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04-17-2017: Business Leaders for Michigan: Leadership Summit on Fiscal Stability

Michigan Business Network
March 16, 2017 4:30 PM

We all want Michigan and its communities to be financially stable and healthy

Join us for an enlightening discussion on how we can work together toward a stronger, healthy and vibrant future for our state and local communities. 

Hear why Michigan's fiscal health is so important to growing our state and learn about best practices we can put in place to ensure our state and local governments can face our financial challenges head on.

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04-04-2017: Invitation to the SAE Awards Ceremony

Michigan Business Network
March 16, 2017 2:30 PM

On behalf of SAE International, you are cordially invited to attend the “SAE Awards Ceremony: Honoring Excellence” held in conjunction with the WCX17 World Congress Experience in Detroit, Michigan.

The Awards Ceremony provides an opportunity for attendees to pay tribute to those who have significantly contributed to SAE’s success and the advancement of mobility technology

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03-16-2017: Networking Event: Drive New Business with Social Media

Michigan Business Network
March 15, 2017 6:00 PM

Guide to Successful Social Media Marketing

You know you should be on social media for your business or non-profit.

You know it can help you drive more new and repeat business for your organization. But, do you know why? Do you know which social media platform will have the biggest bang for your buck? And when you start your profile, do you know what to say and how to grow your following? This session will answer all of those questions and more!

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05-18-2017: Troy Chamber Hosts 12th Annual Nonprofit Management Conference, presented by PNC Bank

Michigan Business Network
March 14, 2017 5:30 PM

The Troy Chamber of Commerce and its Non-Profit Network (NPN) will host the 12th Annual Nonprofit Management Conference, presented by PNC Bank on Thursday, May 18, 8 a.m.–3:10 p.m., at Walsh College, Troy campus (3838 Livernois). This affordable management conference for nonprofit professionals, board members and volunteers is sponsored by PNC Bank, Walsh College and the Troy Chamber of Commerce. “Providing affordable training for nonprofits is always at the top of the list of goals and objectives for the NonProfit Network,” said Jody House, Troy Chamber vice president and NPN staff liaison.

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03-14-2017: Food Entrepreneurs Meetup

Michigan Business Network
March 10, 2017 7:00 PM

The Midland Tomorrow Innovation Center and Taste of Midland will be hosting a Food Entrepreneurs Meetup.  

Join experts in the food production and product development industry, as they share the many opportunities available for “Foodpreneurs” who want to package their special sauce or product recipes into viable businesses.
 
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MBN on the Road - Detroit Policy Conference!

Michigan Business Network
March 10, 2017 1:00 PM


The MBN team had the opportunity to attend the 2017 Detroit Policy Conference hosted by the Detroit Regional Camber and held at the Motor City Casino and Hotel. Keynote speaker Chris Ilitch encouraged the people of Detroit to continue to work together. With buildings and stadiums springing up, the vision of downtown Detroit has been brought to life with a project called The District Detroit.

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03-10-2017: Entrepreneur YOU Conference

Michigan Business Network
March 9, 2017 2:30 PM

Learn from the Experts

A Day of Empowerment and Inspiration

Entrepreneur YOU is designed to teach women with a passion for entrepreneurship about the challenges and opportunities women encounter as they start and grow businesses. Leave with educational and technical resources, sharpen your skills and gain powerful contacts.

The Entrepenuer YOU Conference is designed to educate women with a passion for owning their business about the challenges and oppurtunities inherent to the endevour-- from planning to launch to growth.  The conferenence provides a broad overview of topics such as marketing, finance, legel and regulatory issues, business modeling, staffing, sales, leadership and more.  In addition to sharpening skills, you will gain powerful contacts and learn new information to drive sucessful  business results.  For those of you unable to make it to Grand Rapids March 3rd, there will be a conference in Lansing on Friday, March 10, 2017.

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04-06-2017: WCX17: SAE World Congress Experience

Michigan Business Network
March 8, 2017 1:00 PM

SAE World Congress is now WCX17: SAE World Congress Experience. WCX17 is a full-sensory event experience that immerses you in the forefront of the automotive and mobility industries. Spend three days discovering new ideas on the exhibit floor, in intimate venues, and in networking events. Attendees can now receive technical knowledge and content in unique and engaging settings..

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04-29-2017: Save the Date

Michigan Business Network
March 6, 2017 3:00 PM

The Lansing Black Chamber of Commerce (LBCC) is pleased to announce that it will once again host its signature event, the Community Pillar Awards Gala, on Saturday, April 29, 2017. The annual black-tie gala honors five individuals and/or businesses that exemplify the spirit of our 5 Pillars of Service.  This years' event will be held at the Walnut Hills Country Club, 2874 E. Lake Lansing Rd, East Lansing, Michigan.

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03-09-2017: 2017 Pure Michigan Agribusiness Summit

Michigan Business Network
March 6, 2017 10:00 AM

Pure Michigan Business Connect and the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development are excited to announce the fourth annual Pure Michigan Agribusiness Summit! This full day matchmaking initiative will be held at the Suburban Collection Showplace (46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374) on Thursday, March 9th, 2017 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Featuring multiple opportunities for all companies invited to attend, this event will create a platform linking buyers to Michigan growers and processors.

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