An important new report is out from United for ALICE, entitled, “ALICE in focus: Children in financial hardship.”
For a variety of reasons, many individuals — even those who have created thoughtful estate plans — fail to create plans for the distribution of their personal property following death.
Many people in today’s workforce have higher expectations for benefits from their employer.
I’m often asked to help a company refine its sales force compensation plans.
Teachers, substitutes, aides and nearly all educators within a K-12 school system have endured so much throughout the duration of the pandemic, which unfortunately now is in its third year.
The Huntington Bank article with CEO Steve Steinour (“Huntington CEO surveys ‘enormous change’ of past year,” May 16) was a bit lopsided.
In America today, approximately 1 of 5 Americans is suffering with a mental health issue, and approximately 1 in 25 adults is experiencing a serious mental illness that substantially interferes with one or more major life activities.
Every year in Michigan, thousands of lives are impacted by stroke.
As COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, the future health of Michigan residents will rely in large part on the percentage who are vaccinated against the virus. Unfortunately, that number remains low among African Americans.
One of the biggest tragedies of our lifetimes is the rampant growth of childhood poverty in this country.
“How do I get ’em to do what I want ’em to?”
In a time of great struggle for Michigan families, we have the opportunity to take a simple but powerful, popular and positive action.
Conventional wisdom has it that big cities are dead.
Intel recently announced it is going to invest an initial $20 billion in a new chip fabrication plant in metro Columbus, Ohio.
Diseases like cancer and Parkinson’s can only be defeated by big, bold thinking. Grand Rapids — today a thriving hub of medical and biomedical ingenuity and education — is up to the task.
There is a valuable axiom in business that guides many successful people — “read the room.” It means be aware of your surroundings and the people in the audience.
In December 2021, we began the fifth year of regulation of legalized marijuana in Michigan.
Twelve years ago, Senator Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) introduced a last-minute amendment to the historic Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform bill.
When I was responsible for the Instruments Division at Stryker, the West Michigan-based Fortune 500 company, I knew we had to continually invest in our sales representatives.
I recently experienced what has become a common event. A client said sales were flat for too long and knew something had to be done.