132 N.J. companies land on Inc. 5000 fastest-growing companies list

Inc.’s annual ranking of the top American companies is back, and 132 from New Jersey made it onto the list. The New York City-based business magazine released Wednesday the Inc. 5000, an annual ranking of...

Amazon adding nearly 7K new employees in N.J. as part of 100K North American...

Amazon announced Monday morning it is looking to hire nearly 7,000 new full- and part-time employees in New Jersey — a hiring spree that, when complete, will give the company more than 40,000 employees...

Investing in green stormwater infrastructure is good for business

With unemployment numbers soaring and businesses shutting down for good across the country, Congress and the White House are looking to stimulate the economy through an infrastructure investment bill this year. With the aim...

CarePlus, Inserra team up to provide stressed frontline workers with counseling — right in...

It may not feature the oversized couch or the bookshelf with Freud, but you can buy items that might help a grocery store's unused room pass for your typical therapist's office in the checkout...

Responsible business leaders support holding fossil fuel companies accountable

Climate change is the largest market failure ever. In New Jersey, it’s harming our lives, our communities and our businesses in ways that we can no longer ignore or tolerate. Floods and sea level rise...

Amazon earns praise from Baraka after opening delivery station (with 100+ jobs) in Newark

Amazon is opening yet another delivery station in New Jersey. This week, it’s in Newark, a 640,000-square-foot facility at 429 Delancy St. will create more than 100 full- and part-time associate jobs, all paying at...

Business organizations see N.J.’s small firms fighting tooth-and-nail to survive pandemic — and they’re...

In terms of situations you never pictured yourself in, hosting a Zoom call with 60 New Jersey beauty salon owners makes the list for Carlos Medina. Medina admits that, until this pandemic, he never realized...

For HR execs, pandemic has spelled change now — from layoffs to end of...

What does it take to keep employees happy during the pandemic? Like the effort to push back the virus that has disrupted everything else in the business world — it's a moving target. The careerlong mastery...

NJEDA, Rutgers to study disparity with goal of ensuring diversity, inclusion on contracts awarded...

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority announced on Tuesday it has partnered with Rutgers University to study disparities in historic contracting practices. The goal of the study is to determine whether such disparities exist, which...

N.J.’s WARN Act rules were set to become nation’s strongest … until COVID forced...

Like most, it seems like a lifetime ago to employment law attorney Kathleen Connelly. It was pre-pandemic January … that's when New Jersey's leaders chose to give more of a bite to the legal obligations...

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Ignite Venture Studio, a Princeton-based investment company focused on the digital health and beauty sectors, has hired a CEO for a new portfolio company...