NY Times Living In section highlights Parsippany-Troy Hills!

By |2019-04-24T19:09:24+00:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Parsippany-Troy Hills, N.J.: Away From the City, but Not Far Morris County’s most populous township is 30 miles from Manhattan, and crisscrossed by highways, which makes driving to work easy. Walking, not so much. Click here for the story. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/24/realestate/parsippany-troy-hills-nj-away-from-the-city-but-not-far.html

Morristown Municipal – Heavy Duty Working-Professional’s Airport

By |2019-04-03T14:53:49+00:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Morristown Municipal Airport (MMU) - A rare Public Airport with International Flights Imagine this:  After a drive to Morristown Airport, you park by the terminal for free.  At 7AM you board quickly without going through a TSA security check point.  You and your work colleagues take a comfortable, direct flight.  It is an 800-mile meeting.  [...]

Wow – We were right about the United Van Lines Data

By |2019-04-12T22:53:04+00:00April 9th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Response to Click Bait|

Confirming what MCEDC has said in the past about a stable population, the effect of the affluence not showing up in the data and with jobs being the reason people come to NJ, please read this report from NJBiz. Njbiz.com  April 8, 2019 5:00 pm Report: Limit on state and local tax deductions not forcing [...]

County Health Rankings and Roadmaps

By |2019-04-03T14:50:32+00:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: Blog|

Following up on our earlier post about being Healthy, Wealthy and Wise: https://morriscountynj.gov/2019/03/morris-county-ranked-first-again-in-statewide-health-report/ Morris County Ranks Number One in Statewide Health Report and in Top 25 Across the Nation Posted Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 by County government Morris County ranks as the healthiest county in New Jersey for the second consecutive year, according to the [...]

Pitch NJ – Potential as Big as the Check

By |2019-04-03T14:20:39+00:00April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Pitch NJ - a "Shark Tank" for Teens Ari Soroken, Jim Venezia, John Carini and Marc Baskin at FDU's Madison campus As sharks go, ours were more admiring than predatory. Morris Tech Meetup, MCEDC and high-school-student-run Business Bootcamp hosted a pitch competition for aspiring entrepreneurs …. in their teen years. Start-up culture fits [...]

Employers Association of NJ’s 103rd Annual Breakfast

By |2019-03-04T00:37:54+00:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Uncategorized|

New Jersey's Blue Wave: Will Employers Sink or Swim Tuesday, May 7, 2019 2018-2019 has been nearly an unprecedented time frame for New Jersey employers.   Fortunately EANJ - the Employers Association of NJ - has your back. Even a partial list of legislative enactments and executive orders poses daunting challenges: Earned Sick Pay, Expanded Family [...]

Cost to Build a Home in NJ

By |2019-03-25T21:29:01+00:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Cost to Build a Home in a Prevailing Wage State Responding to Click-Bait Series Go Banking Rates Go Banking Rates as an entity (gobankingrates.com or GBR) is a powerhouse of click-bait.  In Feb/March 2019 GBR published a study of the cost of building a house from existing plans in all 50 states.  Land [...]

Networking at Vanderbilt’s after Pitch NJ

By |2019-03-23T18:23:55+00:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Networking at Vanderbilt's after Pitch NJ Pitch NJ on April 2nd will start and end with networking. The registration hour, 6:00 to 7:00 will feature networking over pizza slices at the Library at Fairleigh Dickinson University. Following the Pitch NJ winner announcement at 9PM, networking will continue at Vanderbilt's Sports Bar in the Hamilton Park Hotel 175 [...]

Micropolitan Areas vs Metropolitan Areas

By |2019-07-16T16:04:09+00:00March 24th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

New Jersey hardly has a brand where Census Bureau statistics are concerned.  It's what we have in common with the flyover states.  We're somehow stepchildren of New York or Philadelphia.  Even Newark barely has its own identity. When it comes to Morris County in particular, its harder still to maintain an identity.  At best, we're [...]