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Timely small business tech and gadget tips

Business Next
February 1, 2015 5:42 PM

Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, talks small business tech with Tony Merlo, owner of SmarterPhones.net in Detroit. Tony talks about holiday tech sales trends, wearable technology, the end of Google Glass, the future of TV and connected video, new smartphone apps of interest to entrepreneurs, and tech trends for the retail/hospitality sector.

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Continual Success in Traverse City

Business Beat
February 1, 2015 5:00 PM

regional businessMichigan Business Network is at the 100th Anniversary of the Annual Dinner for the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce. We are going to spend a little time in this segment with Bonnie Alfonso, president and CEO of Alfie Logo Gear in Traverse City. We’ll hear her story and then we’ll hear from the Distinguished Service Award Winner for this year’s dinner, Susie Janis.

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U.S. Senator Gary Peters Professional Update

Business Beat
February 1, 2015 4:23 PM

U.S. Senator Gary Peters joins us at the 100th Anniversary Dinner of the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce. How is he acclimating to office and what does he see as his program of work? Hear what he has planned for his time in office.

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Catch Up with U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow

Business Beat
February 1, 2015 4:19 PM

In this segment we are at the 100th Anniversary for the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Dinner. With 900 people in attendence this is a huge event and we spend a little time with one of the many important guests, U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow.

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Small Business Financing and Growth

Business Beat
February 1, 2015 3:25 PM

We speak with Laura Galbraith, vice president of finance for the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce, who has a lot to do with the 100th Annual Dinner. Laura talks about how they are helping companies get financing for their small business. We will also hear from Kevin Schlueter, president of Kalkaska Screw Products, who will tell us exactly how his business is going. Kevin provides insight on their recent growth.

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Celebrating 100 Years of Success

Business Beat
February 1, 2015 3:25 PM

regional businessWe are at the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Dinner and this is the 100th year. To recount some of those years and a little history of this great event, we are spending a little time with Doug Luciani, head of the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce.

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Jeff Connolly shares goals for Blue Cross in 2015

Business Beat
February 1, 2015 3:25 PM

We went on the road to the 100th Annual Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce Dinner and we are going to spend a little time in this segment with Jeff Connolly. He’s the board chair of the chamber and he’s also a part of the Blue Cross Blue Shield. Jeff explains what Blue Cross wants to do in 2015.

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03-25-2015: UPPER GREAT LAKES COLLEGIATE JOB FAIR

Michigan Business Network
January 31, 2015 10:06 PM

Northern Michigan University, Career Services
1:00pm - 4:00pm • NMU University Center, Marquette, Michigan

Sponsored by Bay de Noc Community College, Bay Mills Community College, Michigan Technological University, Lake Superior State University, Gogebic Community College, Finlandia University, and hosted by Northern Michigan University, the fair brings together students and employers from the Midwest to explore today's exciting job outlook. Many employers will be interviewing students for positions with their organizations. This year's Upper Great Lakes Collegiate Job Fair will be hosted by Northern Michigan University. 

To register for this event, log in to Cat Career Tracks (www.myinterfase.com/NMU/employer), and search Career Events for “Upper Great Lakes Collegiate Job Fair” for a link to register.

There is a $75.00 fee for employers to participate in this job fair. An invoice will be e-mailed to you upon receipt of your registration.

If you have any questions, or want to verify your company's registration, please contact NMU Career Services at 906-227-2800 or via e-mail at careers@nmu.edu.

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02-17-205: Connected and Automated Vehicles and the Cybersecurity Threat: How Industry is Responding

Michigan Business Network
January 30, 2015 4:30 PM

Center For Automotive Research
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 8 - 11:30 a.m

This upcoming CAR Breakfast Briefing will feature speakers, within the automotive industry and beyond, who can characterize the threats and present on strategies and methods for effectively managing cybersecurity for the “networked computers on wheels” that automobiles are increasingly becoming. 

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03-19-2015: 2015 Pure Michigan Agriculture Summit

Michigan Business Network
January 30, 2015 12:30 PM

Pure Michigan Business Connect
March 19, 2015  8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pure Michigan Business Connect, in partnership with Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, is hosting the second annual Pure Michigan Agriculture Summit on March 19th 2015 at the DeVos Center in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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