New Jersey’s Fiscal House Is Fragile

The fiscal future of New Jersey is fragile and, as such, will challenge those who want to fund ongoing programs, and make needed infrastructure improvements.

Perfect Company: How to Raise Money, Part 2

The best source of funds is your customers. If you have customers and, better yet, a growing stream of profitable customers, you will have no end to capital.

The Perfect Company: How to Raise Money

New Jersey needs more growth companies to bring in wealth from around the world.

Diversity Is Key to Managing Dramatic Changes

By all measurements, the publishing industry is enduring its own edition of an Anthropocene: unprecedented, multidimensional change.

The Perfect Company: Benefits of the Asset Economy

Most of us focus on the day-to-day sales and profits of companies that have a total activity of about $21 trillion — the U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The other “economy” is the Asset Economy — stocks, real estate, bonds, and assets that may increase in value — perhaps $280 trillion in total U.S. market value — 13 times the GDP. This is where the real money is made.

New Jersey Must Rise to the Challenge of Climate Change

The Trump administration has its head in the sand on climate change, so it is up to individual states to take the lead in responding to the enormous threat of climate change.

Murphy Must Commit to Local Journalism

On March 5 Governor Phil Murphy delivered a budget speech outlining his vision for the upcoming fiscal year. Absent from the governor’s list of priorities was his prior commitment to fully fund the Civic Information Consortium.

The Perfect Company: Time to Invest in Marijuana? Part 2

"It’s the wild west” is the phrase I often heard from investors in cannabis.

Perfect Company: Kirkland’s

I like companies that accrue cash, eschew debt, and have a vision. Home decor retailer Kirkland’s fits those criteria, but will need to find a way to improve profitability.

The Perfect Company: High Tech, High Touch

Scientists call a haptic-enhanced experience “immersive.” The name of the leading haptic development company is Immersion Corporation.

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Facial Recognition: In Fast-Growing Field, Glitches Persist

Patrick Grother discusses the “industrial revolution” recently in facial recognition algorithms to the point where some of them are extremely accurate.