Few have been financially unscathed in the wake of the pandemic. Yet, as West Michigan has proven time and time again when recessions hit, businesses in the region (although battered) weather the respective storms relatively well.
Companies that make proactive efforts to support veterans have seen benefits beyond just Veterans Day.
The SEC’s intent is to ensure that you, as the investor, have enough information to decide whether a professional investment recommendation is best suited to your needs no matter who is offering it.
Leaders who succeed in times of crisis — like in the face of COVID-19 and unprecedented racial and social unrest — are the ones who go beyond success and set the mark at legendary.
While many are in a hurry to put the uncertainties of 2020 in the rearview, continued economic disruption may not be behind us just yet.
In a year filled with clouds of uncertainty and some dismay, residential real estate has been an undeniable bright spot shining through.
For many business owners, the decision surrounding how and when to exit the business can be complicated and emotional.
Most businesses sign leases for many years to house their operations. But what happens when you’re hit with a pandemic that limits your ability to use the space you spend 5%-8% of your revenue on?
With wildfires raging on America’s west coast and hurricanes to the east, 2020 has shaped up to be a uniquely rough year for natural disasters, COVID-19 notwithstanding.
Many people are wondering what will happen to the exemption if there is a Democratic president and possibly a Democratic-controlled Congress.
In a world filled with so much uncertainty, one thing is sure: There are medical device manufacturers in your neighborhood that are thrilled to help you save patient lives.
The coronavirus pandemic has, in many ways, rewritten the book on business practices.
Even before a shovel hits the ground, the impact of COVID-19 is changing the way we collaborate with schools.
Public and quasi-public projects that might not have been viable in the past can be structured using today's P3 model to make them viable and sustainable projects.
Your personal priorities govern the type of sustainable investing that will best align with your goals.
As we roll through our fifth year of historically low inventory levels in West Michigan, will that trend continue?
One of the many significant impacts of COVID-19 has been the reallocation of necessary resources and capital, causing many industries to adjust and adapt their practices. New health and safety regulations, as well as pandemic-related closures, have led to changes in processes and priorities in the food industry.
At Rockford Construction, we’re more than a typical construction, development and property management firm. As a member of the Grand Rapids community, we strive to connect with our clients, community members and employees in ways that extend well beyond our work.
Among the strategic areas are three upon which companies must focus to move forward and thrive during these uncertain times.
If you are 72 or older and have already taken the required minimum distribution (RMD) from an IRA account, you can reverse your withdrawal until Aug. 31. There may be advantages to doing so, depending on your financial situation.