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6.22.21 Webinar Growing a Cannabis Economy: Lessons from Hamilton, ON

What does New York’s recent legalization of cannabis mean for workplaces, the state’s regulatory framework and the Buffalo Niagara economy? Join BNP in a conversation with our friends in Canada for lessons learned during their pre- and post-legalization periods. You’ll hear about the experiences of cannabis production and retail taking

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6.15.21 COVID-19 Bulletin: NYS Lifts COVID-19 Restrictions

NYS Governor Andrew Cuomo announced today the immediate lifting of COVID-19 related restrictions as 70% of the state’s adult population has been vaccinated (receiving at least one dose of vaccine).  The 70 percent threshold in a national standard.  Effective immediately, state mandated COVID-19 restrictions are lifted in both commercial and social settings including the following industries/businesses:  Agriculture  Amusement &

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Felicia Beard

2021 D&I Symposium: Meet Felicia Beard, Featured Presenter

The BNP is pleased to welcome Felicia Beard, Senior Director of Racial Equity Initiatives at the Community Foundation as a featured presenter at our 2021 D&I Symposium: DEI at Work. We will be helping you get to know each presenter, panelist, and moderator in the weeks ahead, leading up to the 4th

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2021 D&I Symposium: Meet Collin Gehl, Featured Panelist

The BNP is pleased to welcome Collin Gehl, Talent Acquisition & Development Manager, Child & Family Services, and Say Yes Buffalo as a featured panelist at our 2021 D&I Symposium: DEI at Work. We will be helping you get to know each presenter, panelist, and moderator in the weeks ahead, leading

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How to Foster a Growth Mindset

How to Foster a Growth Mindset

By Lindsey Zajac  |  Ahern, Murphy & Associates, Leader Exchange Facilitator WHY YOUR MINDSET MATTERS  While the term mindset may seem like an overused buzzword lately, the term has been studied and written about for many years. Dr. William James, the Father of American Psychology said, “The greatest discovery of

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2021 D&I Symposium: Meet Cicely Strickland-Ruiz, Featured Speaker

The BNP is pleased to welcome Cicely Strickland-Ruiz, Chief Operating Officer, United Way of Greater Rochester as a featured speaker at our 2021 D&I Symposium: DEI at Work. We will be helping you get to know each presenter, panelist, and moderator in the weeks ahead, leading up to the 4th Annual D&I

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Shantina Addison, 2021 BN360 Spotlight Professional

The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is pleased to present the 2021 BN360 Spotlight Professionals. Each year, BN360 highlights up-and-coming young professionals who strive for professional growth and development, care for their community, and are passionate about the future of the Buffalo Niagara region. Shantina Addison Assistant Director of Graduate & Special

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Katherine Wood, 2021 BN360 Spotlight Professional

The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is pleased to present the 2021 BN360 Spotlight Professionals. Each year, BN360 highlights up-and-coming young professionals who strive for professional growth and development, care for their community, and are passionate about the future of the Buffalo Niagara region. Katherine Wood Associate Attorney | Hurwitz & Fine,

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