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Strengthening Employer Confidence Spurs Job Growth

Employer confidence surged again in Massachusetts during July amid a growing sense of economic normalcy.

Manufacturers ‘Thriving’ Despite Uncertainty about Economy

Almost a third of manufacturers and distributors in New England describe themselves as “thriving” in 2014 despite a…

Beacon Hill Charts Moderate Course

On a day when the Boston Globe reported that Massachusetts is “more liberal than you thought,” the Legislature…

Compromise Bill Preserves Non-Compete Agreements

Massachusetts employers would retain the ability to protect their intellectual property through the use of non-compete agreements and…

Berwick: Progressive Agenda Good for Business

Donald Berwick, a Democratic candidate for governor, discussed his views on economic growth, health-care cost control and casinos…

Micro Unions Present Challenges to Employers

What would happen if workers in just one department of your company want to join a union? No…

Much at Stake for Employers as Beacon Hill Completes Formal Session

Beacon Hill lawmakers enter the final week of the 2013-2014 legislative session today with plenty at stake for…

Reducing Regulatory Red Tape

Massachusetts employers frequently cite burdensome regulation as a barrier to growth, so it comes as welcome news that…

Re-Authorize the Export-Import Bank

Thirty-one governors, including Deval Patrick of Massachusetts, urged congressional leaders last week to re-authorize the U.S. Export-Import Bank…