Human Resource & Labor Law Assistance:
Advocacy: For the state to be seen and known as an attractive and competitive place to do business, Michigan labor laws must be fair and affordable. With this as a main focus, governmental involvement and regulations should be reduced, giving employers the flexibility they need in order to manage their workplace as well as to address their employees' needs.
Chamber Compliance Center: The Michigan Chamber Compliance Center is a site designed as a portal for information regarding employment law, tax policy, and environmental, health, and safety laws. Michigan Chamber members, insurance clients, and qualified publication purchasers receive free access to this secured resource.
Employee Background Checks: Michigan Chamber customers can get discounted pricing on valuable employment background screening services. You will receive great service backed by superb technology, offering a cost-effective way to check the backgrounds of your job applicants with ease. There are no setup fees or minimum order requirements.
Labor Law Hotline: Michigan Chamber members have access to a free labor law hotline to have their specific employment law questions answered. It is available via a toll-free number.
Publications & Labor Law Posters Store: Our employment law handbooks covering state and federal employment law issues for all Michigan businesses are extremely popular. Topics include Hiring & Firing, Compensation & Benefits, Employer & Employee Protections, Employee Handbook Policies, Unemployment Insurance, and Employee Electronic Use. In addition, the Michigan Chamber compiles and publishes a labor law poster set, which includes the mandatory notices Michigan employers must display.
Seminars & Webinars: We provide employers with the training they need to remain in compliance with Michigan and federal laws, widen their operating margin, stay competitive within the marketplace and develop their employees. With a focus on human resource, safety, environmental and tax laws, these seminars for Michigan businesses target crucial topics for companies operating in today's business environment.
Salary & Benefits Survey: The Michigan Chamber has been offering a multi-industry salary and benefits survey for over 20 years. This provides employers with current, accurate compensation information needed to successfully attract and retain quality employees. It also allows competitors to share current wage information with each other while maintaining complete participant confidentiality.
Northwood University Partnership: The Michigan Chamber has partnered with Northwood University to offer a $1,000 scholarship for eligible Northwood University students.
Savings Programs & Business Services
Business Supply Savings Program: The Michigan Chamber offers significant savings on business supplies through our partnership with Staples Business Advantage.
Certificates of Origin: The Michigan Chamber provides Certificate of Origin services through an online portal that is secure, simple, fast and convenient. You can trust the Michigan Chamber to serve your export documentation needs.
Credit Card Processing Program: The Michigan Chamber offers competitive rates and great service for credit and debit card payment processing. Save an average of 15 to 20% on your current processing fees.
Utility, Lighting & Telecom Savings: The Michigan Chamber offers two great programs to help you manage and significantly reduce your utility and telecommunication costs with real savings, refunds and credits. We are able to perform a thorough analysis of your utility billing, leading to past financial recovery and ongoing monthly savings. We can also help you to reduce your facility electric bills, save on maintenance time and cost, and make a positive imprint on the environment through a practical long-term solution of LED lighting.