On Tuesday, March 28, at 2 p.m. a news conference will be held at Zodiac Aero Evacuation Systems, the manufacturer of inflatable evacuation slides and life rafts used by commercial airliners, to mark the 10th anniversary of the successful NJBIA Basic Skills Workforce Training Program. This grant-funded program is the most widely used employee-training program […]
NJBIA News & Opinion
We live in a unique era: Life expectancy and societal change have produced five generations of adults living and working together in America—each with its own characteristics, its own values, and its own way of looking at the world. This presents unique challenges to business as the youngest generation, the millennials, establishes their careers and […]
Legislation that would name the building that houses the NJ Economic Development Authority (EDA) as the “Caren Franzini Memorial Building” would be a fitting tribute to the authority’s longtime leader, The New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) said today. The bill, A-4713 (Burzichelli, D-3; Prieto, D-32), was approved by the Assembly today. “Caren Franzini’s leadership […]
The U.S. Senate Wednesday voted to repeal regulations that penalized employers for not maintaining a log of workplace injuries and illnesses for five years, sending the measure to President Donald Trump, who is expected to sign it. According to the bill’s supporters, the Occupational Safety and Health Act requires employers to maintain such a log […]
Andrew Musick, the New Jersey Business & Industry Association’s Vice President, Taxation and Economic Development, gave this testimony today to the Assembly Budget Committee during its hearing on the Governor’s proposed FY 2018 budget. The hearing was held at Rowan University in Glassboro.