Best Practices for Resuming Business Operations

Employer Strategies For A Healthy Return To Office

Chamber Urges Gov. Whitmer to Support Comprehensive Back to Work Strategy

The Detroit Regional Chamber’s data driven three-legged stool approach to bringing employees back to work hinges on the signature of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.  Employers have been clamoring for help in…

Polling Shows Why Chamber-Backed PPE Tax Relief Critical for Michigan Recovery

After months of negotiations and hearings, the Michigan House of Representatives voted 102-7 to pass a package of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) tax relief bills that the Michigan Senate had unanimously approved…

The Future of Sporting Events with Comerica Park and Michigan International Speedway

COVID-19 Town Hall: The Future of Sporting Events with Comerica Park and Michigan International Speedway Leaders Professional sporting organizations are welcoming fans back into their stands as venue capacity restrictions…

What Businesses Need to Know About the Governor’s Vaccination Plans

For more than a year, the Chamber and MICHauto have been working with Gov. Whitmer and state agencies to help Michigan’s critical industries return to work with the MI Safe…

Health Insurers Begin to Waive COVID-19 Costs Through March 31

Fakhoury Global Immigration’s Rami Fakhoury on Immigration Challenges

Mark S. Lee: Being Flexible, Seeking Advice Are Essential to Small Business Success

JS Clark Agency: Benefits Compliance During COVID-19

Watch: Commercial Real Estate Practical Considerations for Your Business

Gov. Whitmer Clarifies Definition of COVID-19 symptoms, Contact in New Executive Order

Watch from CO— Blueprint: Starting Up and Starting Over During the Pandemic

Gov. Whitmer Allows Detroit Casinos to Open Aug. 5

Download: “No Mask No Entry” Signs in Multiple Languages

Download “No Mask No Entry” Signs for your business For more COVID-19 resources in multiple languages, visit English Arabic Burmese Chinese French Spanish Swahili    

Henry Ford Health System Employer Efforts During COVID-19

A key partner in the Detroit Regional Chamber’s health and wellness initiative, Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) is committed to providing the best possible care for patients, communities, and employees…

$15.5M in Detroit, Wayne County COVID-19 Business Relief Grants Available, Apply Starting July 15

Grant Application Open: Oakland Together Small Business Recovery Fund

Employers: Understanding COVID-19 Transmission and Close Contacts

Gov. Whitmer: ‘Masking Up’ Key to Returning to School in Fall

Ford Resumes Construction on Michigan Central Station Development

Restart Michigan with KPMG: Supply Chain Management Series

Chamber Return-to-Work Survey: Businesses Ready to Welcome Employees Back in 2020

Small Business Resources to Help Businesses Navigate COVID-19 and Reopening

Wayne County offering $50 million in grants to small businesses

Schools Expected to Open to In-Person Instruction in the Fall if State COVID Cases Continue to Decrease

Small Business Grants Available, Apply by June 17

Wayne County Community College District and CVS Health Launch COVID-19 Testing

Michigan Is Reopening: Resources to Help Your Business Navigate

Watch: Going the Distance: Mapping Your Next Steps for Long-Term Success

Federal Reserve Board’s Main Street Lending Program Provides More Small and Medium Businesses Support

Michigan Launches New Public WiFi Location Map

MI Safe Start Plan: Phase 4 Explained

The Latest: Personal Care Services Including Salons, Barbershops Reopen Statewide June 15

Access to PPE with MEDC’s Natalie Chmiko

Wayne County COVID-19 Workplace Toolkit

Business Can Be a Leader In Helping to Prevent Second Wave

‘Stay Home, Stay Safe’ is Lifted – What You Need to Know

Gov. Whitmer Moves State to Phase 4, Office Work Opens With Caveat

MI Symptoms Web Applications Helps Businesses Reopen Safely

Michigan PPE Requirements for Reopen

PPE Supply Connect

Moving Forward: Auto and Mobility Marketing and Communications Post-COVID

5 Customer-Focused Business Reopening Strategies

Dykema: Keep Your Business Safe Amid Reopening

Reopening your business effectively means keeping your employees safe and avoiding legal repercussions that could harm the company. In the resources below, Dykema outlines best practices for reopening responsibly. While…

A Breakdown of Last Week’s Executive Orders, What is Open, and Guidelines to Follow

Watch: Tariff Recovery and Finding Cash Now Series

U.S. Chamber Resources to Help Employers Reopen Safely

Michigan Auto Dealerships and Retail Businesses by Appointment, Nonessential Medical, Dental and Veterinary Procedures Authorized

Watch: How COVID-19 is Shaping the Future of the Health Care Industry

Assured Partners: Employers’ Guide to COVID-19 Playbook and FAQ

Assured Partners has developed tools for employers to use to help navigate the next few months coming out of the COVID-19 crisis and into recovery. Many businesses have questions on…

COVID-19 Case Tracing Apps in Development for Automotive Factories

Thirdware Solution Inc. and The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc. announced that they are in discussions to help automotive manufacturers quickly deploy advanced technology to provide confidence to their employees…

KPMG Restart Michigan Auto Series Features Best Practices to Know Now

What Automotive Suppliers Need to Know: Back-to-Work Planning

It’s false to believe that businesses can rely on predicting the future to chart their course over the coming months with too many variables and too wide a range of…

AIREA: Return to Work(place) Office Design and Guides

MWF Michigan Entrepreneur Resilience Fund

Gerald Johnson: Need to Protect Both Lives and Livelihood

Doug Rothwell: Michigan’s Economic Outlook As Businesses Shift to Restart

Getting Michigan’s economy back on its feet will involve businesses and government working in unison to ensure a safe and timely return to work. Business Leaders for Michigan President and…

Adient: COVID-19 Return-to-Work Guide

Download the Adient: COVID-19 Return-to-Work Guide here.  The information in this document may not be applicable to all businesses or places of work. The information was developed based on information…

Michigan Economic Recovery Council: Industry Practices for Restart

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer worked with leaders in health care, business, labor, and education from the Michigan Economic Recovery Council to develop a six-phase reopening plan based on best practices the Council identified…

Watch: Returning to the Workplace Safely in the New Normal

Watch: Reopening Business and Avoiding Liability With the Supply Chain

Watch: Hands-On Restructuring: In-Plant Cost Reductions and Behavior Change

Watch: Assessing Liquidity And Potential Business Transfer Repercussions

Manufacturing to Re-open May 11, Allowing for Sequenced Automotive Restart

Q&A: Barton Malow’s Ryan Maibach Shares Insight on Reopening Operations

Readiness Essentials Checklists for Warehouse, Retail

Auto Smart Start: 7 Playbooks to Guide a Post-COVID-19 Restart

COVID-19 has disrupted operations for Michigan’s automotive industry, and transitioning to the “new normal” post-pandemic will not be easy. Below are 7 resources for automotive OEMs and suppliers on how…

Lt. Gov.: MERC ‘Getting Pretty Close’ on Understanding Measures to Reopen Auto Industry

When might there be clarity on reopening Michigan’s automotive industry? It could be a matter of days. The state’s Michigan Economic Recovery Council (MERC) is working with partners throughout the…

Checklist: Operational Restart Readiness for the Automotive Supply Chain

Watch: Automotive Operational and Financial Restructure

Michigan Work Share Program Expanded to Help Employers Bring Back Employees

Important Work Share Funding Update Notification of Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC) ending: The Federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, signed March 27, 2020, created three new…

Return to Work FAQs from ASE

ASE (American Society of Employers) pulled together a FAQ on the key things businesses need to know when preparing for returning to work when the “Stay at Home, Stay Safe”…

Lear: Safe Work Playbook

Lear: Safe Work Playbook An interactive guide for COVID-19 pandemic preparedness and response. The manual covers a wide range of topics, including step-by-step guides for setting up a pandemic response…

Middle Market: Positioning to Reopen and Rebound