Human Resources

Retention, recruitment, hiring and procedures


Emails trip up municipal officials

State appeals court rules commission members using email to discuss public policy violated Open Meetings Act.

September 22, 2017
A recent unpublished opinion by the Michigan Court of Appeals is a good reminder that deliberation is deliberation, no matter the venue. Read More

Report looks at tools in talent battle

September 22, 2017
As attracting and retaining talent remains the top priority of CEOs, a new survey shows Michigan employers are more aware of the importance of competitive benefits and compensation than the national average. Read More

Inside Track: Strong work, mentors propel Wickstrom

President and future CEO of Erhardt Construction credits childhood chores and early field experience for career success.

September 22, 2017
As Erhardt Construction says goodbye to its longtime chairman and CEO, Joe Erhardt, the company welcomes a familiar face. Ben Wickstrom has served as president since 2011, and as the future owner of the company he’s been a team member of since 1998, he remains committed to teamwork and quality service. Read More

LG Chem hosting job fair

September 22, 2017
An auto supplier will host a career fair next week to fill up to 50 positions as it expands its operation. Read More

Marketing agency hires creative director

September 22, 2017
A local marketing agency has named its new creative director. Read More

Association names Excellence in Construction winners

September 21, 2017
A local association has honored the construction industry’s best work over the last year. Read More

Construction firm CEO steps down

September 20, 2017
A long-time West Michigan construction firm is changing leadership. Read More

Attorney named to 'Under 40 Hot List'

September 20, 2017
A publication that covers litigation and disputes has selected a local lawyer for a list of top attorneys younger than 40. Read More

Partners hosting downtown event on jobs and immigration

September 20, 2017
An international delegation will host an event downtown tomorrow night to connect employers and immigrants and discuss complex issues in the labor market. Read More

Q&A: Jennifer Maxson

September 19, 2017
Jennifer Maxson is passionate about leadership development and public speaking. Read More