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Addressing the challenge of Amazon moving into the physical store space

Business Next
July 21, 2017 5:00 PM

Michael Rogers talks with Linda Daichendt, executive director of the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan about how old-school retail has been slow to adapt online marketing but that online retailers are quickly moving into physical stores, why Google is funding the creation of software that writes local news stories, and how AI will change the way we work.

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The advantages of using business credit cards in your operation

Business Next
July 21, 2017 4:00 PM

Michael Rogers talks with Elizabeth Rose retail product manager for Independent Bank, to learn more about the pros and cons of business credit cards in the small business environment.

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Workforce Outlook in Lansing

Michigan Business Beat
July 21, 2017 3:00 PM

Chris Holman welcomes Thomas Ruis, Vice President Commercial Banking Group, Fifth Third Bank about the workforce outlook in Lansing, MI. 

He appears on the Michigan Business Beat this month as the CAMW! Success Story of the Month, where their partners and projects are highlighted. 

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Selective Case Management Provides Disabilities Services

Michigan Business Network
July 21, 2017 2:00 PM

Chris Holman welcomes Renea Sternbergh, CEO, Selective Case Management, of Saginaw, MI, to talk about employment related to individuals with disabilities.

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Learn how inbound marketing can help you send more customers

Business Next
July 21, 2017 1:00 PM

Michael Rogers talks with inbound marketing expert Kevin Dean, CEO of ManoByte, a member of the 2017 list of Michigan 50 Companies to Watch. From the ManoByte website: “Inbound marketing works by attracting visitors to your website, using content elements to convert them into leads so you can then close the business and delight those customers, so they become buyers time and time again. It's a process that's proven to work over legacy sales efforts you might be using like cold-calling and random print advertising. Inbound marketing is the best way to generate leads, earn new customers and build your revenue base.”

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Perfect time to invest in affordable property through the Treasurer’s Tax Auction on July 25

Michigan Business Network
July 21, 2017 12:00 PM

Chris Holman talks with Eric Schertzing, Ingham Co. Treasurer about the state of housing in Ingham County.

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Technology News And More For The Week Of July 18, 2017

Bottom Line IT
July 21, 2017 11:00 AM

In this week episode of Bottom line IT hosts Amy Mumby and Erik Jacobsen discuss recent technology topics including This is What Foreign Spies See When They Read President Trump’s Tweets and more!

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25th MFEA Silver Anniversary Convention!

Party @ MI Place
July 21, 2017 10:00 AM

Sue Bila, CFEE, President/CEO speaks with Chris Holman, CEO of the Michigan Business Network about the 25th MFEA Silver Anniversary Convention and the educational opportunities it offers – an affair to remember. They also shared insight as to the economic impact festivals & events have in Michigan.

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Video: The Michigan Future Business Index Survey -- Needs Your Voice

Michigan Business Network
July 21, 2017 9:00 AM

ATTENTION businesses owners!!! Michigan needs to hear YOUR voice. Here is a link to the Michigan Future Business Index survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Summer2017MFBISM

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University of Michigan Invests $600,000 in Advanced Transportation Technologies

Michigan Business Network
July 20, 2017 8:00 PM

Ann Arbor, Mich. (July 20, 2017) – Seven technologies demonstrating high potential to help solve transportation issues are receiving a total of $600,000 in funding from the University of Michigan’s Michigan Translational Research and Commercialization (MTRAC) statewide Innovation Hub program to continue their advancement into the commercial market.

Five technologies will receive a $100,000 grant while two will receive $50,000 with the opportunity to unlock the remaining $50,000, after certain milestones are reached throughout the year.

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