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Fifth Third Michigan State Fair - Highlighting the Great State of MI

Party @ MI Place
October 13, 2015 12:30 PM

Sue Bila and Steve Masters discuss the Fifth Third Michigan State Fair. Steve highlights how the attendance at the fair has grown over the years. They also discuss the new event at the fair, and how they give back through scholarships.

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Grants, Regranting and Minigrant Programs for the Arts

Party @ MI Place
October 13, 2015 11:30 AM

Sue Bila is joined by Jeff Garrett, from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs. They discuss Capital Improvement Program grants for facility improvements or equipment purchases.

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11-18-2015: Learn | Network | Develop

Michigan Business Network
October 13, 2015 11:19 AM

Maner Costerisan
November 18, 2015, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Join Maner Costerisan for a packed day of learning and discovery at our annual conference. Featuring sessions for nonprofits, business owners, Microsoft Dynamics GP users, accounting staff, IT staff and more.

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Igniting Interest for the Arts in the Youth of Today

Party @ MI Place
October 13, 2015 9:30 AM

Sue Bila is joined by Sean King, Youth Education in the Arts (YEA!) in Pennsylvania. Sue and Sean talk about how Sean got started with YEA! and his role there.

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Big STEM Efforts and Big Pride in Big Rapids!

Education’s Business: Taking Positive Actions
October 12, 2015 7:30 PM

The Mecosta-Osceola Math, Science and Technology Center in Big Rapids, Michigan, is aptly directed by Larry Wynn. In this interview, Karl notes Larry's enthusiasm about the student engagement in the regional Science Fair, and the invaluable partnership they have with Ferris State University.

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Career Advancement as a Way to Retain and Motivate Workers

Business Next
October 12, 2015 6:30 PM

Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, talks with Joanne Cleaver, author of The Career Lattice: Combat Brain Drain, Improve Company Culture, and Attract Top Talent.

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Business Climate in China

globalEDGE Business Beat
October 12, 2015 4:47 PM

Tomas Hult speaks with Stephanie Wang, Assistant Professor of International Business and Strategy, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, and a native of China.

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2015 West MI Entrepreneur-YOU Business Plan and Pitch Competition

Michigan Business Network
October 12, 2015 3:58 PM

Michigan Women’s Foundation to Select Winners of 2015 West Michigan Entrepreneur-YOU Business Plan and Pitch Competition at Oct. 16 Live Event

GRAND RAPIDS, MI: Michigan Women’s Foundation (MWF), a non-profit organization that for nearly 30 years has been working to achieve social and economic equality for Michigan’s women and girls, has unveiled the finalists of its first West Michigan Entrepreneur-YOU Business Plan and Pitch competition, presented in partnership with Grand Valley State University, and sponsored by Consumers Energy Foundation.

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Gov. Snyder Proclaims October as MI’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Michigan Business Network
October 12, 2015 3:30 PM

LANSING, MI: Gov. Rick Snyder has proclaimed October as Michigan’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month, to remind citizens, businesses and governments to protect themselves against cyber attacks.

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11-02-2015: SBAM Engage in Midland

Michigan Business Network
October 12, 2015 3:06 PM

Small Business Association of Michigan
November 2, 2015, 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

We know you are busy working in your small business day in and day out. Hopefully you know that membership in the Small Business Association of Michigan (SBAM) offers you and your employees a variety of benefits and services that can help you save time and money so that you can devote more time to working on your business.

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