Mark Twain once said, “Honesty is the best policy—when there is money in it.” Apparently, honesty doesn’t pay too well these days, judging by the rise in occupational dishonesty in the labor market.The little white lies and exaggerations that job applicants used to include on their résumés are being replaced by high-tech scams that go […]
The new businesses just keep coming in Lansing.On May 13, a series of new shops and businesses in Lansing’s Old Town district celebrated their new endeavors with a parade of ribbon cuttings, hosted by Mayor Virg Bernero.“Your success is my business,” Bernero told business owners after each ceremony. Bernero shook hands with each business owner individually, […]
For those of you who are Lake Trust Credit Union members, you’re in luck: a new branch has landed in Lansing.A new branch office located at 1300 W. Lake Lansing Rd. in front of the Meijer celebrated its grand opening on Tuesday, April 19 with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Among the crowd that attended was […]
En · tre · pre · neur: a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so.Recently that word has become rather sexy; in a business world where a 9-5 corporate gig is no longer appealing to people in the workforce, many people are looking for a […]
Chick-fil-A, an Atlanta-based fast food chain known for its classic Chick-fil-A chicken sandwiches, has been around since the early 1960’s when Truett Cathy opened his first restaurant. Many Lansing residents love the restaurant, mainly trying it during road trips across the U.S.Soon, Chick-fil-A lovers won’t have to wait till their next family vacation to get […]
At Greater Lansing Business Monthly (GLBM) we work hard to bring the latest and most current business news to the Lansing area, both monthly in our print publication and weekly via our website. This week we want to showcase a few local businesses that are located in the Lansing area, bringing new opportunities and variety to the community.