Economic & Recovery: News Release: 7/18/2022

July 18, 2022
Content Curated By Scott Goldstein
  • How the state can address inflation.
  • How to give a killer business presentation, even if you're nervous.
  • How to achieve supplier diversity at your organization.
How the State Can Address Inflation
N.J. Chamber of Commerce President Tom Bracken says the best way the state could help small businesses is to offset an automatic tax increase on employers designed to replenish the state’s depleted unemployment insurance fund. A plan to offer tax credits to businesses to offset the tax hikes was not approved by the Legislature before its recess. (New Jersey Monitor)
How to Give a Killer Business Presentation, Even if You're Nervous!
Presenting in front of an audience can be nerve-racking, but implementing proper storytelling and data visualization can effectively engage any audience. Use these tips to give a killer business presentation. (U.S. Chamber of Commerce) 
We Asked N.J. Chamber Members: What Books are You Reading and What are the Business Lessons?
"'Encouraging the Heart' by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner says leadership is a relationship, leadership cannot be exercised from a distance, and you can’t expect others to follow your lead if you don’t take the first step yourself." - Diane Recinos, president of Berkeley College. Read more here. (N.J. Chamber of Commerce)
NJ Chamber Virtual Discussion Series on Diversity, Equality & Inclusion
July 20: How to Achieve Supplier Diversity at Your Organization
Join us July 20 for a webinar that will provide solutions, from strategy through execution, for achieving supplier diversity. The webinar features Stephanie Lokker, CEO and managing partner of Lockerbie & Co., which helps Fortune 500 and private equity clients solve issues. For complimentary registration, click here. (N.J. Chamber of Commerce)
Looking to Get Vaccinated? Here's an Easy Way to Find COVID-19 Vaccines Near You.
Just punch in your area code. You can even search for a specific vaccine. (
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Business Resources
Vaccine Guide for Businesses (U.S. Chamber of Commerce)
Guide to Starting a Business in N.J. (New Jersey Business Action Center)
Jobs and Hiring Portal Job Seekers | Employers (State of N.J.)
The Best Tool for Your Business - Membership in the N.J. Chamber
The N.J. Chamber provides members with guest speakers, webinars, networking opportunities and discount programs that help businesses grow. The N.J. Chamber also advocates for pro-growth and pro-business legislation.
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