Has Your Business Met its Legal Requirement Around Sexual Harassment Training?

Federal jurisprudence established clear guides indicating the need for employers to provide anti-harassment and discrimination training. Training has become one of the key ingredients to help employers avoid and defend accusations of sexual harassment and discrimination training in the United States. States are stepping up this requirement. Most recently, on April 11, 2018, New York View Article →

New Jersey Fashion Companies Capitalize on State Resources to Grow

The U.S. apparel market is the largest in the world, valued at over 360 billion dollars. However, the market has been disrupted by the rise of e-commerce, and is moving beyond established locations like NYC’s garment district. That said, like every industry, fashion businesses face hurdles while growing their businesses – including financing, hiring, scaling, View Article →

Eliminating Organizational Chaos: The First Step Is Admitting You Have a Problem

When you think about chaos, you typically think worst-case scenario—a company’s death spiral. But chaos is more common than you might realize. It’s what happens when a company—any company—operates in a way that’s siloed and disorganized. People, process, and technology are disconnected. Individuals “do their own thing. Chaos occurs when there is no time to View Article →

Great Potential for Growth in Top Export Markets

Exports have been a key driver in our economic comeback since the financial crisis took hold in 2009. In 2016 the value of U.S. goods and services exports reached $2.21 trillion. More specifically New Jersey exported 31.2 billion in merchandise exports in 2016. New Jersey’s top 5 export markets are Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom, China, View Article →

April’s Move More Month: How to Hit Your Stride

As winter gives way to spring, New Jersey residents may be emerging from a state of “seasonal sedentary syndrome.” With April’s Move More Month, it’s time to lace-up those sneakers and start finding your stride. Studies have shown walking more and sitting less may help people maintain a healthier weight, ward off depression and prevent View Article →