Morris@Work 3Q19 – Cost of Living Index

By |2019-05-14T19:54:06+00:00September 10th, 2019|Tags: , |

For Human Resource Managers it can be enormously important to know the appropriate salary adjustment needed to recruit talent from other cities.  Realtors also need to know how Morris County compare in cost in the regions. To provide that data, MCEDC has entered into a nationwide project to compare cities (large and small) across the [...]

Municipal Council Meeting 3Q19 Franchising – Understanding the Business Model

By |2019-05-24T13:48:44+00:00September 4th, 2019|Tags: |

Kelly Brown, Esq, will be offering her expertise in Franchise Law from the Municipal perspective, Wednesday Sept 4th. However you feel about franchise operations in your town, it is worth understanding the business model.  More and more types of businesses are franchised.  Consider a successful entrepreneurial operations that decides to grow by franchising.  Bring your questions [...]

Municipal Council Meeting 2Q19 – CoStar Data on Housing and Industrial Real Estate

By |2019-05-24T13:41:08+00:00June 26th, 2019|Tags: , |

Every municipal leader is a defacto economic development leader.  What ever other duties you have, if the area ceases to thrive, fingers will point to you.  Happily, the opposite is true as well. MCEDC is here with the data and advice to help you (and your EDC team) know your municipality better and to manage [...]

Networking in Western Morris at Alice’s, a NJ Monthly recommended restaurant!

By |2019-04-30T20:31:26+00:00June 6th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Spend a summer evening combining work and good-times!  Of course we'll have appetizers, drinks and a great view. The main purpose of the event is to get local municipal EDAC/EDCs together to “talk shop.”  Site selectors and real estate advisors are warmly welcome.  We're aiming to learn best practices. Community and Market Profile drafts will [...]

May 10th is Deadline to apply to Business Accelerator Program

By |2019-03-12T20:23:48+00:00May 10th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Are you a serious entrepreneur? Do you have a startup or early stage business? Chances are you are looking for structured education and support to launch/accelerate your business. Capacity Consulting is offering an accelerator program beginning the afternoon of June 10th

Networking at Morris County School of Glass

By |2019-04-30T20:02:36+00:00May 8th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Enjoy a spring evening with artisans and colleagues Co–Hosted with Morris Township Economic Development Advisory Council and the Morris County Chamber of Commerce. Join us Wednesday, May 8th 5-7 pm for art-glass blowing and creative discussion with friends and colleagues.  A demonstration of molten glass formation is included in the $35 charge.  Light snacks and beverages will [...]

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.  [...]