lower Level, Waltham. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
Entrepreneurial moms are invited to attend a coffee chat hosted by Pepperlane, where a community of local mothers discuss strategies for running their online businesses. Friday, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Explorateur Cafe, 186 Tremont St., Boston. Free. Register online or go to the business agenda at bostonglobe.com.
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Consumer advocate Marcus Stanley thinks that Wall Street still has far too much ability to delay, dilute, or prevent reform.Continue reading »
The story provides a fly-on-the-wall view of events that Boston readers could never have expected when General Electric moved to Fort Point Channel in the summer of 2016.Continue reading »
Chesapeake Energy Corp. will name an independent chairman to replace Aubrey McClendon and halt an incentive program that allowed the chief executive to amass stakes in thousands of company-operated wells.Continue reading »
New England’s largest utility is doubling down on wind and solar power.Continue reading »
Uber chief Travis Kalanick’s videotaped debate with a driver undercuts the company’s goal to better communicate with drivers.Continue reading »