Guest Column

Opinions and tips from experts within the community.

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Facebook feature lets you name an ‘heir’ on account

March 27, 2015
As our lives become increasingly digital, more and more of our assets are based in technology and created online. Read More

Prosperity is driven by education attainment

March 20, 2015
Business Journal editor Carole Valade titled a recent editorial “Michigan: a state of impoverishment.” Read More

Juice up your title insurance coverage

March 13, 2015
You're buying real estate. Read More

Trade Promotion Authority promotes job creation

March 6, 2015
As U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas Donohue highlighted in his recent speech to the Grand Rapids Economic Club, Congress faces an important choice as it considers renewing the Trade Promotion Authority. Read More

Sustaining Highway Trust Fund will be test for Congress

February 20, 2015
If you like potholes, thank a politician. Read More

Make time work for you, rather than against you

February 13, 2015
Are you satisfied with what you accomplish in a day? Or are you constantly falling behind? Read More

How recent Supreme Court rulings may affect your business

February 6, 2015
Litigation has a way of disrupting a company like few other events. Read More

Major revisions to Michigan Nonprofit Corporation Act

January 30, 2015
By signing Michigan Senate Bills 623, 624 and 929 on Jan. 15, Gov. Rick Snyder ratified a significant set of revisions to the Michigan Nonprofit Corporation Act that every nonprofit should consider implementing, or at least be familiar with. Read More

Embrace immigrants for the right reasons

January 23, 2015
Let’s be honest. Many of us wouldn’t mind immigrants bursting in from Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands — you know, the people who look like us. Read More

Low wages are major impediment to labor supply

January 16, 2015
Gov. Rick Snyder has made clear that one of his top priorities is career technical education for the skilled trades, particularly in construction, manufacturing and agriculture. Read More