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IT policies and procedures your business needs

May 25, 2015
Businesses may think that they only need to adopt information technology policies and procedures where they are required to do so by law. However, it is a far better practice to proactively adopt IT policies and procedures to protect your business, even where you are not required to do so. Read More

Grand Rapids receives $103K grant for low-income jobs initiative

May 25, 2015
The city of Grand Rapids has been awarded a $103,963 research and planning grant from a foundation for its Jobs Initiative. Read More

EPIC finalists earn distinction, honors

When representatives from 20 businesses gather to celebrate West Michigan’s entrepreneurial, progressive, innovative and collaborative efforts, the results should be EPIC. Read More

Genzink gears up for nondestructive testing division

Company hopes that 50 percent of NDT crew’s work will be external.

May 22, 2015
Recently, John Maxson had contractors in his Genzink Steel office nearly every day. Read More

Grand Rapids ranks No. 2 in US for 'finding employment'

May 22, 2015
Due to low unemployment rates and strong job prospects in several industries, Grand Rapids is the second-best city in the country for finding a job “right now.” Read More

African-American health workers lose appeal

May 21, 2015
| By AP
An appeals court has upheld a decision that kills a discrimination lawsuit filed by African-American home health care workers. Read More

Ohio food service distributor enters market

May 20, 2015
An Ohio distributor of food and supplies to more than 800 fast food and casual-dining chain restaurants has entered the market by securing a distribution building that it expects will create 100 jobs. Read More

Charter Capital Partners names managing director of new practice

May 20, 2015
An investment banking firm has hired a woman with 20 years of experience performing and critiquing business valuation services to lead a new practice. Read More

Q&A: Lynee Wells

May 19, 2015
Lynee Wells is a principal and urban planner with Williams & Works, an engineering, surveying and community planning firm in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Office space trend: More amenities

May 19, 2015
The latest trends in office spaces revolve around employee comfort, workplace culture and desirable amenities. Read More