NJBIZ - Podcast http://www.njbiz.com/section/podcasts Podcast Podcast en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Tue, 22 May 2018 04:24:03 EST Tue, 22 May 2018 04:24:03 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529968&source=RSS Fortune 500 favors the bold The 2018 Fortune 500 list is out, featuring 22 companies from the Garden State. Mon, 21 May 2018 13:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529968&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529973&source=RSS Jersey City extends Newark Avenue pedestrian plaza Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop has signed an executive order extending the Newark Avenue pedestrian plaza to Jersey Avenue. Mon, 21 May 2018 13:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529975&source=RSS New retail coming to Bell Works City Barn Country Penthouse, Dimension Dental and OceanFirst Bank have signed first-time leases for retail locations in Bell Works in Holmdel. Mon, 21 May 2018 12:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529975&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529978&source=RSS Hackensack University Med Center's prostate cancer program secures recertification Hackensack University Medical Center&#8217s prostate cancer program has been recertified by the independent nonprofit Joint Commission. Mon, 21 May 2018 10:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529978&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529979&source=RSS Rutgers forms research partnership with California biopharma Rutgers University and San Diego-based Cidara Therapeutics have received a 5. 5 million grant from the U. S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health to research and develop solutions to bacterial infections. Mon, 21 May 2018 10:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529979&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529987&source=RSS United Way CRE event honors Hollister head coach, Ironside Newark Hollister Construction Services Head Coach Chris Johnson was raised against a backdrop of giving back, with volunteerism and a sense of community instilled in him at an early age. Mon, 21 May 2018 07:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529989&source=RSS Hackensack University Med Center unveils community asthma bus Hackensack Meridian Health has introduced its newest Asthma Information and Relief Express Mobile Care Unit. Mon, 21 May 2018 07:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519803&source=RSS Murphy signs bill boosting public-sector labor unions Gov. Phil Murphy has signed a law expanding the rights of over 300,000 public-sector employees. Fri, 18 May 2018 15:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519803&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519804&source=RSS Wells Fargo contributes 650K toward Camden business development Wells Fargo Co. has provided 150,000 in grant funds and 500,000 in lending capital to the Cooperative Business Assistance Corp. in Camden to help develop small businesses in the area. Fri, 18 May 2018 14:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519804&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519807&source=RSS Earnings, stock hits accompany Morrison's exit from Campbell The resignation Friday of Denise Morrison as CEO of Campbell Soup Co. came hand-in-hand with an earnings report illustrative of food company&#8217s recent struggles. Fri, 18 May 2018 14:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519807&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519808&source=RSS Grewal Feds turning blind eye on for-profit college fraud New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal has written in a letter to the U. S. Department of Education that federal education officials have deliberately been neglecting their role in cracking down on fraudulent activities by for-profit colleges. Fri, 18 May 2018 13:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519808&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519811&source=RSS Lawmakers push tighter internet privacy rules State legislators have unveiled a pair of bills that would tighten privacy regulations for internet service providers and websites. Fri, 18 May 2018 12:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519811&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519812&source=RSS 7 honored at NJBIZ's General Counsel awards As vice president and general counsel at Seton Hall University, Catherine Kiernan prefers to think of her role as not only the most challenging of her long career but also the most rewarding. Fri, 18 May 2018 11:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519812&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519814&source=RSS Goethals Bridge westbound lanes to open May 21 The westbound span of the new Goethals Bridge will open to traffic May 21. Fri, 18 May 2018 10:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519814&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519815&source=RSS Campbell CEO Morrison out at company effective immediately Campbell Soup Co. chief executive Denise Morrison has announced her retirement, effective immediately, in a move that could reflect weaker sales of some of its key products in recent years. Fri, 18 May 2018 10:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519815&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519816&source=RSS These are the best NJ towns for retirees Maybe your retirement plans don&#8217t include joining the snowbird migration flocking south to states like Florida and North Carolina. If that&#8217s the case financial-tech company SmartAsset&#8217s new study could prove useful. Fri, 18 May 2018 08:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519816&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519824&source=RSS Three NJ lawmakers strategize on bridge traffic Three state lawmakers &#8211 all 19th District Democrats &#8211 together with Port Authority of New York New Jersey and Perth Amboy officials, have drawn up strategies to mitigate traffic congestion on North Jersey bridges. Fri, 18 May 2018 07:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519824&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519825&source=RSS Poll Half of Americans 'celebrating' legalized sports betting Half of Americans told pollsters they were excited about the prospect of sports betting after a U. S. Supreme Court decision Monday to legalize the practice nationwide. Fri, 18 May 2018 07:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180518/NJBIZ01/180519825&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180517/NJBIZ01/180519826&source=RSS Bills would restrict state pension fund investment options State legislators have unveiled a pair of bills that would restrict how New Jersey's public retirement funds place investments. Thu, 17 May 2018 15:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180517/NJBIZ01/180519826&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180517/NJBIZ01/180519827&source=RSS Egg Harbor Township dispensary to collaborate with Acreage Holdings Acreage Holdings, one of the nation&#8217s largest cannabis corporations, signed a letter of intent to assist in the expansion of a Compassionate Care Foundation&#8217s cannabis cultivation and dispensary facility in Egg Harbor. Thu, 17 May 2018 14:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180517/NJBIZ01/180519827&source=RSS