SBAM is the premier organization for Michigan's small business community

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Starter Membership

  • Access to e-newsletters
  • Office supplies discounts
  • Shipping, printing services discounts

Premium Membership

  • Access to group health insurance
  • Access to full suite of member benefits
    • Full SBAM Member Directory access

Health Insurance for Small Businesses

The Small Business Association of Michigan exclusively endorses Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network as the health insurance providers for our small business members.

Learn how your business can get insured through SBAM.

SBAM Decision Point

SBAM® Decision Point is a comprehensive set of tools and valuable information will help you navigate the Affordable Care Act's impact on your small business.

Grow Your Business With International Bancard

SBAM takes the headache out of finding the right credit card processor for your company. SBAM Approved partner International Bancard can give your business a big advantage. Check it out!

SBAM Talent Exchange

We know that finding and retaining talent is crucial to your business.

The SBAM Talent Exchange is your solution to finding the right candidates for your company.


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      The ways you are crushing the initiative of your new employees.

      Today on the SBAM Shorts audio report Small Business Association of Michigan Vice President Communications Michael Rogers talks to employment and management consultant Cynthia Pepper about building flexibility and autonomy in your workplace. Learn more on SBAM Shorts.  [ 03/30/2015 ]
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      Throw away that notepad. Really

      As a young man I recall entering a one-on-one meeting with my boss and not bringing a notepad with me.  The boss promptly asked me, “How do you plan to remember everything we speak about and recall what you need to do after this meeting if you don’t take notes?”   [ 03/30/2015 ]
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      “Formal” guidance on employee handbook policy changes published

      On March 18th the General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) released an official memo reporting on the status of NLRB decisions for and against the many handbook policies they have reviewed and found illegal in the last two years-plus. [ 03/30/2015 ]
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      Be an adaptable communicator to have success in sales

      Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, interviews sales training expert Joe Marr of Sandler Training in Ann Arbor.  [ 03/30/2015 ]
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      Helping to find employment opportunities for the disabled

      Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, interviews Christine Ziegler, CEO, MRC Industries, Inc., to learn more about how small employers can help individuals living with developmental or learning disabilities, traumatic brain injuries, emotional impairments and mental illness. [ 03/27/2015 ]
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