Spotlight on the Issues

Jun 19, 2023

Unlocking the potential of ESG in real estate

Although it might seem like now is an inopportune time to prioritize the concept of environmental, social and governance, it is important for real estate companies to reassess this mindset to enhance profitability in the longer term and mitigate risk.

Jun 12, 2023

How an inclusive approach can boost profits

According to a recent Harvard Business Review report, investing in Diversity, Inclusion and Equity efforts can be good for a company’s fiscal health. If that’s the case, then New Jersey-based companies are leaders of the pack. “Advancing diversity and inclusion is not only the right thing to do, but also benefits an organization,” noted Montvale-based […]

Jun 12, 2023

Professional organizations around NJ help promote DEI

The state of New Jersey has demonstrated its commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, but so have a spectrum of associations.

Jun 12, 2023

New Jersey colleges embrace diversity efforts

Although the overall share of young adults with a bachelor’s degree or higher doubled over the past 50 years, some minorities are not getting a similar seat at the table. Some New Jersey educational institutions are trying to change that.

June 5 2023 pic page feature
Jun 5, 2023

Pic Page: Senior Resource Expo

The Cherry Hill Mall, an affiliate of PREIT, hosted the event to educate the community and professionals about available resources.

Senior care
Jun 5, 2023

Report: In terms of senior health, NJ residents bring up the middle

The health of Garden State residents who are 65 and older falls slightly short of the nation’s better half, according to the United Health Foundation's 11th America’s Health Rankings Senior Report.

Senior care
Jun 5, 2023

FellowshipLife CEO describes new approach to senior living (updated)

Much has changed for older residents who no longer work. And expectations about what retirement can and should be like have shifted as well.

A patient receives physical therapy treatment at the new Saint Peter's Health and Wellness Center in Somerset. - SAINT PETER'S HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
May 15, 2023

Saint Peter’s expands to improve accessibility, allow for growth (slideshow)

The health care system celebrated the opening of its new Health and Wellness Center in Somerset at the beginning of May.

Hackensack University Medical Center
May 15, 2023

Hackensack Meridian Health earns top ranking for DEI efforts

“What [the DiversityInc recognition] represents to me is that our mission, which is to transform health care, is really being carried out because it cannot be carried out unless you really have diversity, equity and inclusion not only embedded in your culture but also as you reach out to the community,” said CEO Robert Garrett in an interview.

Medical staff
May 15, 2023

See how NJ hospitals fared on Leapfrog Group report card

The Garden State landed at No. 1 nationally in the recently released assessment.

May 8, 2023

Alternative employment models offer labor-shortage solutions (updated)

In the wake of the post-pandemic “great resignation,” with unemployment stubbornly clinging to record-low numbers, stretched-out companies are increasingly turning to PEOs and other outsourced labor providers.

May 8, 2023

NJ’s research organizations boost pharmaceutical discoveries (updated)

“The combination of the large presence of industry and a dense and diverse patient population make New Jersey an ideal place for [contract research organizations] to do business,” said Debbie Hart, president and CEO at BioNJ.