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Grand Rapids Business Journal
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November 30, 2015
Since 1983, Grand Rapids Business Journal has been West Michigan's primary and most trusted source of local business news. The weekly print edition of the Business Journal, a must-read for the area’s top decision-makers, is known as the business newspaper of metro Grand Rapids, Holland, Muskegon and all of West Michigan.
November 30, 2015
The new Senior Helpers GM can draw from experience in interior design, media sales, radio — and chocolate fountains.
Shannon Barcheski has a career that proves true the statement that it’s not always what you know. Sometimes it’s who you know. Read More
Office furniture systems and parts manufacturer takes 80,000 SF.
With limited industrial space in Grand Rapids, Robert Grooters Development Co. has broken ground and secured a first tenant for its newest project. Read More
Spectrum’s on-demand care will link patients with doctors via email and video.
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) When you’re sick, the last thing you feel like doing is to go see your doctor, but, until recently, if you called your doctor’s office looking for an over-the-phone diagnosis or prescription, you were met with, “You’ll have to make an appointment to see the doctor.” Read More
First class of medical assistants will begin at GRCC in January.
A new apprenticeship program that will be offered by a trio of community colleges in West Michigan beginning in January is aimed at creating careers in the health care field. Read More
It’s that time of year again when people go through open enrollment and supposedly make the wise benefit choices on health care that will protect them and their family for the coming year. Read More
As the commercialism of Thanksgiving fades into the commercialism of Christmas (or whatever one is allowed to call it these days), several thoughts have occurred to me that will impact you as a person, a salesperson and your business. Read More
Ohio company uses U-M football fan’s likeness for T-shirts.
Chris Baldwin, the University of Michigan sophomore whose utter shock and bewilderment was broadcast across the country repeatedly following Michigan State University’s defeat of U-M in the last 10 seconds of a football game last month, is now playing a starring role on a T-shirt produced by an Ohio company. Read More
Attorney says bills may ‘shore up’ some issues occurring at the federal level.
A series of three bills that passed through the Michigan House and are now expected to be taken up by the Senate would enhance the state’s medical marijuana law, possibly paving the way for lucrative business ventures. Read More
Bill seeks approval to construct BRT lanes on Michigan highways.
LANSING — A new bill to allow local transit agencies to construct Bus Rapid Transit lanes on state highways would make mass transit more efficient, advocates say. Read More