Items Tagged with 'Benefit'


7 non-traditional benefits small businesses can offer employees

April 30, 2018
Employers nationwide are struggling to attract and retain talent. In fact, 40 percent of U.S. employees are going to look for a new job this year, with one of the leading reasons being compensation and benefits, according to research by the Society for Human Resource Management. Read More

Universal Forest investing tax savings in employee benefits

February 27, 2018
Universal Forest Products is planning to spend one-third of its savings from federal tax reform on a more customized array of employee benefits. Read More

Health plan rolls out cash-back perk for healthy purchases

February 4, 2015
A health plan is rolling out a new cash-back perk for its members to incentivize healthy lifestyles through a mobile shopping app. Read More

Don’t forget to feed retirement accounts — yours and theirs

August 13, 2014
During the downturn of the economy, we saw owners make personal sacrifices in order to keep their companies afloat. Read More

Start Garden invests $70K in five ideas

March 1, 2013
Start Garden put $70,000 into five projects this week, including $60,000 into a trio that returned for another round as part of Update Night. Read More

Start Garden passes $1 million in investments and funds two mobile apps

December 18, 2012
Start Garden has now officially used up $1 million of its original $15 million reservoir in Rick DeVos’s mission to invest in local entrepreneurs. The seed fund has backed more than 60 ideas since May. Read More