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2015 Michigan Inventors Expo - Women Entrepreneurs

Michigan Business Beat
October 8, 2015 11:30 AM

Jeffrey talks with Rachele Downs, Vice President of Entrepreneurial Strategies at Inforum. They discuss entrepreneurial strategies of Inforum and its inGAGE™ initiative, which is designed to establish Michigan as the Midwest hub for high-growth women entrepreneurs.

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Michigan is Number One for Inventor Support

Michigan Business Beat
October 8, 2015 9:30 AM

The Kellogg Center of East Lansing hosted the 2015 Michigan Inventors Expo. Jeffrey speaks with John D. Hopkins, who is President and Chairmen of Medical Innovative Products, and who is also very involved with the Michigan Inventors Coalition-Jackson Inventors Network.

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Growing Leaders from Within - MI State Police Captain's Perspective

Leadership Low Down
October 8, 2015 8:36 AM

What is the Price, Cost and Worth of Leadership. The answer to these three questions may determine your opportunities, future and effectiveness as a leader. Captain Greg Michaud, of the Michigan State Police (MSP), leads an eclectic group of MSP troopers, support staff and scientists. Captain Michaud's team is solving crimes, and bringing closure to hurting families through their work.

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Accepting 2016 National Small Business Week Awards Nominations

Michigan Business Network
October 7, 2015 7:00 PM

SBA Now Accepting 2016 National Small Business Week Awards Nominations

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for its 2016 National Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Small Business Person of the Year. Since 1963, National Small Business Week has recognized the outstanding achievements of America’s small businesses for their contributions to their local communities, and to our nation’s economy.

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This Email App May be a Game Changer

Bottom Line IT
October 7, 2015 6:00 PM

Crystal creates a unique profile for anyone with a LinkedIn account, explaining how to speak, email, work with or sell to them most effectively. With disconcerting specificity, it tells you the words, phrases, style and tone you should use to reach the recipient in the way that they like to communicate, rather than your own – even their tolerance for sarcasm and emoticons.

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Deleted or Wiped? Why it Makes a Difference Related to Hillary Clinton

Bottom Line IT
October 7, 2015 5:00 PM

Hillary Clinton's private server is currently in the possession of the FBI. And while it has been reported that the server was "wiped," what actually happened remains unclear, but not because the term is so hard to understand from a technical standpoint.

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Will People Abandon laptops in Favor of an iPad Pro?

Bottom Line IT
October 7, 2015 4:00 PM

As consumer demand for iPads has hit a plateau, with slower replacement cycles, demand for tablets in enterprise, and especially for iPads, has been increasing. The percentage of tablets in use for business is set to increase from 14 percent in 2015 to 20 percent by 2018, according to new research by Forrester.

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Technology Allows Amputees to Control Prosthetic Limbs

Bottom Line IT
October 7, 2015 1:30 PM

Scientists have developed surgical techniques and technology that will allow amputees to control prosthetic limbs just as they would their own arms and legs.

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Controlling Devices by Moving Extremities - Is This Really Happening?

Bottom Line IT
October 7, 2015 12:30 PM

The idea of gesture control is exciting, and controlling devices by simply moving your extremities is really cool.

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Top Mobile Apps, Amazon Expands in Detroit and Other Tech News

Business Next
October 7, 2015 11:30 AM

Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, chats with Linda Daichendt, executive director of the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan, about the most popular mobile apps, virtual reality technology used for psychological therapy, Amazon expanding in Detroit, always-on Siri voice recognition, new ways to teach tech skills and how chip-enabled credit cards may boost the use of mobile payments.

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