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Ypsilanti-based investment firm announces additional dates of local investing education workshops

Ypsilanti-based investment firm announces additional dates of local investing education workshops

Guest Blogger
7/30/19
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

After much work and anticipation, Revalue announced that they will have a second round of Michigan's local investor education initiative, under the name Grubstake.

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Potential Profits Your Business May Be Missing Out On

Potential Profits Your Business May Be Missing Out On

Guest Blogger
7/8/19
Local Business, Sustainable Business

Whether you operate a restaurant or retail store, you likely accept credit cards. But are you offering gift cards to your customers? With the rise in technology, especially on the mobile side, there is much more to gift cards today than just a plastic card!

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Finding Peace with your Data

Finding Peace with your Data

Guest Blogger
5/14/19
Local Business, Sustainable Business

It's not always easy to find peace with your data. How many times have you run away screaming from your computer in agony over a report you needed to create or data that was incorrectly entered? I bet it's quite a few.

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Elissa Sangalli Hillary honored as 2018 GRBJ Sustainability Newsmaker

Elissa Sangalli Hillary honored as 2018 GRBJ Sustainability Newsmaker

Local First
2/11/19
Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

From the statewide roll out of Good for Michigan to celebrating Local First’s 15th Anniversary to kicking off our annual Fork Fest in the fall, 2018 was an exciting year for Local First, our members, and community partners.

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Be Intentional and Strategic With Your Business Planning

Be Intentional and Strategic With Your Business Planning

Leandra Nisbet
1/25/19
Sustainable Business

Whether a new year is upon us or not, it is always a good idea to be analyzing your performance and intentionally planning for your future.

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Wealthy Theatre: Voice of a Community

Wealthy Theatre: Voice of a Community

Guest Blogger
12/20/18
Local Business, Sustainable Business, Social Entrepreneurs

You probably associate theaters with big-budget blockbusters, with endless sequels and huge amounts of special effects. Theaters can and should be so much more than simply a place where we take in multi-million dollar studio productions.

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