NJBIZ - en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Mon, 29 May 2017 07:40:16 EST Mon, 29 May 2017 07:40:16 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/PRINT/170529844&source=RSS NJBIZ May 29, 2017 Edition Fri, 26 May 2017 12:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/PRINT/170529844&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529854&source=RSS 'Epic' effort for Kennedy Health begins with ribbon-cutting With improved service the goal, system begins 80M remodeling of 1960s-era Cherry Hill campus Kennedy Health CEO Joseph Devine was pretty straightforward when talking about the ribbon-cutting for the first phase of an 80 million revitalization project for its Cherry Hill campus. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529854&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529855&source=RSS Sweet investment Overlook's bees, once a marketing novelty, are now a symbol of a bigger endeavor It began as an unusual marketing strategy, one that could show how Overlook Medical Center in Summit is committed to sustainability and the environment. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529857&source=RSS Honoring the Sheridans Eldest son memorializes his late parents in emotional ceremony 'Earn your last name' As he reached the end of remarks that detailed the character, compassion, work ethic and integrity of his late parents to an impressive audience that included the sitting governor and five of his predecessors, Mark Sheridan turned his attention to his children. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529857&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529863&source=RSS Business 101 Rowan President Ali Houshmand thinks more like a CEO than a university president. Dr. Ali Houshmand doesn't understand why all college degrees need to take four years to achieve. Why the school year is still based on a fall-spring calendar that was established more than two centuries ago. Why internships aren't a bigger part of every student's education. Why students too often are taught abstract ideas they can't apply rather. . . Fri, 26 May 2017 10:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529863&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529865&source=RSS Eat, drink reinvent N.J. food and beverage execs talk about industry's future Mazars USA held its fifth annual New Jersey Food and Beverage Executive Forum on a recent evening at the Pleasantdale Chateau in West Orange. Fri, 26 May 2017 10:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529865&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529866&source=RSS Overheard Notable quotes from the One World Conference I think artificial intelligence is in its infancy, but itrsquos going to be a very predominant force. It is, as you see, being embedded in every aspect of our everyday life. Like other technologies before it, it will reflect the values of its creators. So when you think about it, predominant males coding these AI systems. . . Fri, 26 May 2017 10:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529866&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529868&source=RSS Changes in Asia's economy have ramifications for N.J. Speaker tells One World audience that U.S. businesses must deal with growing influence of China, India When China became a communist nation in 1949, Chairman Mao Zedong advocated, &#8220ren duo li liang da,&#8221 or, &#8220For more people, more power. &#8221 Fri, 26 May 2017 10:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529868&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529869&source=RSS More women are becoming entrepreneurs ... how does N.J. keep them? At One World conference, panelists describe how state can focus on this demographic Gail Marquis had some good news &#8212 and some bad &#8212 to share with the esteemed panel she moderated at the One World conference, held at New Jersey City University last week, that focused on empowering women for the global conversation. Fri, 26 May 2017 10:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529869&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529872&source=RSS An officer and a businessman Commander of New Jersey's largest military base hopes its impact on state economy will continue to prosper One of the New Jersey's largest economic engines, the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst military facility, needs to continue to expand its relationships with local government and industry leaders in order to continue to create business opportunities in the state. Fri, 26 May 2017 10:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529872&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529873&source=RSS Restaurateur Dey using distinctive background to find success with gourmet hot dog concept How about a hot dog smothered in pineapple and bacon? Or, perhaps, one loaded with cream cheese, scallions and seeds from an everything bagel? Don't order yet! Maybe you want to be one of the first to try a dog that's wrapped in a slab of bacon and then deep fried? Fri, 26 May 2017 10:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529873&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529875&source=RSS Just saying 'no' At St. Joseph's, a new program aims to prevent opioid abuse by using one simple premise #8212 stop prescribing them to patients St. Joseph&#8217s Healthcare System is getting national accolades and local results since it introduced ALTO, a simple-to-understand but difficult-to-implement program to aid in the fight against the raging opioid addiction problem in the state, nearly 18 months ago. Fri, 26 May 2017 09:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170529/NJBIZ01/170529875&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529845&source=RSS Best of the blogs American Heart Association honors Kulkarni for work on women's heart disease awareness Breaking Glass Dr. Rachana Kulkarni, managing partner and cardiologist at Medicor Cardiology and chair of the department of medicine at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Somerset, was recognized for her work in creating awareness on women&#8217s heart disease by the American Heart Association last week. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529845&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529846&source=RSS Best of the blogs Here's what some top N.J. food and beverage execs had to say about the industry's future Garden State Grub Mazars USA held its fifth annual New Jersey Food and Beverage Executive Forum at the Pleasantdale Chateau in West Orange. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529846&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529847&source=RSS Best of the blogs PILOTS are a win-win for developers and N.J. municipalities alike Industry Insights PILOTs payments in lieu of taxes have become a critical tool of local government to encourage the needed improvements in distressed, undervalued and aging downtowns. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529847&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529877&source=RSS Triple Play Work perks employees are most interested in and what a company can do to meet them Richard Singer is the director of permanent placement services for Robert Half, based in New Jersey. He specializes in staffing all areas related to Robert Half's professional services lines of business, particularly finance and accounting, and has been with the company for more than 23 years. Fri, 26 May 2017 09:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529877&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529878&source=RSS Quick Hits Our take on the week's top headlines This week's headlines include Trump's budget, Campbell Soup Co. 's earnings, Craig Coughlin and more. Fri, 26 May 2017 09:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529878&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529879&source=RSS Editorial 'Sarlo Solution' could actually resolve hospital tax flap Considering the neverending quest to raise revenue without raising taxes on voters, New Jersey municipalities are unlikely to abandon attempts to tax nonprofit hospitals anytime soon. Fri, 26 May 2017 09:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170528/NJBIZ01/170529879&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170527/NJBIZ01/170529848&source=RSS Most-read of the week Sheridans' eldest son honors his parents in emotional ceremony at Cooper As he reached the end of remarks that detailed the character, compassion, work ethic and integrity of his late parents to an impressive audience that included the sitting governor and five of his predecessors, Mark Sheridan turned his attention to his children. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170527/NJBIZ01/170529848&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170527/NJBIZ01/170529849&source=RSS Most-read of the week Which of N.J.'s highest-paid CEOs earned the most in 2016? Equilar and the Associated Press are out with their annual survey of CEO pay, revealing a pair of New Jersey-based Standard Poor&#8217s 500 chiefs topped the 20 million mark in total compensation. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170527/NJBIZ01/170529849&source=RSS