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Physicians Find The Strengths in Numbers

For Many Doctors, the Demands and Duties Of Private Practice Drive Them to Group Practices

Concerned about the pressures associated with running a business of their own, many doctors in San Diego County and around the country are leaving independent practices to work for larger medical groups.

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CPUC Judge Rejects Utility Request to Build New Natural Gas Pipeline in S.D.

The proposal orders the companies to pursue options for supply that may be needed in smaller amounts and for shorter periods of time in the coming years.

Furniture Sector Finds Money in the Mattresses

RETAIL: Jerome’s Expands Standalone Dream Shop Footprint

Everyone needs a mattress — and a recent report, along with announced expansion plans for one local company, are helping to prove it.

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University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences Announces Change in Ownership

University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences to be acquired by Altas Partners.

Profits Are Not Enough; Business Is Now Society

Thomas Friedman recently wrote about Facebook quoting, Dov Seidman, CEO of LRN, which helps companies and leaders build ethical cultures, “the business of business is no longer just business. The business of business is now society.” He may be right.

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Frozen Dessert Co. Arctic Zero Makes International Debut

The company plans to start selling its low-calorie pints at stores in Canada this month.

JMI Equity Leads $55M Investment in Financial Services Platform for Students

Since its start in 1992, JMI has invested in more than 130 businesses.

Origin Code Academy Offers Beginners Free Online Training

The online learning program uses an interactive video format to teach programming concepts.

Bastyr University Names New President

Harlan Patterson appointed president.

SCST Inc., Southwest Geophysics Merge Businesses

Southwest Geophysics' services are intended to reduce explorative costs and assist in mitigating unexpected site conditions.

Skaggs School Launches Masters Degree for Drug Development, Management

UC San Diego’s Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has launched a master of science in drug development and product management, a first-of-its-kind offering.

COMMENTARY: Gender Equity Issues Go Beyond Pay Discrepancies

San Diego County could increase its GDP by $23 billion within 10 years by reducing gender inequities in the workplace, according to a McKinsey Global Institute report.

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COMMENTARY: Future Depends on Inclusionary Growth

San Diego is poised to become an unstoppable force in the global economy. The region is home to 34 percent more STEM workers than the national average, ranks third in the U.S. for patent intensity and has the sixth highest rate of income mobility.

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Ballast Point Teams with EDC to Benefit Local Businesses, Entrepreneurs

Ballast Point said April 19 it’s crafting a specially-brewed beer to mark its partnership with the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC).

Exec Director Helps Brewers Guild Draw Crowd

BREWING: She Increased Membership, Built Relations With Tourism Groups

When Paige McWey, 31, first started at the San Diego Brewers Guild as executive administrator, she was handed all of the nonprofit’s most important files in a single box and a flash drive.

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