Does a cat really have nine lives? It seems plausible. After all, they often get themselves into the most death defying situations but somehow manage Houdini-like escapes to live another day. Businesses certainly don’t have nine lives, sometimes not even one, as your reputation depends on delivering on what you promise each and every time. […]
NJBIA President and CEO Michele Siekerka is one of the 100 people Insider NJ thinks will come up with the ideas to address New Jersey’s biggest problems. The political news site’s list of the most talented policymakers ranked Siekerka 30th, calling her “the state’s leading expert on how government policy decisions impact the state’s business […]
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 […]
We all know that shoveling out after the recent winter storm was particularly tough because for all practical purposes the opponent was ice, not snow. My sore arms and back can attest to that. I’m sure some of us even uttered a few invectives during the seemingly never ending “dig and toss” movements. For long-time […]
From NJ Spotlight on Jan. 17, 2017: “… Also supporting the spending was the New Jersey Business & Industry Association, a business lobbying group that has raised concerns in recent years about the state losing too many of its college students to other states. A NJBIA study of outmigration trends that was released last year showed a net loss of 57,566 New Jersey residents between the ages of 18 and 34 in the 2007 to 2014 period. The study also revealed millennials were leaving New Jersey at higher rates than any other age group.