Human Resources

Retention, recruitment, hiring and procedures


Man runs from jail sentence

October 31, 2014
| By AP
Authorities said they have captured a man who fled a courthouse in the region after being sentenced to jail. Read More

Online job portal offers employers a twofer is simplifying the job search for two.

October 31, 2014, a micro-niche job search portal, has been connecting job-seeking couples, partners or friends with employers specifically hiring two-member teams since 2006. Read More

Software company visualizes offices of the future

Configura’s annual conference is about gathering input from users.

October 31, 2014
What is the most underused space in your office? Read More

Inside Track: ‘Commitment is the foundation of a good life’

John Wolohan, Guiding Light’s substance abuse program administrator, is a successful product of the nonprofit’s efforts.

October 31, 2014
Men like John Wolohan are, simply put, the best physical evidence for why Guiding Light Mission matters for Grand Rapids. Read More

U-M names ex-furniture exec interim athletic director

October 31, 2014
The former top executive at a local office furniture maker has been named the interim athletic director at the University of Michigan. Read More

Auto supplier invests $7.3M in expansion, 198 jobs

October 31, 2014
A supplier of components and systems for auto interiors is planning an expansion at multiple sties in the region that will create 198 jobs. Read More

Whirlpool names president of North America

October 31, 2014
An executive who’s spent that last 10 years at Whirlpool after working at two everyday consumer brands is the new president of North America for the global appliance maker. Read More

Hiring your first employee

October 31, 2014
For startups and small businesses, getting ready to hire your first employee is an exciting time. Read More

Furniture maker recruits for up to 50 jobs

October 30, 2014
An office furniture maker is planning to hire up to 50 employees for its manufacturing team in the region. Read More

Producer creates viral video

October 30, 2014
An experimental viral marketer has done it again — drawing in millions of viewers. Read More