Opinions and tips from experts within the community.
For the past five years, Kansas has tried and failed to grow its economy through big tax cuts. Read More
Women made considerable progress in the U.S. during the last decades of the 20th century, but women’s advancement in the leadership pipeline has stalled. Read More
January in Michigan gives us a few things to look forward to: Newsmakers of the Year, more snow, holiday bills — and property tax assessments. Read More
Whatever one may think about America’s prospects under the Trump administration, it seems clear already that his time in office will provide Americans with ample opportunities to learn history, ethics and civics lessons we might have otherwise ignored (sorta like “Hamilton,” but without the music). Read More
A new partnership between Michigan Community Action (MCA) and the Skilled to Build Foundation of Michigan is producing a classic win/win scenario: It is providing low-skilled workers a path out of poverty and offering Kent County homebuilders at least partial relief from a lingering labor shortage. Read More
The health sciences in Grand Rapids are a driving force in the local economy and a powerful catalyst for regional growth. Read More
The value an owner gets when selling a business can depend on a lot of factors beyond his or her control. Read More