Friday, October 30, 2020

Press Releases ­‑ Not Dead Yet

The press release is Dead. Public relations’ most time-honored tool will soon wind up in a landfill, alongside video cassettes, Hostess Cupcakes, and print newspapers. It’s electronic all the...

Critiquing the State Energy Plan

New Jersey Future is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that employs original research, analysis, and advocacy to build coalitions and drive land-use policies that help revitalize cities and towns, protect...

Why Christie Was Wrong

The opinion column below was submitted prior to Governor Chris Christie’s decision to drop his appeal of the court ruling that allowed same sex marriages in New Jersey beginning...

Defend Public Health & Safety in State Budget

The Trump administration’s proposal to cut funding for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will directly impact federal safeguards for clean water, air, and natural resources in this state we’re...

Rethinking Management

This article was written by David Gianetto and Anthony ZeccaHow did we get here? How did we accumulate all the problems of the modern-day business environments we work in?At...

On Agriculture: Consequences of Increased Productivity

New technologies, such as auto-steering tractors and improvements in plant genetics, have boosted farm productivity tremendously, dramatically increasing yields in commodities such as corn. The problem this creates is...

Energy Efficiency Is Crucial for New Jersey’s Future

States are like light bulbs: Some use energy efficiently … and others not so much.

Latest Round of Bridge Openings Should Be Old News

Ten years ago the voters of New Jersey approved overwhelmingly a ballot question providing $500 million to fix many of our crumbling bridges, formally known as the 1999 Local...

What Is Your Voice Wearing to the Interview?

On a phone interview, you are your voice — or so the interviewer thinks. Research tells us that 93 percent of what we say is communicated by how we...

Cancer Therapy Wins at Princeton Innovation Forum

It took two hours to give away $40,000 — 25 minutes of introductions, less than an hour for a dozen contestants to speak for three minutes each, and about...

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The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.