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2-11-2015: MICHIGAN VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR

Michigan Business Network
January 26, 2015 1:19 PM

Pure Michigan Talent Connect;
10:00am - 4:00pm •

Are you looking to fill Michigan jobs? Looking for an innovative way to connect with talent? For those who Registered before the January 15th deadline may participate in the February 11, 2015 Michigan Virtual Career Fair and connect with talent from across Michigan and the globe from the comfort of your office!

Since the first MiVirtualCareerFair event in February 2012, more than 189 unique employers and more than 27,045 job seekers have been connected through the state’s fourteen sponsored events. The most recent event featured 42 Michigan employers with over 360 positions (with many more being advertised in career categories by some employers), 4,214 participants register, 2,630 attend, a show rate of 62%, among one of the highest we have seen among the past fourteen events.

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2-11-2015: SHEN YUN PERFORMING ARTS

Michigan Business Network
January 26, 2015 1:18 PM

Michigan Falun Dafa Asso. (non-profit)  
7:30pm - 10:00pm • Cobb Great Hall - Wharton Center 750 East

Shen Yun takes you on an extraordinary journey to the lost land of the ancient Middle Kingdom.

Discover classical Chinese dance - one of the most rigorous and athletic, yet exquisitely beautiful art forms in the world
Feel the joy as ethnic and folk dances fill the stage with color and energy
Experience the new sound of an orchestra that combines East and West like no other
Stunning animated backdrops and exquisite costumes transport you to another world
Be inspired by magical legends and heavenly realms
5,000 Years of Civilization. Live on Stage!

Shen Yun Performing Arts is a nonprofit organization based in New York. Its mission is to revive five millennia of civilization.

877-328-SHOW(7469), 
1-888-974-3698

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2-12-2015: AUTOMATION ALLEY'S TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY OUTLOOK

Michigan Business Network
January 26, 2015 1:18 PM

Automation Alley  
10:30am - 1:00pm • Colony Club Detroit

Business leaders, economic developers and entrepreneurs alike: Mark your calendars for Automation Alley’s Technology Industry Outlook, to be held Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015 at the Colony Club in Detroit.

Automation Alley will debut the 2014 Automation Alley Technology Industry Report, an important tool for the business community to brand and promote Southeast Michigan as a center for cutting-edge tech companies and highly skilled workers.

Find out how Southeast Michigan stacks up against other major technology hubs across the nation, including Silicon Valley, and discover where the region is headed as Anderson Economic Group provides a regional economic forecast.

Agenda
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Technology Center Spotlight 
11:30 a.m. – noon Lunch
Noon – 1 p.m. Welcome and program

Price:
Members - $40
Non-Members - $50

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2-10-2015: 2015 LANSING REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNUAL DINNER

Michigan Business Network
January 26, 2015 1:17 PM

Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce  
5:30pm - 8:30pm • Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center  • East Lansing, MI

With 800+ attendees, the Annual Dinner is the region's premiere businesses celebration and networking event. This program includes remarks from the Chambers incoming board Chair, honors the outgoing Chair and board members, and is followed by the presentation of the community service, outstanding small business and legacy awards. This is also an opportunity to reflect on the past year's 10 Over 10 the Next Ten, Celebration of Regional Growth, ATHENA and ATHENAPowerLink recipients.

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Dave Sowerby examines economic impact of NAIAS

Business Beat
January 26, 2015 1:16 PM

How’s the auto industry doing in the United State? How are the dollars doing around the globe? Dave Sowerby, Vice President at Loomis Sayles, joins us to give us all the insight on that. A great man – great information – jump into this one

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2-06-2015: MANUFACTURING LEADERS CONFERENCE - WINTER SESSION

Michigan Business Network
January 26, 2015 12:33 PM

Michigan Manufacturers Association
9:00am - 5:00pm • Treetops Resort • Gaylord, MI

Learn the secrets to building a high-performing organization with a strong leadership team at the winter Manufacturing Leaders Conference at the Treetops Resort in beautiful Gaylord.

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2-05-2015: DEC PRESENTS THE STATE OF MANUFACTURING 2015

Michigan Business Network
January 26, 2015 12:27 PM

Detroit Economic Club 
11:30am - 1:30pm • Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center • Detroit , MI

Featuring Jay Timmons President & CEO National Association of Manufacturers.

Agenda
11:30 a.m. Speaker Reception
12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:35 p.m. Program
1:30 p.m. Adjourn

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Small business advancement in Michigan

This Week in Small Business
January 26, 2015 12:00 PM

Michael talks with Chris Holman, nationally-known small business advocate, about the governor's recent state-of-the-state address. Michael and Chris also discuss how the infrastructure of Michigan's small colleges and universities are striving to serve the needs of small businesses through degree programs aimting to help prepare individuals for small business success. The duo also examine a recent trend seen in companies "test driving" employees before hiring, taking your business strategy to the next level, and the importance of a recent $2 million contribution to the University of Michigan-Flint entrepreneurship program.

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2-04-2015: CAM CONSTRUCTION AND DESIGN TRADESHOW ANNUAL MEETING

Michigan Business Network
January 26, 2015 11:49 AM

Construction Association of Michigan
12:00am • MotorCity Casino Hotel • Detroit , MI

The one-day tradeshow and Annual Meeting of the Construction Association of Michigan (CAM). See the latest in construction products and services. Annual Meeting features Keynote speaker Steve Marquardt, vice president of Olympia Development of Michigan (ODM).

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What is Communicating Business?

Business Beat
January 25, 2015 4:00 PM

Fellow Broadcaster Matt Friedman, Co-Founder of Tanner Friedman in Farmington Hills, Michigan joins me for this segment and he gives a lot of insight on not only what they do there and what they broadcast about on his show Communicating Business but also a little bit of insight on the necessary media training for a lot of our leaders.

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