Trade War Trauma – Business’s Next Big Challenge

Trade War Trauma

The economy and the business environment have been doing well – at least in the broadest sense, though particular employers and regions may beg to differ. With unemployment at a comparatively-low 4.0% and healthy consumer demand for goods and services, recent trends would seem to be generally favorable for an economically-healthy 2018 – in spite […]

ICE Audit Risk Likely To Rise Dramatically This Summer

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency, or ICE, has drawn a lot of attention in recent months as a result of its increasingly rigid and expansive efforts to locate, prosecute, and deport undocumented immigrants. While the TV cameras’ focus has largely been on the United States’ southern border, many of the Agency’s more sweeping […]

The Seasonal Employer’s Struggle

Running a business isn’t easy, even in the most stable and favorable of environments. It becomes exponentially more difficult when the demand for the products and services you offer, as well as your need for the resources it takes to supply them, varies by the season. Nowhere is this truer than in Northern Michigan’s resort […]