Chamber News & Blog

November 20, 2017
Article type: News
A group hoping to legalize the recreational use of marijuana announced their plans to submit the required signatures to get the question on the 2018 ballot. The Michigan Chamber is opposed. 
leading a team
November 16, 2017
Article type: Blog
Being seen as a leader is something many of us strive for, whether we are the owner of our own company or a frontline manager/supervisor.
November 13, 2017
Article type: News
From wrongly accusing over 40,000 individuals of UI fraud to the growing problem of identity theft claims to a compromise of their database this past winter, it is overwhelmingly clear that the UI program needs reforms.
November 13, 2017
Article type: News
hand pointing to resume
November 8, 2017
Article type: Blog
When choosing a background check service, the first question to ask is: Is this my territory? Do I know and understand the complex laws surrounding employee background screening?
November 7, 2017
Article type: Blog
Accommodating employees with disabilities presents a number of challenges, but those associated with mental health disabilities can be particularly difficult.
check
November 3, 2017
Article type: Blog
The Payment of Wages and Fringe Benefits Act, Public Act 390 of 1978, as amended, regulates the payment of hourly wages, salaries, commissions, certain fringe benefits (vacation pay, sick pay, etc.) as specified in written contracts or written policies.
November 2, 2017
Article type: News
63 of 110 State House lawmakers turned their backs on Michigan drivers and voted "no" on reforms to the state's broken and costly auto insurance system.
diverse office workers
November 2, 2017
Article type: Blog
A diverse workforce is a key element to a successful enterprise. Here are 10 points to consider when developing diversity initiatives within your organization.