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Regulators Reject Workers Compensation Rate Increase

The Massachusetts Division of Insurance has rejected a proposed 18.8 percent average rate increase sought by workers compensation…

Manufacturers Look to Bring Work Back to U.S.; Will Tax Policy Help?

Can manufacturing employment in Massachusetts, declining for decades, actually grow again?

AIM Publishes 2011-2012 Legislative Scorecard

Massachusetts lawmakers may have left most of their work for the last minute in 2012, but they posted…

Back-to-School Sales Lessons for a Tough Economy

Editor’s note ” One in an occasional series of articles on sales and sales management in a difficult…

Export-Import Bank Seeks to Finance Overseas Sales

Fred Hochberg, president of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, has a message for Massachusetts employers ”…

Small Manufacturers Need Reliable Quality System to Compete

Manufacturing often calls to mind global companies like Raytheon, General Electric and EMC.

State Education Commissioner Seeks Business Backing for Reform

“There is no more important time than now for the business community to keep the pressure on” for…

Congress, President Must Act to Avoid ‘Fiscal Cliff’

If you’re wondering what the looming “fiscal cliff” will mean to Massachusetts, think the ending of the 1991…

Governor Vetoes Improvements to Estimated Tax Payments

Governor Deval Patrick today vetoed a section of the jobs bill that would have eliminated the requirement that…