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Items Tagged with 'West Michigan'
Growing very slowly, but growing. Read More
Gorilla Pictures is among those carving out a nice niche in the area.
It’s been a rocky transition for the West Michigan film industry following Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s changes to the state’s film incentive program that originated under former Gov. Jennifer Granholm’s administration, and West Michigan-based film and video production company Gorilla Pictures has been around for the entire ride. Read More
Very slightly negative. Read More
Explosive growth will squeeze some mid-sized firms.
Five-thousand dollars on a credit card was all Jeanne Englehart needed to start her computer training company. That was the West Michigan of 1985. Read More
Even so, per capita income here is way up compared to 30 years ago.
As awful as the recent Great Recession was, West Michigan doesn’t look too shabby when comparing the per capita income of now to 30 years ago. Read More
A team of Spectrum Health surgeons performed a combined heart and lung transplant in late August, and Spectrum put the word out about it last week. Read More
Americans like factoids. Read More
Twenty-two West Michigan companies have been named to Inc. magazine’s 32nd annual Inc. 500|5000 ranking of America's fastest-growing private companies. Read More
Personal finance courses find favor.
West Michigan students are safe for now, but local colleges are still uncertain about the future of financial aid legislation. Read More
The most prosperous places in the country –– without a lot of oil and natural gas –– are mainly larger metropolitan areas with a high concentration in knowledge-based services and a high proportion of adults with a four-year degree or more. Read More