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Health-Insurance Costs Remain Concern for Employers

Massachusetts employers have apparently decided that increasing deductibles and co-pays is a better way to control health-insurance costs…

Survey: Employers Oppose Marijuana Legalization

Massachusetts employers oppose by a wide margin a pending ballot question that would legalize the recreational use of…

Transportation Chief Emphasizes Reliability

  The first-ever comprehensive capital spending plan developed by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation prioritizes repair and upgrade…

Employer Confidence Weakens in February

Confidence among Massachusetts employers weakened for the fifth time in seven months during February, but businesses remain optimistic…

Verizon Executive Heads New Workforce Board

A Verizon executive who last year co-chaired the Associated Industries of Massachusetts centennial will lead a new state…

Strategies to Reduce Your Energy Costs

Massachusetts suffers from some of the highest electricity prices in the country ” nearly double those of competitor states…

Employers Give Mixed Grades to Community Colleges

Massachusetts employers give a mixed report card to the commonwealth’s community colleges, though more than a quarter of…

Cuba, Iran, Russia Pose Trade Challenges

Yesterday’s historic announcement that President Obama will visit Cuba signals U.S. intent to further open trade relations with…

Why Are Health-Care Costs Rising?

A study released today by the Massachusetts Association of Health Plans, Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM), the National…