Local Business-Related Programs

Just over a week ago a ‘Fair Workweek Roundtable’ took place. Hosted by the Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations, the New Jersey’s Fair Work Week Coalition also participated in the event’s organization.  It was also sponsored by the Rutgers Center for Women and Work and the Rutgers Labor Education Action Research Network (LEARN) …

Stamford, CT: Past, Present and all its Beauty

Connecticut – while traditionally best known for being The Constitution State and having Yankee Doodle as its state song – has many hidden unexplored gems.  Today we take a brief look at two of them:  Lakeside Diner and the current exhibition at Stamford History Center. Of course there are a ton of diners throughout Connecticut …

Local Business Events

For those just starting to become familiar with the business world, local workshops and networking events can be extremely helpful. Here, we take a look at some of the upcoming and past workshops and networking opportunities in both New York and Connecticut. First for those in Connecticut, next Wednesday between 4 and 5pm, there will …

Educational Institutes Bolstering Economy

Recent numbers have shown that the University of Connecticut has been providing a huge boost to the local state economy.  President of the University, Thomas Katsouleas pointed out that it had provided $5.3billion to the local economy. He said: “UConn is part of a constellation of public higher education institutions in Connecticut, and they all …

Trump to Visit Wildwood

President Donald Trump is to visit Wildwood, NJ at the end of the month.  His campaign rally will take place at the Wildwoods Convention Center. Irrespective of one’s political leanings, this is proving good for local businessmen.  According to Days Inn & Suites manager, Chris Falcone, within 24 hours after the event’s announcement, all 50 …