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What Will Be The Fit For Minority, Small Business Owners At Policy Conference?

“I have to carry my company’s flag much higher and every touch that I have with a potential customer has to be a positive touch.”

CBS Detroit–05/26/2015


Michigan Joblessness Ties US Rate For 1st Time In 15 Years

Michigan’s unemployment rate has fallen again, pulling even with the national rate for the first time in 15 years, the state announced Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2015


Michigan’s Unemployment Rate Is Back On The Rise

Despite the increase, unemployment does remain down from a year ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2015

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Official: State Liable For $9.4B In Tax Credits Through 2032

The $9.4 billion estimate is $2.9 billion, or 45 percent, higher than estimates provided to legislators at a revenue-estimating meeting in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2015

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Comerica Bank’s Michigan Index Up Again in April

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index increased in April, up 1.3 points to a level of 122.4.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2013

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Report: Michigan’s Manufacturing Sector Gets An A, Logistics B

Michigan is rebounding from the Great Recession and making major strides in its business climate, says a new report from Ball State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2013

Event Notices From May 9

The latest event and meeting news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2013

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Michigan Economy Improves In December

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index saw a bounce back in December, rising 1.7 points to a level of 102.7.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2013


Michigan Economy Dips In August, Reports Economic Index

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index dipped in August, declining 1.2 points, to a level of 106.6.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2012

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Michigan Economy Grows In May

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index jumped 1.9 points in May, to a level of 103.9.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2012