Human Resources

Retention, recruitment, hiring and procedures


Meijer names CEO

December 2, 2016
Meijer has named a non-family member to the position of CEO. Read More

Cooley Law, Ford Museum expand ‘leadership’ ethics class

WMU Cooley student describes first semester of program as ‘life-changing.’

December 2, 2016
It’s official: More people in the community want to know and emulate how former President Gerald R. Ford made decisions. Read More

Finding a place for ‘trailing spouses’

Hello West Michigan connects uprooted families to jobs, volunteer opportunities and friends.

December 2, 2016
One of the challenges facing West Michigan when it comes to talent acquisition is how to secure workers who have spouses or partners who also need employment in the area. Read More

Employees get kick out of ‘boot party’

Construction services company HighPoint Electric doles out Christmas boot allowance.

December 2, 2016
When it comes to perks for employees, one area company is looking to the feet. Read More

Bartenders compete in live cocktail competition

December 2, 2016
Six of the best bartenders in Grand Rapids are set to go head-to-head on Monday. Read More

Auto supplier hosts job fair

December 2, 2016
A lithium-ion battery supplier is hosting a job fair next week for up to 40 open positions. Read More

Tech firm expanding into Asia

December 1, 2016
A local technology firm is entering the Asian market. Read More

Nonprofit names advancement officer

December 1, 2016
A nonprofit focused on children and families is welcoming a new advancement officer to its team. Read More

Hospitality industry honors WAVE winners

December 1, 2016
Several local hospitality professionals have been recognized for providing outstanding customer service. Read More

Subject: Re: email etiquette

November 30, 2016
More and more, we are being asked as business owners, employees and customers to engage with technology. That technology ranges from automated phone systems to apps and even to the “old-school” technology of email. Read More