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The Future of Work Is Bright — for the Educated

Jane Oates says there are four major forces at work transforming the nature of work: longevity, technology, globalization, and a disconnected education system.

The Old Antiques Market Is Dead

David Rago speaks on the end of the traditional antiques market on November 7 at the Princeton Mercer Chamber luncheon.

Compliment or Insult? Microaggressions in the Workplace

Pamela Pruitt, director of the Center for Diversity and Inclusion at Rider University, will deliver a seminar on “micromessaging” and “microaggression” at a meeting of the Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber of Commerce on Friday, November 1.

Can Trenton Get the Lead Out?

Isles is holding a symposium, “Lead Policy and the Law,” on Wednesday, November 6, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Seton Hall Law School in Newark.

Family Leave Is Getting More Generous

In January the New Jersey state legislature passed a law that makes Family Leave Insurance and Temporary Disability Insurance more generous, and gives more workers the right to access the programs. When the new FLI and TDI rules take effect in July, 2020, the changes could have a big impact for both employers and employees.

Keys to Biotech Funding: A Good Plan and Good People

The NJEDA will host a panel of experts on early stage investing in the life sciences on Thursday, October 24, at 5 p.m. at the NJ Bioscience Center incubator.

Protecting Your Digital Life

Bob Gostischa, a computer security expert, gives a presentation on “protecting your digital life” to the Princeton PC Users Group on Tuesday, October 22, at 7 p.m.

Tips for a Successful Caretaker Contract

A new book by Lawrence resident Debra L. Hallisey examines how a relationship works when children become caretakers for their parents.

Why Corporate Leaders Should Join Nonprofit Boards

“Employee engagement at the local level allows us to participate as engaged members of the communities where we live and work," says Jennifer Brunelle of NRG.

Do You Know Your Purpose?

The path to success in a fast-moving, highly competitive, technology-driven business is a purpose-driven brand strategy, says consultant Jane Lauterbeck.

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Mercer’s Voting Machines: Old, Hackable, and Not Going Anywhere

Mercer County’s substandard, easily hackable voting machines were supposed to be replaced in 2008. But they will still be in place for the 2020 election.

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