Human Resources

Retention, recruitment, hiring and procedures


Wikia COO joins company’s advisory board

September 26, 2016
The COO of a wiki hosting platform has been named a strategic advisor for a local venture-backed tech company. Read More

Real estate firm enters market

September 26, 2016
An international real estate firm is formally entering the West Michigan market via downtown. Read More

Inside Track: Irwin colors outside the lines

‘WGVU Morning Show’ host turns to broadcasting after physical therapy job no longer fulfilled her.

September 23, 2016
Shelley Irwin likely would not have been this year’s ATHENA Award recipient had she remained content working as a physical therapist. Read More

Survey rips into education

Budget cuts, pay freezes leave teachers feeling undervalued, underappreciated.

September 23, 2016
Years of budget cuts, pay freezes and other statewide cost-cutting measures at schools throughout Michigan have schoolteachers feeling undervalued and underappreciated, according to a joint survey from the Michigan Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers Michigan. Read More

Design tenets apply regardless of size

Visbeen Architects’ Matt Gerard speaks to professional architects, Kendall students.

September 23, 2016
Matt Gerard believes the design process is the same, no matter the scale of the project. Read More

Routine reset? No problem!

September 23, 2016
Ushering the kids back to school is an exciting time, but one also fraught with fresh to-do lists, practice and game schedules and various extracurricular activities from galas to tailgates — all of which aim to sabotage precious down time. Read More

Nonprofit names director of disaster response services

September 23, 2016
A local disaster-relief nonprofit has appointed a man with nearly 30 years at the organization as its North American head of disaster response. Read More

Nonprofit wins $479K grant

September 22, 2016
A local nonprofit has been awarded nearly half-a-million dollars to recruit and equip staff to counsel parents with substance abuse disorders. Read More

Safety lighting maker names CFO

September 22, 2016
A man with years of international business experience is the new CFO and VP of finance at a maker of safety lighting products in the area. Read More

Get your hands dirty

September 22, 2016
"Jump into the middle of things, get your hands dirty, fall flat on your face and then reach for the stars." -Ben Stein Read More