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Author Archives: Jessica Perry

OPINION: Making it work

Young people with face masks back at work in office after coronavirus quarantine and lockdown, talking.

Companies are dealing with the new normal of the on-site workplace while having to balance a hybrid off-site workforce, and maintaining company culture and connection. Corporate Essentials CEO Judson Kleinman offers insight for what employers can do to support their teams as the economy, and their offices, reopen.

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Changing goals

Red Bull Arena of New York Red Bulls during an MLS regular season game against the San Jose Earthquakes at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, NJ on March 16, 2019.

“When we first started, we established that we would look at four priorities, first one being communication, second being engagement, third one being preparation – how do we [prepare for when the players] return to play – and the fourth being relationship. How does that relationship change during this time when there’s so many questions, so many things up in the air,” Red Bulls Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer Joe Stetson said.

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OPINION: Historic precedent

Businessman salvation, surviving the storm buiness concept as a scared man hanging on a chain above the ocean water, trying to climb up. Risk symbol, metaphor for conquering adversity and overcoming challenges.

Business insurance has been at the backbone of businesses large and small for centuries. In fact, it was available at the end of the 17th century, when London’s growing importance as a center for trade was increasing demand for marine insurance. And, enterprises learned, even then, that if they were forced to close following a disaster, they ran the risk of never opening their doors again.

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Tips for the perplexed

Insurance protection concept with a black umbrella covering and protecting from a dark dangerous thunder rain storm with lightning and under is a peaceful safe summer landscape with green grass and a blue sky.

Purchasing commercial property & casualty insurance is like going to the dentist: It may not be pleasant, but you’re in big trouble if you put it off. Some common-sense steps could make it less painful and, potentially, less expensive.

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Cure needed

Businessman Touching a Graph Indicating Growth

Worldwide, commercial insurance pricing increased for the 11th consecutive quarter in Q2 of 2020, according to the most recent Global Insurance Market Index released by Marsh LLC, a global insurance broking and risk management company.

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Time to think small

Panelists Dale Caldwell, executive director of the FDU Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Andrew Frazier, founder of SmallBusinessLikeAPro.com; Jill Johnson, chief executive officer of the Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership; and Wendy Oliveras, founder of Shess Global Alliance LLC take part in the NJBIZ Conversations: Startups And Early Stage Investing virtual discussion on Sept. 14, 2020.

NJBIZ Panelists Dale Caldwell, executive director of the FDU Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Andrew Frazier, founder of SmallBusinessLikeAPro.com; Jill Johnson, chief executive officer of the Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership; and Wendy Oliveras, founder of Shess Global Alliance LLC offer advice to startups on coping with the pandemic.

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Pic Page: Sept. 14, 2020

Pic Page: Sept. 14, 2020

Photos featuring back-to-school donations, New Jersey's First Lady lending a hand at Project Self-Sufficiency, ShopRite's COVID contribution toward our four-legged friends and the opening of Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind’s Educational and Community Outreach Center from this week's issue of NJBIZ.

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Devices in demand

Panelists from Consensus Health, Grassi Healthcare Advisors, NJII and RWJBarnabas Health describe how technology helps health care providers meet the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic in a discussion convened by NJBIZ and moderated by Health Care Institute of New Jersey CEO Dean Paranicas.

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