Business Solutions

Michigan Minimum Wage Set to Increase in January

Effective January 1, 2018, the minimum wage rate will increase from $8.90 to $9.25. This new change to state law marks the end of a gradual 25 percent increase of the minimum wage.

The Workforce Opportunity Wage Act, Public Act 138 of 2014 (Act 138) took effect on May 27, 2014, replacing the Michigan Minimum Wage and Overtime Act (Act 154). Act 138 applies to employers in Michigan that have two or more employees age 16 and older.  

Go Green: Tips for Becoming a More Environmentally Responsible Business

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Running an environmentally friendly business helps you reduce your impact on the environment and preserves natural resources. But becoming green as a business is not a one-off change; it's an ongoing endeavor that requires constant learning and improving.

Consider these waste reduction tips for specific industries.