SMALL BUSINESS
NJBIZ BEST PLACES TO WORK IN NJ 2018: SMALL COMPANIES:
A range of positives including employee benefits, work-life balance, salary and culture are just a few ways 2018’s Best Places to Work in New Jersey honorees have set themselves apart. READ MORE AT NJBIZ

WORKPLACE
WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT IS NEEDED IN NEW JERSEY: Bridging the gap between the skills workers have and the skills businesses need is a space New Jersey is taking a look at. READ MORE AT NJB MAGAZINE

HOUSING
RULING REACHED ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING:
A Superior Court judge’s ruling on two Mercer County communities’ affordable-housing obligations has finally answered the question of how many homes for low- and moderate-income residents New Jersey towns should provide for by 2025. READ MORE AT NJ SPOTLIGHT

FOOD & BEVERAGE
INNOVATION ABOUNDS IN RETAIL FOOD DELIVERY SERVICES: Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods prods the food industry in a new direction, with new opportunities. READ MORE AT NJB MAGAZINE

UPCOMING EVENTS
MARCH 13, 2018
GETTING STARTED WITH GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING
MARCH 22, 2018
WOMEN ENTREPRENEUR NETWORK BUSINESS BREAKFAST
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HEALTHCARE
HACKENSACK MERIDIAN, SLOAN KETTERING TO CREATE NEW CANCER CENTER: A new a joint venture will set up and operate cancer care centers throughout New Jersey. The move could prove a game-changer in the quest to provide comprehensive cancer treatment. READ MORE AT NJBIZ

FOOD & BEVERAGE
PILOTWORKS OFFERS A RARE COMMODITY – STORAGE: Cottage-industry laws in New Jersey prohibit people from running a food business out of an individual’s house, even if it’s just using your freezer as storage. Now, Pilotworks, a commercial kitchen and culinary incubator that opened in Newark on Thursday, offers foodie entrepreneurs plenty of storage space. READ MORE AT NJBIZ

WORKPLACE
EMPLOYEE TRAINING THAT DOESN’T SUCK: Sam Caucci, founder of the company 1HUDDLE believes that quality workforce training should be a game. And he is making it that way, creating apps for companies that are tailored to their specific needs. READ MORE AT NJBIA