Improve Customer Loyalty and Grow Your Business At May 21 Novi Workshop: A free workshop focused on business growth through customer loyalty is being held Tuesday, May 21 as part of the Revenue North Business Growth Summit. The customer loyalty workshop will be held at 9:15 a.m. to 10:05 a.m. at the Novi Sheraton at 39000 Haggerty Road in Novi. It will be led by Gerald Bricker, principal, Aadvise Consulting, LLC. Bricker is a business coach who managed leading sales organizations in the Detroit area for 30 years. The Revenue North Business Growth Summit is dedicated to helping businesses increase their profitability through revenue growth in the most cost-effective manner possible. The summit will include experts familiar with Southeast Michigan’s markets, culture, and economy. Experts in sales, marketing, customer retention, access to capital, planning, and acquiring and retaining A+ talent will share proven ways to grow a business. For more information and to register for this free summit, contact Gerald Bricker at email@example.com and ask for the promo code. You can learn more about the summit at RevenueNorth.com. Aadvise Consulting is a Northville-based sales, business and management consulting firm. Aadvise Consulting is an affiliate of Resource Associates Corp., a training and development company located in Reading, Pa., that has provided sales growth strategies to thousands of companies around the world.
Healthcare Reform Expert To Speak At LTU May 14: Marianne Udow-Phillips, director of the Center for Healthcare Research and Transformation in Ann Arbor, will discuss health reform at the federal, state and local level on Tuesday, May 14 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Lawrence Technological University, 21000 W. 10 Mile Road in Southfield. CHRT is a non-profit partnership between the University of Michigan and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. Udow-Phillips will provide an update on what is happening with implementation of the PPACA of 2010 (Federal Healthcare Reform Act) including recent decisions by the state of Michigan on health insurance exchanges and Medicaid expansion. Registration begins at 8 a.m. in the lobby of the Mary Marburger Auditorium in LTU’s Science Building. The cost is $30. Go to www.ltu.edu/management/executivetoexecutive.asp for online registration. Walk-ins are welcome. For more information, contact Lawrence Tech’s Center for Nonprofit Management at (248) 204-3095 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or the Blender Consulting Group at (248) 245-7900 or email@example.com. Udow-Phillip’s presentation is part of the four-part Executive to Executive speaker series for leaders in the nonprofit sector, which is offered through a partnership with the United Way of Southeastern Michigan, the Michigan Nonprofit Association, Plante Moran, the McGregor Fund, the Blender Consulting Group and Lawrence Tech’s Center for Nonprofit Management. Lawrence Tech now offers a graduate certificate in healthcare information technology. For more information, visit www.ltu.edu/management/healthitmgt.asp.