Items Tagged with 'Seidman College of Business'

ARTICLES

West Michigan colleges rate among Princeton Review's 'best'

August 10, 2018
The Princeton Review has released its latest ratings on several West Michigan colleges. Read More

Census numbers boost region

Growing population also is attracting more businesses to West Michigan.

April 27, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Kent County’s population grew by nearly 6,500 people in one year, according to newly released U.S. Census Bureau numbers. Read More

Lakeshore leaders call for regulating health care costs

The 2018 Health Check noted Grand Rapids patients pay approximately $3,000 more per hospital admission compared to Detroit.

March 9, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Business leaders from along the Lakeshore came together earlier this month for the 2018 Health Check, a report conducted by economists from Tulane University and the GVSU Seidman College of Business, which analyzed health trends and costs in Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon and Allegan counties. Read More

Michigan raises minimum wage to $9.25

Local economist believes hike will have minimal impact on economy.

January 5, 2018
Michigan employees being paid minimum wage will see an increase in their paychecks in 2018. Read More

Business caution signs for the new year

December 29, 2017
Forecasters are bullish regarding the national economy and the only word to add regarding West Michigan’s economy is “cautiously” bullish. Read More

Most signs point toward positive 2018 economic outlook

December 22, 2017

Despite the Thanksgiving break and deer season, November usually is a productive month, and this year was no exception.

Read More

The Achilles’ heel: talent attraction and retention

December 1, 2017
It is imperative for politicians and economic development officers who crow about “bringing jobs” to West Michigan to cease the false bravado and address the enormous elephant in the room: talent attraction and retention. Read More

Small Business Development Center names state executive director

March 13, 2015
An entrepreneur who’s spent his career starting and building companies is stepping into the leadership position at the statewide Michigan Small Business Development Center based at Grand Valley State University. Read More

Family Business survey reveals strength and longevity

August 29, 2014
A survey conducted in collaboration by two West Michigan universities reveals the stabilizing force of family-owned businesses in the region. Read More

New business dean relies on previous experience to face changing needs

May 2, 2014
Grand Valley State University’s new dean of business recognizes the need for academic programs to adapt to the needs and demands of a changing professional environment. Read More