Ann Arbor tech community has strong commitment to retaining talent

While we love to share the many inspiring success stories that occur in the Ann Arbor region, the reality is that from time-to-time, a company may experience a set-back. And as excruciating as it may be for the company leadership, occasionally the only way for the organization to survive is to scale back its team …

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Survey Reveals Large Gap in Awareness, Key Concerns and a Strong Preference for Third- Party Apps When Reporting Job-Related Sexual Harassment

 ANN ARBOR, Mich., February 13, 2018 (Newswire.com) – A vital aspect of tackling the serious problem of sexual harassment in the workplace is ensuring that staff are aware of and have readily available effective channels to report such incidents. According to a Neighborhood Watch® for Corporations (wwww.nwfcapp.com) survey, however, 35 percent of those who personally …

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U-M CREDIT UNION DONATES $5,000 TO GIRL SCOUTS WITH HELP OF MORE THAN 20 LOCAL BUSINESSES

U-M CREDIT UNION DONATES $5,000 TO GIRL SCOUTS WITH HELP OF MORE THAN 20 LOCAL BUSINESSES   ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 12, 2018) – Local girls from limited resource families will have the opportunity to become Girl Scouts thanks to a recent donation of $5,000 to the Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan (GSHOM) from the …

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Online Tech announces acquisition by Schurz Communications Inc.

Ann Arbor, Michigan – February 5, 2018 – Online Tech, LLC announced today that it has been acquired by Schurz Communications Inc., a diversified media company. Online Tech plans to leverage the investment capabilities of Schurz to expand to new markets across the United States and expand their product offerings. In connection with the acquisition, Online …

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Five podcasts to kick start your February!

We’re big fans of podcasts at SPARK – which may be obvious since we’ve been hosting a podcast series for the past several years. Taking a tip from Brian Kelly, who curates the A2 New Tech Meetup and likes to recommend podcasts of interest, we thought we’d highlight five podcasts from the past several weeks that could help jumpstart your …

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