NJBIZ - en-us Copyright 2014 NJBIZ Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:01:07 EST Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:01:07 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141209/SFW/141209773&source=RSS Why Amazon orders 400 pizzas for its parties and other surprising facts about the fulfillment center in Robbinsville Wondering just how busy Amazon's fulfillment center in Robbinsville is? Check out these fast facts about the holiday season, provided by the company. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 07:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141209/SFW/141209773&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141119/SFW/141119722&source=RSS 12 N.J. companies earn LGBT 'Best Places to Work' distinction A study published Wednesday by the Human Rights Campaign scores companies across New Jersey and the nation on their policies toward lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality in the workplace. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141119/SFW/141119722&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141112/SFW/141119905&source=RSS Forbes ranks best and worst states for business. Guess which list N.J. made? Forbes magazine has come out with its 2014 list of the best and worst states for business, and you might be excused if you're worried that New Jersey made the &#8220worst&#8221 one. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141112/SFW/141119905&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141111/SFW/141119923&source=RSS Rutgers makes Bloomberg's top business schools which ones made the Top 10? Bloomberg Businessweek's 2014 ranking of the nation's 85 best MBA programs features some new names at the top &#8230 but just one New Jersey school on the list. Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141111/SFW/141119923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141103/SFW/141109951&source=RSS S.F.W. blog Did you say 37.50 or 3,750 for that bottle of wine? Customer says he was taken in Atlantic City. Would you have paid the bill? According to NJ. com, here&#8217s how the story played outAbout a week ago, the host of a business dinner at Bobby Flay Steak at Borgata Hotel Casino Spa in Atlantic City asked Joe Lentini of Hazlet to order a bottle of wine to share between three out of the 10 diners in the party. Mon, 03 Nov 2014 14:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141103/SFW/141109951&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141028/SFW/141029764&source=RSS N.J. ranked dead last in a Small Business Tax Climate poll #8230 and why that shouldn't bother you a bit Another business survey and another blow for New Jersey, or so it may seem at first glance. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141028/SFW/141029764&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141024/SFW/141029843&source=RSS Garden State's coffee drinkers choose their favorite chain. Hint It's a home-state favorite If there's one thing New Jerseyans &#8212 hard-charging, long-commuting, newsmaking &#8212 need to get through the day, it's a good cup of coffee. And a recent survey took a look at just which retailer's cuppa joe does the trick best for Garden Staters. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141024/SFW/141029843&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141017/SFW/141019764&source=RSS Want to go where the growth is? Try these 'Cities on the Rise' Is a place really &#8220on the rise&#8221 if it's struggling? That's the potential contradiction in NerdWallet's recent study of New Jersey's &#8220Cities on the Rise. &#8221 Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141017/SFW/141019764&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141015/SFW/141019855&source=RSS Did your MBA program make the Top 50 in the nation? College search and rankings website College Choice has come out with its list of the Top 50 MBA programs in the nation, and the top of the list is peppered with some of the best institutions in the Northeast. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141015/SFW/141019855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141009/SFW/141009761&source=RSS Is your ZIP code among the nation's most expensive? If you live in one N.J. town, it is When Forbes calculated its annual list of America's Most Expensive ZIP Codes, eight of the Top 10 were in New York City or California. Another was a tony Colorado vacation spot. And the 10th? Right here in New Jersey. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 11:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141009/SFW/141009761&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140929/SFW/140929752&source=RSS Survey Hiring managers yes, hiring managers feel minimum wage needs to be increased. By a lot What's a fair minimum wage? Despite the protests of business leaders and business groups, hiring managers feel the minimum needs to go up. Way up. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140929/SFW/140929752&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140929/SFW/140929769&source=RSS Engineering the perfect coaster How does one go from wanting to design roller coasters to making sure communities have clean water? Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140929/SFW/140929769&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140928/SFW/140929777&source=RSS Money Magazine's Best Places to Live Three towns in Jersey make the top 50 it's#8203 just not three you might expect This year, Money Magazine based this survey around small cities &#8212 or those with populations between 50,000 and 300,000. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 09:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140928/SFW/140929777&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140926/SFW/140929814&source=RSS Suitable for Work blog Are we smarter than the average state? Yes, we are. In fact, New Jersey residents are smarter than residents of just about every other state The Top 10 &#8220smartest&#8221 states, as determined by 247WallSt. com using census data, had the Northeast scoring well, taking six of the spots. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 09:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140926/SFW/140929814&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140923/SFW/140929937&source=RSS Is New Jersey a happy state? Well, kind of#8230 Are you a glass half-full or glass half-empty type of person? Because how you interpret New Jersey's results in a survey on America's happiest states depends on &#8230 well &#8230 your positivity. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140923/SFW/140929937&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140916/SFW/140919802&source=RSS Rudest on the road? Would you believe Jersey isn't among the top five states It turns out that New Jersey doesn't have the rudest drivers in the country. In fact, we're not even among the Top 5 states for rudest drivers. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140916/SFW/140919802&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140916/SFW/140919816&source=RSS College rankings When it comes to bang for your buck, this survey says Newark is the place to be in New Jersey We always love it when there are college rankings based on financial value, return on investment or the ability to land a job &#8212 hopefully a well-paying one. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140916/SFW/140919816&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140915/SFW/140919836&source=RSS Coffee addicts, you're in luck Best N.J. coffeeshop named and it's right in the middle of the state! Good news for Princeton residents who need their regular caffeine fix. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140915/SFW/140919836&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140914/SFW/140919855&source=RSS What's the richest town in the state? How about the smartest? In New Jersey, the same place wins both Lies, damned lies and statistics. You know the deal, so keep that in mind when the wealthiest and the most educated town in each state is picked. In New Jersey, it's the same place. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140914/SFW/140919855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140910/SFW/140919963&source=RSS Guess which N.J. college makes the Top 10 for young alumni salaries Sure, it&#8217s nice to make the dean&#8217s list, but here&#8217s a list your parents would probably rather have you on especially if they&#8217re footing the bill PayScale&#8217s Top Colleges by Salary Potential. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20140910/SFW/140919963&source=RSS