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Back to school already? We never left

August 31, 2015
The traditional American mindset is focused on returning to school this time of year, but who can afford to ever stop learning? Read More

Define your success

August 31, 2015
We are rapidly approaching the end of another year. Was it successful? How will you make next year more successful? More importantly, how do you define success? These are questions that we don’t spend enough time addressing. Read More

New skin care product launched in Kentwood

Keeki Pure & Simple’s KPS Essentials will double employment at the small company.

August 28, 2015
It’s not rocket science, but the formula of Renu Face Cream does hint at the high-tech background of the man involved with its development. Read More

HR firm partners with GR Current

August 28, 2015
A Grand Rapids-based firm providing customized human resources services is collaborating with GR Current to provide pro bono advice to early-stage companies. Read More

West side businesses throw block party

August 27, 2015
When Mitten Brewing Co. was getting started in 2011, owners Chris Andrus and Max Trierweiler were a bit apprehensive as they attended the West Grand Neighborhood Organization Christmas Party. Read More

Brewery wins $50K business plan competition

August 27, 2015
A brewery’s business competition win could be good news for beer enthusiasts from Kalamazoo to Traverse City. Read More

Brewer responds to trademark tiff

August 26, 2015
A lakeshore brewery and its lawyer have sent their response to a cease-and-desist letter. Read More

Company acquires electrical firm

August 25, 2015
A company with roots in electrical services has expanded its statewide reach by acquiring an electrical firm. Read More

Startup launches app for booking nearby adventures

August 24, 2015
A new mobile application is bringing affordable adventures in Michigan to the fingertips of outdoor enthusiasts. Read More

Creators follow a simple process for bottled iced coffee

Diabetic owner was looking for a mellow brew without cream and sugar.

August 21, 2015
David Wentworth was looking for a way to enjoy mellow coffee without the addition of cream and sugar because of his Type 1 diabetes. Read More