While many mid-Michigan businesses struggle to attract young, highly skilled employees, few are as strategic as the insurance industry when recruiting talent. Its initiatives start in area high schools and extend to colleges and universities with programs, part-time jobs and internships to entice young workers into careers it needs to fill now and that are […]
Lisa Corless, 51, was named president of the Lansing-based AF Group in May 2016. Prior to this appointment, she served as senior vice president, chief administration officer and chief of staff. Before joining AF Group, Corless served as chief operating officer for Texas Mutual Insurance Company and was responsible for all insurance operations. What is […]
Each month the GLBM team takes a trending news topic and breaks it down visually. This breakdown helps to better explain the content and gives insight into the intricacies and details of news that affects our community. This month’s topic: Insurance Industry Facts and Trends.
Being named a Fortune 500 Company is an accolade many business owners can only dream of. For PNC Bank, it’s an award they continually remain grateful for. While work perks like cool lounges, free food Fridays, executive box seats at sporting events and nap pods are all benefits that employees look forward to, sometimes the […]
Government at the federal, state and local levels provides many services ranging from national defense to education and local park maintenance. To finance these services, the government levies taxes. The government budget shows expenditures — or outlays — on one side, and tax revenue on the other. In most years, the federal budget is in […]
The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) is the voice of business on legislative issues impacting our region. With consumer optimism at its highest level since 2001 and business optimism increasing, the projected economic outlook is extremely positive. What can we expect from the state legislature in 2017? A pressing issue is addressing the financial […]