Human Resources

Retention, recruitment, hiring and procedures


Label maker hires VP of sales and marketing

April 25, 2017
A local custom label maker has named its new vice president of sales and marketing. Read More

VARI scientist elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

April 25, 2017
The chief scientific officer at a local research institution has been elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Teresa Weatherall Neal of GRPS

April 25, 2017
Teresa Weatherall Neal — the superintendent of Grand Rapids Public Schools — is the featured guest in episode 31 of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

College president departing school

April 21, 2017
A college president in the region has announced he will be moving on to a new school this summer. Read More

Businesses: Own your problems

Cascade Engineering’s Keller urges leaders to step in and promote societal and cultural shifts.

April 21, 2017
Businesses should relish the opportunity to play a role in the societal and cultural shifts in our country, according to Cascade Engineering Chairman Fred Keller. Read More

Region rates highly in culture and cooperation

‘Best and Brightest’ comparables show where West Michigan is strong, could improve.

April 21, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) West Michigan’s cream-of-the-crop companies compare favorably to the other top employers from regions across the country when it comes to culture, cooperation and diversity. Read More

Whirlpool appoints board of directors

April 21, 2017
Whirlpool announced its board of directors for the next year following its annual stockholders meeting. Read More

Nonprofit producing Think Green career fair

April 21, 2017
A nonprofit that helps urban students connect to technology careers will host a sustainability-focused career fair next week. Read More

Is my smartphone making me dumb?

April 21, 2017
I read an article recently about building cultural intelligence and the role that your smartphone may play in hindering your ability to do so. Evidently, we need time to be bored. Read More

Teacher charged with embezzlement

April 21, 2017
| By AP
A suspended teacher in the area has been arraigned on an embezzlement charge. Read More