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Health Premiums Surge for Small Companies

Health insurance premium increases appear to be accelerating for small employers in Massachusetts after several years of relative…

NLRB Ruling Alters Workplace Landscape

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has fundamentally altered the workplace landscape for companies that hire contractors to…

New England’s $5.4 Billion Energy ‘Tax’

How serious is the energy cost crisis in New England?

The Business Case for Managing Water

Editor’s Note ” Matthew Gardner, Ph.D., is Managing Partner of Sustainserv.

Companies with 51-100 Employees Get Transition Period for Health Insurance Changes

Massachusetts employers received good news on health insurance costs this afternoon as the Baker administration announced a 10-month…

Employers Face Flood of Ballot Questions

Massachusetts employers face a potential flood of statewide ballot initiatives in the next several years that could fundamentally…

AIM Honors Six with Next Century Awards

The world’s foremost oceanographic research institution, a Worcester business owner who left behind a unique educational legacy and…

Business Confidence Rebounds in July

The Associated Industries of Massachusetts Business Confidence Index added 2.9 points in July to 59.2, ending a string…

Senate Solar Subsidy Could Add $600 Million to Electric Bills

The state Senate last week passed on a voice vote with little debate a solar-energy subsidy that could…