Remote learning and enrichment underway for YouthQuest
Enrollment open for students attending Flint Community Schools, International Academy of Flint (FLINT, Mich., May 4, 2020) With face-to-face learning suspended for the remainder of the school year, YouthQuest is now offering remote learning and enrichment opportunities for students at Flint Community Schools and International Academy of Flint through June 4. “As Flint students follow the […]
Flint & Genesee Chamber provides remote professional development opportunities in May
Flint & Genesee Chamber Welcomes 20+ New Members in Recent Months
On Tuesday, June 2 the Flint Farmers’ Market will reopen their doors for the first time since March with new guidelines for vendors and customers. The Market will be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. while still offering curbside pickup on Saturdays with pre-ordering online on Wednesdays. Guidelines include: Wearing a mask or face covering…
In 2003, after working in the security sector in the Flint area for six years, Deborah Johnson and her husband, Michael, decided to take the business into their own hands. “Why not go out on a limb?” says Johnson. “Isn’t that where the fruit is?” Working in their basement, the couple launched Citizens Statewide Security, Inc. “We started with the…
The US-23 Digital Drive-In Theater will open its gates on Friday, May 22 with new social distancing guidelines put in place. According to a Facebook post, new rules and regulations include opening at half capacity, a $5 surcharge per vehicle and surgical masks provided with ticket costs and requiring customers to say inside their vehicle instead of in lawn chairs.…
The COVID-19 pandemic has upended everything, including perhaps people’s trust in the places and spaces where they work. As businesses prepare to reopen, while the public health crisis persists, discussions have understandably focused on how to bring people back into the workplace with the proper safeguards.
Inside Business spoke with several local architects about what the return to a traditional work environment means from a design standpoint to protect employees from the transmission of infectious diseases.
Is your company missing out on an untapped talent pool? Research from Accenture, in partnership with Disability:IN and the American Association of People with Disabilities, suggests that you might be. According to Getting to Equal: The Disability Inclusion Advantage, only 29 percent of Americans with disabilities (ages 16-64) participated in the workforce in July 2018. In contrast, 75 percent of…
THA Architects Engineers announced that David J. Bennett, AIA, has rejoined the firm after a six-year absence. Bennett originally joined THA as an intern in 1994 and became a full-time employee in 2001 after graduating from the University of Michigan School of Architecture. He became a licensed Architect in 2008.