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Tax Reform to Reduce Electric Rates

Federal tax reform may soon generate a $56 million windfall for Eversource electric ratepayers in Massachusetts.

Summing Up, Looking Ahead: Challenges Await Employers

The first half of the 2017-2018 legislative session in Massachusetts was dominated by the issue of health-care costs…

The Top 10 Massachusetts Business Stories of 2017

A generational reset of the nation’s tax code, a controversial employer assessment to fund health insurance for poor…

A Positive First Step for Manufacturing Education

The Baker Administration last week took a first step toward addressing the shortage of skilled workers in Massachusetts…

Employer Confidence Flat; Labor Shortage Remains a Concern

Employer confidence in Massachusetts remained essentially unchanged during November as companies apparently began to bump up against a…

Survey Shows Wage Growth Slowing in 2018

It seems that Massachusetts employers embody all the ambivalence and contradictions that have marked the longest economic recovery…

Would You Buy Your Own Business?

Editor’s Note ” The following article was written by Rudi Scheiber-Kurtz, CEO of Next Stage Solutions in Burlington,…

DraftKings CEO Sees Bright Future

The worlds of sports, media and gaming are likely to coalesce during the next several years and the…

Reduced Employer Access to Criminal Records Harms Ex-Offenders

Update: The Massachusetts House of Representatives passed a comprehensive criminal justice reform bill last week that will narrow employer…