Gov. Whitmer Signs Executive Order Creating Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity

The Office of Governor Whitmer / June 7, 2019

LANSING, Mich. — Today Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order to streamline and better coordinate efforts within state government to meet the state’s business and labor needs by consolidating workforce and economic development functions under the Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO), which is the new name for the Department of Talent and Economic […]

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Free “Grow with Google” Event Coming to a Town Near You!

June 3, 2019

In 2017, Google launched Grow with Google, an initiative to help people grow their skills, careers, and businesses through free training, tools, and events. Now, Grow with Google is bringing in-person workshops and one-on-one coaching sessions to cities and towns across the country–we are very excited to visit Michigan. We’d like to invite you and […]

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911 Changes in Michigan and how it affects you

Abilita - Independent Communications Experts / May 24, 2019

We are all familiar with calling 911 and the simplicity yet significant value it has for our health and well-being.  Behind the scenes is a vast and complex infrastructure in our communities.  However, with changes in technology come necessary changes with this telecommunications infrastructure.  By the end of 2019, every business in Michigan with a […]

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Five ways smart companies maintain growth and profitability

Plante Moran / May 23, 2019

Savvy business owners and executives consistently push to maximize growth, profitability, and value — in any economy. These strategies help you leverage upcycles, weather downturns, and achieve your growth and value targets. The economy is relatively healthy, but history has taught us that growth cycles don’t last forever. It’s not if there will be an […]

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How to Create Marketing Content That Gets Attention

Rieva Lesonsky / May 20, 2019

How to Create Marketing Content That Gets Attention The human attention span is evolving and that has important implications for marketers. What type of marketing content gets and holds people’s attention—and how can you create it? Here’s what you need to know. Attention spans are evolving While there’s lots of lamentation about how our attention […]

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