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    Tuesday, December 11, 2018
    Take the guesswork out of your decision-making and deliver a better bottom line. This 1-day course is designed for managers who want an applicable understanding of financial concepts, tools, and techniques.By the end of this course, you will have a grasp on the numbers side of business and the impact that it has. You will be able to apply your training to contribute strategic information to your ...read more
    Categories: Education, Chamber
    Monday, December 10, 2018
    be the change.Host a young adult experiencing homelessness in your home.Approximately 3,300 young people experience homelessness in West Michigan every day. They can be experiencing homelessness for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to: family conflict, poverty, gender identity and sexual orientation. The goal of the Host Home Program is to connect young people with caring adult ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, December 04, 2018
    Davenport University is proud to partner with APICS Grand Rapids Chapter to offer the CPIM Exam Preparation Programs. CPIM is recognized globally as the standard in production and inventory control, one of the most critical functions for reducing costs and achieving competitive advantage. Who should pursue the CPIM credential?  Professionals working in the following fields would benefit from CPIM ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education
    Monday, December 03, 2018
    Visionary Award Applications Now Being Accepted Application process is now open for the Lakeshore Advantage 2019 Visionary Award. This year's Visionary Award winner will be a current K-12 teacher or administrator employed in Allegan or Ottawa counties who has created opportunities for students to gain awareness of in-demand careers through projects and collaboration. The awardee will be ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Wednesday, November 28, 2018
    Veterans are able to sign up online at www.miottawa.org/honorrewards, by e-mail to countyclerk@miottawa.org, or through the mail.
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, November 28, 2018
    The Christmas Yard Cards are back, again!  The City of Zeeland hosted Christmas Yard Card workshops throughout the end of October to give City residents the chance to join in this age-old tradition.  Yard Cards will be displayed throughout Zeeland from November 26 through the end of December.   The Christmas Yard Cards made their way to Zeeland in the 1960’s when a local resident came upon an ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, November 27, 2018
    The Certificate of Integrated Operations Management supports every organization’s quest for operational excellence. In this program, we follow a proven, interdisciplinary approach — incorporatingoperations management, project management,and quality management — for designing and managing effective business operations. Participants gain a holistic view of operations management in increasingly ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education
    Monday, November 26, 2018
    Two big screen showings of the award-winning documentary “Wilderness to World Class – The Story of Holland Michigan” will celebrate the film’s State History Award and the one-year anniversary of its release.  Dubbed the Encore Premier, the showings will be at the Knickerbocker Theatre in downtown Holland at 4 and 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. Admission will be free with no tickets ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 26, 2018
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    Monday, November 26, 2018
    Tulip Time Festival (www.tuliptime.com) invites you to join us for an evening of Dutch holiday traditions as we celebrate Sinterklaas Eve, on Friday, December 7, 2018.Sinterklaas Eve festivities begin at 6:00p with Dutch lantern making, activities and storytelling at the Holland Area Arts Council located at 150 E. 8th Street. Dutch lanterns are available to the first 300 children beginning at ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 26, 2018
    Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital announced today that it has received prestigious international recognition as a Designated Baby-Friendly birth facility by Baby Friendly USA.  Baby-Friendly USA, Inc., is the U.S. authority for the implementation of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative, a global program sponsored by the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children’s Fund or ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 26, 2018
    HYP is actively accepting Grant Request Applications for funding from our HYP Endowment Fund. The HYP Endowment Fund is a fund at the Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area. Since 2009, the HYP Fund has granted over $30,000 to local nonprofits that provide and encourage leadership development.    2018 Grant Applications will be accepted through midnight on December 1, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 26, 2018
    K&R Truck Sales announced they have acquired the operating assets of West Michigan Mobile Mechanic in Wyoming, MI effective November 1, 2018. The name, West Michigan Mobile Mechanic, and the great management and personnel team have been retained. As K&R Truck Sales and West Michigan International continue to grow, they continue to provide their customers with additional services and ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, November 20, 2018
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    Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    West Michigan Works! today recognized Nicholas Borgman, customer service representative at Quality Car Wash with a 2018 Beverly A. Drake Essential Service Award for his integrity, commitment, and passion in his job.  A program of West Michigan Works!, the Essential Service Awards honor non-managerial employees who provide critical services that often go unnoticed and unrewarded.  Borgman was one ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    The 12-week, 6-session Certificate of Supervisory Management program focuses on the core competencies necessary to increase productivity and performance. Whether you are a new or experienced manager, this course will help you find the right mix of guidance, leadership, motivation, and communication to acquire peak results.  The program begins with an individual DISC assessment and interpretation ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education
    Monday, November 19, 2018
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 19, 2018
    Tulip Time Festival (www.tuliptime.com) announces online registration is now open for the Tulip Time Run, which will be held on Saturday, May 4, at Kollen Park.Experience the beauty of Holland as you run through the tulip-lined streets! The Tulip Time Run, now in its 9th year, is presented by MVP Athletic Club, and offers an event for everyone -- a 5K, 10K and Kids’ Fun Run. If you are running ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 19, 2018
    Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grade. It is the fifth consecutive “A” grade that Zeeland Community Hospital has received from the Leapfrog Group in its bi-annual hospital ratings release. The designation recognizes Zeeland Community Hospital’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and meeting the highest safety ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 19, 2018
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    Thursday, November 15, 2018
    We have JOBS for YOU! What could be better than getting a job for the HOLIDAYS! Long term, temp to HIRE positions!   Manpower in Muskegon is currently recruiting for over 20 openings at SHAPE in Grand Haven, MI Positions are available on 2nd and 3rd shift. NEW PAY RATES!! 2nd shift  ($12.85/hr.) 3rd shift ($12.85/hr.) Employees at Shape can now use Nicotine products! (with ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, November 15, 2018
    Mercantile Bank of Michigan announces additions to its West Michigan Mortgage team with the appointment of Jodi White as Mortgage Lender, AVP and Julie Kamer as Mortgage Lender.    Jodi White has nearly 30 years of mortgage and banking experience and will use her expertise to grow Mercantile’s Mortgage services throughout Holland and the surrounding Lakeshore communities.  She also serves as a ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, November 14, 2018
        MICHIGAN WEST COAST CHAMBER OF COMMERCE NAMES MANDI BROWER OF QUALITY CAR WASH AS THE 2018 SMALL BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR    Holland, Michigan(November 13, 2018) – Quality Car Wash’s Mandi Brower was named the 2018 Small Business Person of the Year by the Michigan West Coast Chamber of Commerce. Brower accepted the award at the November 13th Wake Up West Coast Breakfast, held at the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Wednesday, November 14, 2018
    Business And Estate Planning Newsletter Welcome back to Cunningham Dalman's Business and Estate Planning Newsletter.  We strive to provide you with helpful articles and links to legal issues on topics related to business and estate planning. We hope you find it beneficial!  Family Business: How To Transition A Company To Active and Inactive Family Members By Haans Mulder   A common ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 12, 2018
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    Monday, November 12, 2018
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    Monday, November 12, 2018
    MAINTAINING PRODUCTIVITY 5 Tips for Getting Out of Your Own WayWe've all been there. Working on a big project or new initiative, when all of a sudden progress comes to a grinding halt, and you're struggling to find the motivation to keep moving forward. Often, it's an outside influence that throws everything off track, like a client changing their mind about the objectives of the project or a ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    Holland Area Youth Orchestra is looking for a new conductor, starting in the 2019-2020 season. Please share this information and help us spread the word!   Click here for more information!  
    Categories: Community
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    We hope you will be able to join us as we celebrate 2018!
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    Monday, November 12, 2018
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    Tuesday, October 17, 2017
    (Grand Rapids, Michigan) – US Signal, a Midwest-based IT solutions provider, today announced the addition of object storage to its portfolio of cloud storage solutions. The new service provides a cost-effective method for storing large quantities of non-transactional or unstructured data, making it ideal for uses cases such as long-term file retention of archive data or backup datasets. It can ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Grand Rapids, Michigan-based US Signal today announced it has enhanced its popular disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) offering to include two service tiers: standard and premium. Doing so will allow the IT solution provider's customers to customize their DR plans to meet specific business requirements and risk profiles.Tiers Offer Protection Level Choices With both ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release

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