Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Survival Guide

Advice you can use in your business and career

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.

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.

2017 Nobel Laureate Young Delivers Einstein Lecture

The Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce will host Nobel laureate Michael W. Young for its annual Albert Einstein Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, March 19.

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.

Making Workplaces More Inclusive

Michele Meyer-Shipp will be the keynote speaker at the Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Diversity & Inclusion Breakfast Forum at Mercer Oaks Country Club on Wednesday, November 7, from 7:30 to 10 a.m.

Perfect Your Pitch & Get Angel Funding 

It will take a lot more than a sparkling speech and glowing presentation to convince serial entrepreneur and angel investor Mario Casabona to invest his cash into a new or emerging business.

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.

Food for Thought: Dialing in Your Diet

New services offers tips, tricks, and even fully prepared meals for a healthy diet and work and at home.

Fighting Prejudice, One App at a Time

Sociologist Ruha Benjamin will share some of her findings in a talk, “Are Robots Racist? Reimagining Technology, Equity, and the New Jim Code,” on Friday, October 4, at 2 p.m., in McCosh Hall 10 at Princeton University.

High Performing vs. High Potential Employees

Recognizing the difference between high potential and high productivity employees is the path to profitability

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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.

The Fall of Icarus