Wells Fargo Survey: Business Owners Highlight Priority Issues for 2020 Campaign

//wellsfargoworks.com/insights/small-business-index Small business owners showed continued optimism for their businesses and the U.S. economy in the latest Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index. Respondents also signaled which issues are most important to them in next year’s elections. Conducted Sept. 30–Oct. 4, the survey showed a six-point increase in overall optimism. The majority of owners said their View Article →

New Jersey’s Economy in a Word – Dismal

BY: Regina Egea, President, Garden State Initiative I wanted to share with you an analysis conducted for GSI of the latest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data released today by the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis.   In the 2nd quarter of 2019, New Jersey's economy ranked 48th in the U.S. for growth and our neighbors grew View Article →

New Data Privacy Laws Demand More Proactive Board Oversight

By: George Gallinger, Principal, Governance, Risk & Compliance National Director, Leanne Agaman, Managing Director, Governance, Shahryar Shaghaghi, Principal, Cybersecurity & Privacy Practice Leader, Judy Selby, Managing Director, Privacy Advisory, Co-Lead, CohnReznick, LLP Today’s executives have plenty of reasons to worry about business risks. Chief among them is compliance with sweeping new privacy regulations that apply View Article →