Chamber News & Blog

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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.
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.
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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.
November 1, 2017
Article type: Blog
Currently, the Occupational Safety Health and Administration (OSHA) requires that covered employers record workplace safety data in the form of an injury and illness report for each case (Form 301), a log of the cases (Form 300), and an annual summary of work-related injuries and illnesses (Form 300A).
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October 26, 2017
Article type: Blog
Data privacy does need to be taken seriously, but it does not need to be all doom and gloom.
meeting agenda
October 24, 2017
Article type: Blog
Wasted time in meetings never occurred under the watch of Admiral Hyman Rickover, the father of the United States nuclear navy.