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Why the Russian Incursion is Bad for the Massachusetts Economy

Does the Ukraine imbroglio make an economic difference to Massachusetts? The countries involved, though the two largest European…

Optimism Gap Separates Large, Small Companies in Massachusetts

Size apparently matters when it comes to employer confidence.

Is Your Sales Team on Track for a Good Year?

You’re two months into the year, and already you should have a pretty good idea as to whether…

No Health Magic Wand for Massachusetts Employers

Massachusetts employers are living through a twisted version of Cinderella in which the federal fairy Godmother helps everybody…

House OKs Stand-Alone Unemployment Insurance Rate Freeze

The Massachusetts House of Representatives approved a stand-alone Unemployment Insurance rate freeze yesterday that would avert an automatic…

NLRB Re-Introduces ‘Quickie’ Union Election Rule

The National Labor Relations Board last week resumed its effort to permit accelerated elections long sought by organized…

Senate Seeks Rate Stability with Unemployment Insurance Bill

The Massachusetts Senate passed an Unemployment Insurance reform bill today designed to stabilize UI tax rates for most…

GED is G-O-N-E in Massachusetts

Massachusetts employers accustomed to hiring people with the General Education Development (GED) high school equivalency certificate should be…

Massachusetts Economy Continues ‘Prolonged Convalescence’

Raymond G. Torto, global Chairman of Research at CBRE and Chair of AIM’s Board of Economic Advisors (BEA)…