Rick Snyder (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas, File)

Local Services Shared Before Snyder Took Office

A survey of the state’s local government leaders found that Gov. Rick Snyder’s financial incentives for communities to share services are working, although most were collaborating to save money long before Snyder took office last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2012


Survey: 1 In 4 Would Get Plastic Surgery If It Weren’t For The Cost

A new survey from reports that nearly one-in-four U.S. adults said they would get plastic surgery if cost were not an issue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2012

Compuware headquarters in downtown Detroit

Study Reveals Nearly Half of CIOs Not Confident About App Performance

Compuware Corp. (Nasdaq:CPWR) announced the findings of a new international study examining application performance management problems and challenges facing IT executives and their impact on the business and on user demand.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/29/2012


Survey: Retirement May Be Thing Of The Past

A new study shows 57 percent of workers age 60 plus surveyed said they would look for a new job after retiring from their current company, showing that retirement no longer means the end of one’s career.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2012

The atrium fountain at Compuware headquarters in downtown Detroit. Photo courtesy Maia Cowan.

Compuware: Consumers Won’t Put Up With Poor Web Site Performance

Compuware Corp. (Nasdaq:CPWR) Wednesday published findings of a new survey showing that consumers are frustrated by poor Web site performance during peak traffic periods and have developed even less tolerance for it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2012

business leaders for michigan

Business Leaders Survey Backs Michigan Universities As Job Creators

According to a survey conducted by Business Leaders for Michigan in January, Michigan voters strongly believe the state’s universities play an important role in the creation of new jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2012

The downtown Grand Rapids skyline. WWJ file photo.

West Michigan Economic Trend: Slow But Positive

The West Michigan industrial economy continues to experience slow but positive growth, according to the results of a monthly survey compiled by Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2012

The Vince Lombardi Trophy at a Press Conference at the Super Bowl XLVI Media Center on February 3, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Survey: 1 In 5 Adults Would Miss Wedding, Funeral To Attend Super Bowl

What would you give up to go to the Super Bowl?

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2012


Poll: Michigan Headed In The Right Direction

The poll — which was conducted by Lambert Edwards & Associates and Denno Research — found that 56-percent of the people in Michigan believe that the state is heading in the right direction.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2012


Survey: Michigan CPAs More Optimistic For Growth In 2012

According to a new multistate survey, certified public accountants in Michigan and surrounding states are slightly more optimistic about business growth in their respective states for 2012 than the nation as a whole.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2012