Lawrence Technological University ranked highest in the metropolitan Detroit three-county area and placed in the top 20 percent of colleges and universities nationwide in a new Bloomberg Businessweek national survey on the increased earning power generated by a college bachelor’s degree.
Is a college education a good investment? No question about it, according to a report just issued by the web site PayScale.com. In its 2012 Return on Investment rankings, PayScale reports that a bachelor’s degree from Michigan Technological University can be expected to yield more than $450,000 more than a high school diploma over 30 years.
Troy-based Viper Networks Inc. announced that one of its first office building clients to purchase the LED-O T8 Tube products nearly six months ago, is tracking an annual 35 percent return on investment based on reduced lighting cost and lower electric usage charges.
The digital marketing firm Oneupweb Wednesday introduced ROSI trax, described as proprietary software that will track the monetary value of social media networks for businesses.
Auburn Hills-based Plex Systems Inc. Tuesday announced the availability of a new case study outlining how its enterprise resource planning software, delivered as a service over the Internet, enabled a manufacturer to improve performance and profitability, achieving a 456 percent return on investment.