February 18, 2019

On the cover

The Boardroom Gap: Central Mass. businesses slightly improve inclusion of women in leadership

Women continue to be vastly outnumbered by men at Central Mass. public companies, though improvement has been found in some areas.


Mass. transportation faces $8.4B budget shortfall

Massachusetts faces an $8.4 billion shortfall in revenue for roads, bridges and the MBTA over the next ten years, according to a...

This edition's focus

$416K vs. $220K: The Central Mass. executive gender pay gap grew in 2018

The gap of pay between Central Mass. male and female executives increased in the last year, as men continue to hold higher-paying...

Through a group text spanning six years, five entrepreneurs have created their own support network

Five Worcester entrepreneurs who loosely knew of each other began to coalesce in 2013 thanks to a group text.

Pink boots: Mass. brewing industry is a national leader in woman participation

Worcester Business Journal surveyed 20 Central Massachusetts breweries on the gender breakdown of their employees, and – of...