Seidman College of Business

Drop in business confidence as leaders worry about recession: GVSU economics expert

Brian Long said for the first time in eight years, survey respondents reacted negatively to long-term business outlooks.

Jun 6, 2022


Battle Creek organizations show support for city students through two partnerships with GVSU

Support for Battle Creek high school students to attend Grand Valley without financial burden was evident in that city this week as new pipeline scholars were introduced and an organization announced an innovative scholarship program.

May 18, 2022


Michigan SBDC clients, region honored at Small Business Awards Gala

32 small businesses that worked with the SBDC were recognized, the SBDC for Southeast Michigan won statewide honors.

May 17, 2022


GVSU mourns alumnus and supporter Raymond Bennett, '92

The Grand Valley community mourns the death of Marriott International executive Raymond "Ray" Bennett, '92, who died May 5.

May 10, 2022


Recession worries loom even as economic indicators are stable: GVSU economic expert

While economic indicators remain stable or are even on the rise, worry over interest rates, inflation and continued supply chain issues have many leaders and economists predicting a recession.

May 9, 2022


GVSU site of Michigan World Trade Week Conference

Discussion at the 36th annual Michigan World Trade Week Business Conference will center on the global supply chain, the European Union and top consumer trends.

Apr 28, 2022


Fireside Chat speaker: Here's how Michigan, Grand Valley can design education for the future

Quentin Messer Jr., CEO of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, sees great economic potential for the state, and Grand Valley can play a big part in making it come to fruition.

Apr 12, 2022


Mercantile Bank programs provide GVSU students with assistance for education expenses, experience in banking fields

Mercantile Bank has launched the Mentoring, Aspiring, Preparing program and, in partnership with Grand Valley, a scholarship, providing students with assistance for their education expenses while exposing them to careers in banking.

Mar 15, 2022


Recovery for automotive suppliers requires holistic thinking, experts say

The COVID-19 pandemic came amid a series of compounding events that has put tremendous strain on automotive suppliers.

Mar 10, 2022


GVSU expert: Economic numbers rise after COVID falls, yet Russian invasion will impact local, global markets

Business indicators rose in February but are beginning to see impacts from the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Mar 8, 2022