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Driver Safety From An Employer Perspective

Michigan Business Beat
February 6, 2018 3:00 PM

Bob Lapinski, Media & Public Relations Advisor, AF Group, Lansing, MI stops by the new MBN studio to talk with Chris Holman about driver safety from an employer perspective. 

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Delta Dental Contributes Big In 2017

Michigan Business Beat
January 23, 2018 11:00 AM

On this podcast of Michigan Business Beat, Chris Holman checks in with Teri Bataglieri. Teri is Director, Communications, Corporate Citizenship and Philanthropy, Delta Dental of Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana.

Delta Dental and its Foundation has a history and culture of corporate philanthropy and 2017 was no different as provided $3 million in financial support to organizations, programs and education institutions across Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and North Carolina that are dedicated to improving the oral and overall health of children and adults.

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Sparrow PHP Addressing Major Issues Like Opioids Crisis

Michigan Business Beat
January 22, 2018 5:00 PM

Dr. Peter Graham, Executive Medical Director, Sparrow Physicians Health Plan visited the MBN Studio and spoke about several topics recently.

While speaking with MBN's Jeffrey Mosher Dr. Graham focused on his role in developing guidelines for usage of opioids for the Michigan Quality Improvement Consortium and, in so doing, PHP’s interest in addressing major issues in healthcare and improving Patient care.

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Sparrow FastCare/Urgent Care Taking Pressure Off the E.R.

Michigan Business Beat
January 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Patricia Crowe, M.D., Medical Director of Sparrow Urgent Cares and FastCares, talks with MBN’s Jeffrey Mosher about the latest from both services.

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Bookkeeping Solutions with LAFCU

Michigan Business Beat
January 18, 2018 6:00 AM

Corporate marketing strategist for LAFCU, Shelley Davis, stops by the new MBN studio to share on the technology program called Autobooks. Technology is accelerating efficiencies in the financial sector. LAFCU has a tradition of embracing new technology because we want our members to have every advantage possible. It’s a payment and accounting software integrated with online business accounts and also helps business owners manage their cash flow.

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How New Tax Reform Impacts 2017 Tax Return

Michigan Business Beat
January 16, 2018 9:00 AM

Michael C. Zahrt, Attorney Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC, Grand Rapids, MI joins Chris Holman for an inside scoop on the new tax reform and how it may impact businesses. Michael also provides some insightful knowledge about what to expect for your 2018 Tax Return and some ramifications.

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International Business & Implications of Cryptocurrency with Dr. Tomas Hult 

globalEDGE Business Beat
January 8, 2018 4:00 PM

Dr. Tomas Hult who is Professor and Byington Endowed Chair in the Broad College of Business at Michigan State University. Dr. Hult also serves as Director of MSU’s 30-member International Business Center (a federally funded national resource center), Executive Director of the Academy of International Business.

Hult joins Chris Holman to cover a 2017 International Business year in review and look into 2018 along with the implications of cryptocurrency.

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Implications of Moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

globalEDGE Business Beat
January 5, 2018 1:00 PM

Hosted by Tomas Hult, this segment of the globalEDGE Business Beat is an interview with Ayalla Ruvio, a faculty in the Broad College of Business at Michigan State University.

Tomas Hult is Professor and Byington Endowed Chair in the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University. Dr. Ruvio is an applied consumer behavior researcher who focuses on issues such as identity and consumption, material vs. experiential consumption, consumer arrogance, and cross-cultural consumer behavior.

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Delta Dental Foundation Provides $3 Million to Improve Oral Health in 2017

Michigan Business Network
January 2, 2018 10:00 AM

Okemos, Michigan — In 2017, the Delta Dental Foundation provided $3 million in financial support to organizations, programs and education institutions across Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and North Carolina that are dedicated to improving the oral and overall health of children and adults. “This past year we were able to increase access to dental care for those in need, provide oral health education to more people and fund more programs that are making a tangible difference in the communities we serve,” said Teri Battaglieri, Director for the Delta Dental Foundation. “In 2017, we were proud to provide funding for four clinics with 22 treatment chairs and put more than 14,000 dental sealants on children’s teeth.”
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Ronald McDonald House #GetYourHatOn Runs Through Sunday 17th!

Michigan Business Beat
December 15, 2017 4:00 PM

Houses in Detroit, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor and Lansing help more than 3,550 families of ill children each year

Jeffrey Mosher welcomes Brandon VanPoppelen, Operator of 5 McDonald's restaurants in Lansing, MI, who is also a board member of the Ronald McDonald House of Mid-Michigan into the studio along with Michelle Weinfled, Community Outreach Coordinator of that Ronald McDonald House of Mid-Michigan.

They were on hand to share all the details about the campaign that is underway since December 7th ‘GET YOUR HAT ON’ which is supporting Michigan's five Ronald McDonald Houses.

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