Guest Column

Opinions and tips from experts within the community.


Does the coronavirus outbreak matter financially?

February 21, 2020
The coronavirus manifests as a pneumonia-like illness resistant to standard treatments. Read More

Open your manufacturing doors to Gen Z talent

February 21, 2020
Imagine you’re a tier-one auto supplier in a spotless new 45,000-square-foot facility in your local industrial park. Read More

Undertrained sales managers often make common mistakes

February 14, 2020
In most organizations, sales managers are the essential bridge between the company’s sales goals and the realization of those goals. Read More

There is no such thing as being too prepared … for taxes and death

February 14, 2020
If Benjamin Franklin has taught us anything, there are two sure things in life: death and taxes. Read More

Technology hurts wages in hospitality industry

The hospitality industry is characterized by lots of low-wage workers.

February 7, 2020
The hospitality industry is characterized by lots of low-wage workers. Read More

Your due diligence checklist for buying real estate

February 7, 2020
The rule in purchasing real estate is “buyer beware.” Read More

Michigan business leaders must lead on public health

January 31, 2020
The new year is upon us, and millions of Michiganders are resolving to live healthier lives. Read More

A perspective on the new coronavirus outbreak

January 31, 2020
Concerns over the human and economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak in China have driven a financial market flight to safety in recent days. Read More

GEAR UP for tomorrow’s workforce

January 24, 2020
“Who let the students in? And those teachers, what are they doing here?” Read More

New Community Transformation Fund supports people of color in business

On Jan. 20, we celebrated Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and legacy, including the iconic 1963 speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., in which he urged America to “make real the promises of democracy.” Read More