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What's New In Albany

Find Out What's Happening Locally, In The News & Beyond

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Albany Is Serving Up Chili, Chowder & Plenty of Holiday Fun This Weekend

Although the holiday season can be busy and stressful, it’s important to take time to relax and experience some of the local festivities. This weekend in the Albany area, you can enjoy A Taste of Lark, the annual Santa Speedo Sprint, gift shopping, and much more! Celebrate the Holidays on Lark Street The 13th Annual […]

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The View From The Middle

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Regarding Traffic Jams and an Early Winter

The weather outside is frightful, and the traffic backups it causes are anything but delightful.  So you know what I say.  “Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow!” (Provided of course I’m in the comfort of my home with no particular place to go, because otherwise, the weather makes driving around here an […]

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Around the Albany Region

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Road Closures & Parking Restrictions for Sunday, Oct 21st

This Sunday is the annual Making Strides event in Washington Park. As usual, some road closures and parking restrictions will be in effect, so read up on what you need to know so you can avoid getting towed. Road Closures From 12:01am to 4pm on Sunday, October 21 all roadways inside Washington Park, including Henry […]

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Robert Braathe's HR & Albany Jobs Blog

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How to Hold on to Talent in a Start-Up – Saige Cestone

When you decide to venture out of the box and start a business, whether it be a new innovation or a long dream of owning a bakery, there’s a lot of important considerations to make about what goes into making your business be a success. Of course on that list of considerations is employees, but […]

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The Daily Take By Jonathan

Albany News & Politics

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BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER

 Fiirst I would like to welcome all of our out of town visitors to our fair city. There are a lot of things to do here, especially if you have never been to Albany. Grab a bike, take a tour. Mazur took a little sabbatical from writing this blog, but is back, and better than ever. […]

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Take This JOB and LOVE It!

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The Top 4 Sites for Your Job Search

In recent years, the way people search for jobs has changed. With the use of technology and mobile devices on the rise, your job search can be taken with you, anywhere and anytime. It is important, then, to find the right websites that match what you as a candidate are looking for in a position, […]

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Albany On The Spectrum

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Grief and Orgasms

Have you ever grieved? I once heard someone talking about orgasms – yup I’m going there for just a second – one person asked, “Have you ever had an orgasm?” the other answered, “I think so”. The response was, “If you’re not sure, then you haven’t.” And so it is with grief. Oh, you know […]

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Business Succession

An Albany Business Succession Blog

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Gifting Your Business

In past articles we covered investments to have your business pass to second, third and possibly even fourth generations. As you may recall, very few businesses are able to arrange such successions. One alternative might be to gift your business…

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