Job outlook for new college grads is good

An annual survey by the American Society of Employers that took a wide-ranging look at the current state of salaries and benefits produced good news for 2019 college graduates and co-op students. The survey also presented employers with a glimpse of recruitment trends associated with new entrants to the workforce. The survey indicated the low […]

Waste reduction rebates for small manufacturers available statewide

A state pilot program offering rebates to small manufacturing facilities for projects leading to on-site energy savings is now available statewide. The Small Manufacturers Energy Waste Reduction Incentive pilot has been expanded, offering rebates of up to $15,000 per facility, according to the Michigan Energy Office. Small manufacturers in Michigan with 50 or fewer full-time […]

Allen Neighborhood Center awarded state grant

The Allen Neighborhood Center in Lansing has been awarded a state grant to improve and equip an accelerator kitchen to accommodate food-growing and agriculture startups. The Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development awarded the center a $50,000 performance-based grant to design and construct the Allen Place Accelerator Kitchen at the center on Lansing’s east […]

Job satisfaction goes beyond salary

There was a time when salary might have been the key benchmark in deciding which job to accept. There was little else that mattered. As workplace trends have evolved, competitive pay and good benefits still factor into the decision to take a job and stay put, but other factors have become as important – if […]

Chamber Reinforces Need for Regional, Statewide Investment

The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce gave Gov. Gretchen Whitmer praise for her remarks made before a recent gathering of the Lansing Economic Club. The governor spoke to more than 700 mid-Michigan business leaders at the event held March 26 at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing. “We commend Gov. Whitmer for her leadership and […]

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