As West Michigan boaters store their watercraft for the winter, they would do well to think twice when they put their vessels back in the water next year.
Our region has pivoted from a job shortage to a talent shortage.
So can oil and gas mix with water in Michigan?
The clouds seem to be finally lifting on the travel industry.
A $2.24 million ad campaign pitching Michigan as a winter travel destination aims to replicate the success of the summertime Pure Michigan ads that are credited with boosting the state’s tourism industry.
Building off a career that included serving as the last administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration under George W. Bush, Sandy Baruah now serves as president and CEO of the 20,000-member Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Here is the Dec. 10, 2012 MiBiz Growth Report, which includes a roundup of news briefs of M&A and expansions in the region:
After a number of intensely-debated state ballot proposals and heated candidate races at all levels of government, I believe it is safe to say that we are all pleased to see the 2012 election season come to a close.
President Barack Obama’s re-election dimmed hopes within the U.S. medical device industry that a new excise tax set to take effect Jan. 1 would get repealed.
As the local economy improves, the level of corporate philanthropy increases.
Here is the Nov. 26, 2012 MiBiz Growth Report, which includes a roundup of news briefs of M&A and expansions in the region.
Wessel, who will speak at the Nov. 19 Economic Club of Grand Rapids luncheon at Amway Hotel, spoke with MiBiz about the looming fiscal cliff and how the government can resolve the situation.
Rather than make a program and then ask employers if it’s working, the state agency Michigan Works! aims to take an “ask first, then act” approach to workforce development.
The MiBiz Growth Report for Nov. 12, including a roundup of news briefs of M&A and expansions in the region.
As Americans step to the polls on Tuesday, a number of West Michigan business owners have already elected to do something they probably couldn’t have done easily four years ago: sell their companies.