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Book Review: “Buying In”

by Chris Wendel The world of marketing seems to be constantly adjusting to changing mediums, ad leery consumers and technology that allows us to more easily ignore messages altogether. It is a well accepted notion that through the years we … Continue reading

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Who has Michigan’s best ice cream?

We’re doing some informal research for a food related client and could use your help. Not gelato. Not frozen custard. Not in your grocer’s freezer. We’re looking for your favorite home-made ice cream location in Michigan. Moomer’s here in Traverse … Continue reading

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“Angel” event coming to Traverse City

Need Investors for your Business? Win an Opportunity to Present your Business To Private Investors Entrepreneurs! Give a 2 minute pitch, no slides, and you could: Win private advisory time with experienced Investors (A dinner right after the event at … Continue reading

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Summer Training Series: Starting a Business

Starting a Business in Northern Michigan Would you like to own your own business? Determine if business ownership is right for you. Learn essential strategies for starting and managing a successful business, including how to develop a business plan, reach … Continue reading

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Workshop: Creative Employer Staffing During Tough Times

Presenters: Larry LaSusa, Attorney; Michael McPherson, UI Expert Tuesday, October 27, 2009 8:00 am – 12 noon Traverse City Michigan WORKS! Service Center 1209 S. Garfield Avenue This workshop will benefit: Small Business Owners, CEOs, CFOs HR Managers / Office … Continue reading

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Retailers Should Start Building Offseason Business Now

If you’re the owner of a retail business in Northern Michigan the long wait is over. For months you’ve likely anticipated the busy summer season that officially kicks off this weekend. Unless you want to be continually caught up in … Continue reading

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SBA ARC Loan Program

If your small business is stressed meeting expenses during these economic times, the U.S. Small Business Administration has a new loan program designed just for you. SBA’s America’s Recovery Capital Loan Program can provide up to $35,000 in short-term relief … Continue reading

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