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OPINION: Wrong course

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For most of us, if we have a leaky roof or something in our home that needs repair, we save up so that we can fix it. It would be nice if our gas or electric provider would just hand us money for repairs, but that’s just not reality. In a lawsuit over climate change, the city of Hoboken is trying this trick to get money for its own infrastructure projects. By, Michael Thulen Jr. , former president of the Point Pleasant Borough Council.

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40 Under 40 2021

NJBIZ 40 Under 40, 2021

NJBIZ's annual awards program, recognizing individuals under the age of 40 for their notable successes and demonstrations of strong leadership in the state.

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Better business

For a long time, large publicly held companies were the only businesses that had to be concerned with potentially costly ESG reporting. But now, it looks like privately held enterprises are increasingly being held to similar standards, often without regulatory mandates.

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Anyone there?

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In 2018, the number of candidates for the CPA exam dipped to its lowest level in 10 years, according to the latest AICPA Trends Report. At the same time, the organization estimated that, as of 2020, 75% of its members were eligible to retire. Does this mean a CPA drought is ahead? Actually, according to some experts, it’s already here.

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Reduced exposure

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AmTrust EXEC, an insurance carrier that offers a variety of management liability products, EPL Project Manager Jason Binette on what employers need to know about COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

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Oct. 4, 2021 Edition of NJBIZ

Oct. 4, 2021 Edition of NJBIZ

This week’s digital issue of NJBIZ – featuring how two women are helping bring the work of global artists to U.S. consumers, the skepticism among some business owners around the state's new program to get people back to work, we shine our spotlight on Business Services, and more!

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Ordering in

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Our workplaces are quickly changing with the times and beginning to reflect the latest thinking about workspace design, corporate culture and employee interaction. However, many landlords and employers are overlooking a critical component of the workplace experience that plays a crucial role in all of the above: corporate dining services.

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Reflections: What Made in New Jersey means to me

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Amid COVID-19's onset "[t]here were no yard banners or commercials or celebrity tweets citing the role of manufacturing during this unprecedented time in our lives. The only mentions came when there were brief shortages of select products – namely toilet paper. Otherwise, we generally had more than enough to feed us, to medicate us, to protect us and sustain us. For the most part these were not items shipped from overseas, but in many cases, from right down the street. That’s Made in New Jersey to me," writes NJMEP President and CEO John Kennedy.

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Sept. 27, 2021 Edition of NJBIZ

Sept. 27, 2021 Edition of NJBIZ

This week’s digital issue of NJBIZ – featuring industrial developers look for land as work to improve supply chains ramps up, how's hiring in September?, a car designed specifically for liquor store shopping we shine our spotlight on Manufacturing, and more!

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