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Customer contact center laying off workforce

A company expects to lay off all of the employees at its local customer contact center. Read More

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Agricultural company sells and saves 300 jobs

Three hundred jobs in the region have been saved after an agricultural company facing bankruptcy sold its assets. Read More

HopCat Grand Rapids

Bar chain hiring for new location

A locally based bar chain is hiring for its second location in the region, which will open this fall. Read More

Jon Potvin

Real estate firm names managing director

There’s a new managing director at a commercial real estate firm in town. Read More

Feds re-open deportation case on café owner

A restaurateur in the region who’s originally from Turkey is getting his deportation order re-opened — allowing him to remain in the U.S. until at least his legal case is resolved. Read More

Capacity vs. greed and fear

Each week, I speak with fellow business owners who say the same thing: “We cannot find good help!” Read More