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Congress Must Act to Ensure Future of U.S. Manufacturing

Tomorrow is the first national Manufacturing Day, reminding us that the United States still leads the world in…

Pay and Payback | Navigating Wage and Hour Compliance

Companies navigating federal and state wage-and-hour laws often find themselves on the wrong side of right.

Economy Whipsaws Employer Confidence in Massachusetts

A changeable economy continues to whipsaw the confidence of Massachusetts employers.

Consumers Drive Revolution in Health-Care Costs, Results

Can consumers really change a health-care market that threatens the economic well-being of the country?

Time for the Next Step in Measuring Education Reform

“MCAS scores for 10th-graders reach record high,” headlines the Boston Globe. What’s behind the headline?

Unlikely Voters Hold Key to Presidential Election, Pollster Says

The presidential election may be determined as much by people who do not vote as those who do,…

Study Says Manufacturing has Healthy Future in Massachusetts

“Manufacturing is alive and well in Massachusetts, and has a healthy future,” Professor Barry Bluestone of Northeastern University…

Employer Confidence Rises; Reflects Uncertain Recovery

Confidence among Massachusetts employers continues to lurch back and forth in a pattern that reflects the uncertain global economic…

Lack of Supplier Sustainability Can Harm Your Company

Editor’s Note – Dr. Robert Pojasek is the leader of sustainability at Shaw Environmental & Infrastructure in Stoughton…