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Allison Spooner

Allison Spooner is a writer, storyteller, copywriter, marketing content creator and communicator. She uses her communication and creative writing skills to articulate the stories and messages that businesses can’t express themselves. Visit allisonspoonerwriter.com and follower her on Twitter @allyspoon.

Allison Spooner


Recruiters See Opportunity in Changing Job Market

The pandemic job market seems bleak for those out of work; however, while industries like automotive, construction and manufacturing may see permanent job lo…

How A Minimum Wage Increase Could Impact Restaurants

Legislation that would increase the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2025 has already received approval in U.S. House of Representatives, and November’s genera…

Uncertainty

The biggest symptom of COVID-19 for businesses From family-owned sweet shops to convention centers, no one in Lansing has remained untouched by the economic …

Advocate for Understanding Autism

DeGroat helping to bridge the gap in communication, education Seeing red-and-blue lights suddenly flashing behind your vehicle can be startling for anyone; h…

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Gillespie Group’s encouraging vision for Lansing   Pat Gillespie is an eternal optimist. When the founder and president of Gillespie Group hears of a b…

Michigan Leading the Way in Clean Energy

State’s energy companies full-steam ahead on renewable efforts   In 2008, Michigan introduced the Clean, Renewable and Efficient Energy Act that require…

Musk vs. the SEC: How Tweets Impact Stocks

The stock market is already a volatile environment. Extreme rises and falls can mean trouble for investors and often the economy – and sometimes it takes les…

$36M GM Investment Shows Faith in Lansing

General Motors announced in February it would invest $36 million in its Lansing Delta Township plant to continue enhancing crossover production. In 2017, the…

Changing Direction: Two-way Streets are the Right Way to a More Vibrant Downtown

During his 2019 State of the City address, Lansing Mayor Andy Schor announced the conversion of multiple downtown streets from one-way to two-way. By mid-202…

The State of Lansing’s Water: Doing our Part to Protect Michigan’s Most Valuable Resource

In December, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced that she would be reorganizing the state government in order to put an emphasis on ensuring safe drinking water …