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Do Employers Believe in the Recovery?

If an economic recovery takes place and neither employers nor consumers believe it, is it really an economic…

AIM Health Committee Educates, Gives Voice to Employers

Editor’s note: Bill Grant is Chief Financial Officer of Cummings Properties in Woburn and a director of Associated…

Think the Minimum Wage Increase Doesn’t Affect You? Think Again

Supporters and opponents of increasing the minimum wage in Massachusetts agree on one thing ” the ramifications extend…

33% Unemployment Tax Hike Discourages Job Growth

Massachusetts employers return to work this snowy Thursday to find that their Unemployment Insurance taxes increased by 33…

Unemployment Rate Shows Covergence of State Economies

Massachusetts added 6,500 jobs in November, pushing the state’s unemployment rate down a tenth of a point to…

Massachusetts Health Spending 36 Percent Above National Average

The percentage of the Massachusetts economy spent on health care dipped slightly from 2009 to 2012, but Bay…

Ten Tips for Doing Business in Canada

This season’s beautiful Boston Common Christmas tree – an annual thank-you gift from the people of Halifax, Nova…

Top 10 Massachusetts Business Stories of 2013

The year 2013 remains indelibly defined by images of smoke and human suffering from two bombs that exploded…

Midwest Air Pollution Raises Costs for Massachusetts Companies

Renewed efforts by Massachusetts and seven other eastern states to force reductions in the air pollution that blows…