Michigan Business Network

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The Home of Business in Michigan. Get on-demand access to audio programs, articles and resources presented by savvy business leaders and industry experts.

Episodes

  • Build Smart. Lead Strong. | Providing Mission Critical Infrastructure to Small Manufacturers

    Build Smart. Lead Strong. | Providing Mission Critical Infrastructure to Small Manufacturers

    14/04/2021 Duration: 13min

    JEM Tech group has been in business for 42 years. They provide mission-critical infrastructure to a wide variety of businesses, including manufacturers. New procedures, technologies, and practices are being introduced on almost a daily basis, which makes the manufacturing industry among the most interesting and challenging. Listen to Jami Moore, President of JEM Tech Group share insights and trends impacting manufacturers. » Visit MBN website: https://www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: https://www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: https://twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Corners | Lets Meet in Michigan!

    Michigan Corners | Let's Meet in Michigan!

    13/04/2021 Duration: 41min

    Destination Michigan is the go-to organization for destinations, hotels, venues, and service providers to open doors to new business opportunities. As a business leader, we can get so busy taking care of current clients that we lose that precious prospecting time. No worries! Leave the prospecting to Kim Corcoran's Destination Michigan! They put you in front of the right audience at the sales missions, lunch and learns, tradeshows, and other marketing events. All you need to do is follow up and book the business! A key ambassador for this state's multi-billion dollar meeting and event business, Kim is a major contributor in getting meeting planners and resources together! She knows every part of Michigan and that's why we asked her to meet us here on the Michigan Corners, where we talk about all things that involve meetings, events, festivals, and tourism here in the Great Lake state!

  • Leadership Lowdown | Call Him Coach Kon

    Leadership Lowdown | Call Him Coach Kon

    12/04/2021 Duration: 41min

    Kon Apostolopoulos is the Founder and CEO of Fresh Biz Solutions, LLC, a Human Capital Management consulting group that provides performance improvement and training solutions to help organizations develop their people, improve business results, and reap the benefits of a comprehensive Talent Management strategy. He is also a successful coauthor of the timely book, “7 Keys to Navigating a Crisis. A Practical Guide for Emotionally Dealing with Pandemics & Other Disasters” and a regular contributor to Thrive Global and Achievers Engagement Blog. As a speaker and expert in performance improvement and change management, Kon has delivered hundreds of workshops and events for leaders in North America and Europe, sharing fresh ideas and best practices that engage the audience and empower participants to take the next bold step forward in their professional and personal life. This is a rich and engaging discussion that can help you and your organization to press restart and emerge stronger than ever from the events

  • Leadership Lowdown | A Journey Filled With Great Memories, Friendships and Lessons From the Road

    Leadership Lowdown | A Journey Filled With Great Memories, Friendships and Lessons From the Road

    05/04/2021 Duration: 43min

    Jimmy Fortune toured, sang and performed with the legendary Statler Brothers for 21 years. He joined them first as a temporary replacement for Lew DeWitt, after DeWitt heard him singing at a ski resort and recommended him. Following an audition in Nashville, Jimmy was contacted by the Statler Brothers and performed his first show with them on January 28, 1982...The rest is what dreams are made of! Jimmy and The Statler Brothers were inducted into the GMA (Gospel Music Association) Hall of Fame on October 29, 2007, and inducted into the CMA (Country Music Association) Hall of Fame on June 29, 2008. Jimmy, as a solo artist, was inducted into the Virginia Musical Hall of Fame in 2018. Listen in to our conversation about learning the lessons under the spotlights and the challenges of making it to the big show in this edition of the Leadership Lowdown! » Visit MBN website: https://www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: https://www.face

  • Michigan Business Beat | LSCP Welcomes New CEO, Sarah Lucas

    Michigan Business Beat | LSCP Welcomes New CEO, Sarah Lucas

    03/04/2021 Duration: 06min

    Chris Holman welcomes Sarah Lucas the Michigan Business Beat to talk about her new role with the Lake Superior Community Partnership (LSCP). Sarah has recently been appointed CEO of LSCP and shares with the business community her background leading up to her current role, what LSCP has been up to, and what the organization is looking forward to in 2021. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | Mergers  Acquisitions Landscape In Michigan

    Michigan Business Beat | Mergers & Acquisitions Landscape In Michigan

    03/04/2021 Duration: 06min

    Nicholas Oertel, lawyer and partner of Foster Swift Collins and Smith, talks with Michigan Business Network about the current state of Mergers & Acquisitions in Michigan. In the interview, Nick covers the view of the current M&A landscape in Michigan, Foster Swift's M&A group, special issues with transactions during the COVID, and tax issues of buying or selling a business. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | LCC Foundation Celebrates 40 Years With Circle Of Stars!

    Michigan Business Beat | LCC Foundation Celebrates 40 Years With 'Circle Of Stars'!

    03/04/2021 Duration: 06min

    Cathy Zell, MBA, CFRE, and Executive Director of Lansing Community College Foundation, joins on the Michigan Business Beat with Chris Holman. The LCC Foundation is celebrating its 40th Anniversary by creating a Circle of Stars. The foundation's goal is to commemorate 40 founding members for each of the 40 years. Chris and Cathy talk in detail about the new initiative, LCC's STAR DAY of Giving, and the value of being an LCC alumni. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | NLEA Event And Project Highlights For 2021

    Michigan Business Beat | NLEA Event And Project Highlights For 2021

    03/04/2021 Duration: 06min

    Chris Holman welcomes David Emmel to the Michigan Business Beat to talk about how his new position as President of the Northern Lakes Economic Alliance (NLEA). Chris and Dave cover the transition into his new role, some challenges NLEA has faced in the past year, upcoming events, and project highlights for 2021. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | UPDATE: Aerospace Industry Association Of Michigan Continues To Grow

    Michigan Business Beat | UPDATE: Aerospace Industry Association Of Michigan Continues To Grow

    03/04/2021 Duration: 06min

    Tony Vernaci, President/Founder, Aerospace Industry Association of Michigan (AIAM) connects with Chris Holman. They cover how the association and sector navigated COVID, upcoming AIAM events, and the plan of action going forward as we emerge from COVID. The association is coming up on 4 years and has been able to continue to grow. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | Mackinac Policy Conference 2021 Preview

    Michigan Business Beat | Mackinac Policy Conference 2021 Preview

    03/04/2021 Duration: 07min

    Chris Holman caught up with Tammy Carnrike, COO of the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce in order to preview the highly anticipated annual event, the Mackinac Policy Conference (September 20-23, 2021). She talks about this year's Vision And Pillars For 2021: Reimagining A Healthy Michigan; a focus on health and safety. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | MMDCs Instrumental Role In Mid-Michigans Business Community

    Michigan Business Beat | MMDC's Instrumental Role In Mid-Michigan's Business Community

    03/04/2021 Duration: 06min

    James McBryde, President & CEO of the Middle Michigan Development Corporation (MMDC) gives a periodic update. He talks with Chris Holman about the corporation's involvement in PPP and a look ahead to 2021. It was a cold winter for upper-middle Michigan, but the grants they've been assisting in distributing are helping some businesses across their region make it through COVID. MMDC was one of 15 groups that helped distribute about $6M out into the business community across 5 counties. In addition, McBryde is noticing as businesses emerge from COVID, the talent gap is reappearing. MMDC works with targeted programs for skilled trades and I.T. As the economy comes back restaurants remain optimistic and anticipate a pent-up demand. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | Douglas Js Response To COVID-19 Challenges  Upcoming News!

    Michigan Business Beat | Douglas J's Response To COVID-19 Challenges & Upcoming News!

    02/04/2021 Duration: 06min

    Scott Weaver, President at Douglas J Aveda Institutes & Salons connects with Chris Holman to give a periodic update on how the company has responded to COVID-19 related challenges and a look ahead. In the discussion, they cover how COVID 19 impacted the salons and institutes, the company's philanthropic side, and the status of upcoming developments and redevelopment. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | Saying No Means Saying Yes To Other Clients

    Michigan Business Beat | Saying No Means Saying Yes To Other Clients

    02/04/2021 Duration: 13min

    In this two-part interview, CEO and EOS Visionary, Mike Maddox talks with Chris Holman on the Michigan Business Beat about how finding the right partner sometimes requires losing some old partners. Mike and Chris talk about knowing who the right type of client is for businesses to work with, how it is important for business growth. Mike mentions how much of this has been established for ASK and having the Entrepreneur Operating System (EOS) process to thank for that. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | Randy Thelen, Welcome To The Right Place!

    Michigan Business Beat | Randy Thelen, Welcome To The Right Place!

    01/04/2021 Duration: 06min

    Chris Holman talks with the newly appointed President & CEO of The Right Place, Randy Thelen. They cover Randy's new position as well as plans for the organization in 2021. The Right Place is West Michigan's leading economic development organization and has assisted thousands of West Michigan companies to invest more than $5.1 billion and 47,000 new jobs throughout the region. - https://www.rightplace.org/ » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Michigan Business Beat | Bunnies, Foster Kids and a Michigan Company Making a Difference Nationally

    Michigan Business Beat | Bunnies, Foster Kids and a Michigan Company Making a Difference Nationally

    31/03/2021 Duration: 06min

    Jeffrey Mosher speaks with Vickie Bennett, of Lavender Life Company which was founded in 2017 when they simply couldn’t contain their love of lavender any longer. Their lavender farm is located in Caledonia, Michigan, and features plants that they use to design, grow, and create all-natural and organic USDA ingredients. The farm offers products from culinary to spa essentials, baby care to stuffed animals, and everything in between. The conversation goes on to cover Xander Bunny and Xander Dog which are great therapeutic gifts year-round, but certainly quite special as Easter basket gifts.

  • Michigan Business Beat | Michigans 2021 ALICE Report

    Michigan Business Beat | Michigan's 2021 ALICE Report

    30/03/2021 Duration: 09min

    Jeffrey Mosher catches up again with Mike Larson, President & CEO, Michigan Association of United Ways, based out of Battle Creek, MI, but serving statewide. They discuss the 2021 ALICE Report for Michigan that shows progress still needed to help working people. Questions covered include; Can you tell us about the main findings from the 2021 ALICE Report? What is the ALICE threshold and how is it different than the Federal Poverty Level? What can you tell us about the 10% on the cusp of the ALICE threshold? The 2021 ALICE Report is representative of 2019 numbers. How do you think the reports will be impacted following the COVID-19 pandemic? What public policy work can be done to lower the percentage of Michiganders living at or below the ALICE threshold? » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Leadership Lowdown | A story of Leadership, when it mattered the most!

    Leadership Lowdown | A story of Leadership, when it mattered the most!

    29/03/2021 Duration: 43min

    Paul X. Rinn is an accomplished Naval Leader and successful businessman. His career in the Navy spanned almost three decades and encompassed challenging positions in a multitude of key operational assignments and combat encounters as well as significant Pentagon postings. He was awarded five Legion of Merit Awards (one with Combat V), Purple Heart, four Meritorious Service Awards, Combat Action Ribbon with bronze star, and other personal and unit commendations. His life experience is something that has incredible stories of heroism and leadership experiences that simply shouldn't be missed! The Leadership Lowdown team has caught up with Paul in this edition! It is a show you won't want to miss!! Tune in and get inspired! » Visit MBN website: https://www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: https://www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: https://twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mibiznetwor

  • Michigan Business Beat | CAMW! MVP for March 2021 - Capital Area IT Council

    Michigan Business Beat | CAMW! MVP for March 2021 - Capital Area IT Council

    23/03/2021 Duration: 09min

    Jeffrey Mosher speaks with Brittni Schumacher, Manager, Jackson Enterprise Technology (JET) at Jackson, and Toni Klus, Vice President, Organizational Transformation at Jackson, who share involvement with the Capital Area I.T. Council, which is being recognized in March 2021, as the MVP (Most Valuable Partner) for CAMW!, the Capital Area Michigan Works!

  • Bottom Line IT | How Neogen is Using Blockchain and Advanced Technology to Improve Food Safety

    Bottom Line IT | How Neogen is Using Blockchain and Advanced Technology to Improve Food Safety

    23/03/2021 Duration: 45min

    In this episode of the Bottom Line IT Show, Mike Maddox talk about the recent partnership between Neogen and ripe.io with guests, Joe Heinzelmann, director of business development at Neogen, and Philip Harris, co-founder and president at ripe.io. Blockchain technology may seem like a complicated industry buzzword but when you break it down, it is pretty simple. Blockchain technology allows for many participants to have access to a single version of a piece of data and the transaction history. To preserve the integrity of the data, it cannot be deleted or edited without notifying all the parties involved. » Visit MBN website: www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

  • Leadership Lowdown | Looking For Impact, Not To Impress

    Leadership Lowdown | Looking For Impact, Not To Impress

    22/03/2021 Duration: 41min

    The Old Newsboys have brightened Christmas Morning for more than 824,000 needy children across Genesee County. The team believes that Christmas is for children and making the holidays a positive memory can play a role to help a child grow up to be a good citizen. When the organization went to find its new director, Tony Tucker was the obvious choice. He is a successful businessman that has found extraordinary ways to give back to the community that he loves. Tony says he's trying to impact, not trying to impress...In this case, he is an impressive leader, doing great things and impressing us here at the Leadership Lowdown! Tune in and enjoy the impactful story of Tony Tucker and the Old Newsboys of Genesee County! » Visit MBN website: https://www.michiganbusinessnetwork.com/ » Subscribe to MBN’s YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqNX… » Like MBN: https://www.facebook.com/mibiznetwork » Follow MBN: https://twitter.com/MIBizNetwork/ » MBN Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mibiznetwork/

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