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Mr. Neddles: The Mind Behind the Eclectic Sounds

Show Biz Weekly
August 31, 2016 6:00 PM

Taylor Kelsaw interviews Lansing, MI born DJ, Musician, Photographer Bob Hunter. Bob aka Mr. Neddles is a first time guest to SBW, and his vast interests and skills are sick! Hunter grew up in Florida and fell in love with music and arts there. The seasoned DJ brings these eclectic sounds from Florida to Michigan..  

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Lansing Nightclub Celebrates PRIDE!

Show Biz Weekly
August 31, 2016 5:00 PM

Taylor Kelsaw welcomes Liz Deatrick Asst. Manager of Spiral Dance Bar to Show Biz Weekly. 

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Five Mistakes to Avoid when Launching your Product or Service

Business Next
August 31, 2016 10:00 AM

Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, interviews noted small business advocate Chris Holman to learn more about the five mistakes to avoid when launching your product or service, baby boomers as a hot market for startups and how selling a business involves more than just money.

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Jobs for America's Michigan Graduates

Michigan Business Beat
August 30, 2016 4:00 PM

Jeffrey Mosher talks with Katy Timmer, Jobs for Michigan’s Graduates Specialist at Potterville High School. They discuss how Jobs for Michigan’s Graduates is a state-based affiliate of the National Jobs for America’s Graduates organization.

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(re)IGNITION Flint MBK

Equity Equals
August 30, 2016 3:00 PM

Mayor Karen Weaver and Congressman Dan Kildee hosted (re)IGNITION Flint MBK on Saturday, August 20 at U of M-Flint. President Obama launched the My Brother's Keeper Community Challenge in 2014 as a call to action for local leaders around the country to build and execute robust plans to ensure that all young people (and especially young boys and men of color)- achieve their full potential regardless of where they come from, or the circumstances into which they were born. The City of Flint previously joined the initiative and Mayor Weaver and Congressman Kildee are restarting the effort with a plan to move full speed ahead!

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Spreading the Woosah!

Leadership Low Down
August 30, 2016 2:00 PM

Dr. Phil and the MBN team have watched Erica Lang grow as a leader, entrepreneur, award winning artist and business owner and now one of Michigan’s most influential artists. Erica and Dr. Phil along with Art Educator Leah Carroll discuss art as a means to influence society, as a business and as therapy.

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Delivering Value in Membership Organizations

Association Impact
August 30, 2016 1:00 PM

This is required listening!  Jay Karen, CAE, Chief Executive Officer (CSE) of the National Golf Course Owners Association reviews the Chapter in Membership Essentials on Defining Value. He covers why the chief staff executive (CSE) should be involved in membership activities, how to define value and especially value for members. He then moves into discussing the value proposition for members and why organizations sell memberships.

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09-13-2016: Great Lakes Angels Company Presentations

Michigan Business Network
August 30, 2016 12:00 PM

Come join us for an evening of company presentations on September 13th. 

The Great Lakes Angels are pleased to invite all accredited investors (members and non-members *) to the presentation of soon to be announced selected companies.  

 

The Great Lakes Angels is a nonprofit corporation. The mission is to organize and mentor angel investors and provide a forum for them to grow in knowledge and wealth and foster more of the same - to help invest in entrepreneurial companies in the Region. 

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Cracking the Invulnerability Illusion

Michigan Business Beat
August 30, 2016 11:00 AM

Chris Holman speaks with  Melanie Duquesnel President & CEO, Better Business Bureau of Eastern Michigan about cracking the Invulnerability Illusion: Stereotypes, Optimism Bias, and the Way Forward for Marketplace Scam Education.

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Our Strong Japanese Business Community

Michigan Business Beat
August 30, 2016 10:00 AM

Chris Holman talks with Tony Vernaci, Vice President
of Global Business Development, MEDC about our strong Japanese business community and how Japan is a leading foreign investor in the State of Michigan. 

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