Big 3 Michigan Schools Lead In Degrees, Lag In StartupsThe alliance, which consists of University of Michigan, Michigan State University and Wayne State University, placed last in launching startups over the five-year period.
Starting Your Own Non-profit Subject Of New SeminarOrganizers of a seminar aimed at teaching community activists how to start and maintain a non-profit organization are already looking into holding another such event.
'Ferndale Soup' Brings New Business Ideas To The Table The Ferndale Soup is a monthly dinner in which attendees pay $5 for a meal, listen to several ideas for small projects, and vote on the best one.
U-M Announces Start-Up Investment ProgramUniversity of Michigan President Mary Sue Coleman says a new program will help accelerate businesses that can contribute to the state's economy.
State Boosts Start-Ups With $25 MillionThe Michigan Strategic Fund is awarding $25 million to eight organizations that will support entrepreneurs in launching and growing companies throughout the state.
MAREC Grant Will Expand Energy, Tech Start-upsGrand Valley State University’s Michigan Alternative and Renewable Energy Center has received a grant to enhance the center’s business incubator program that supports energy and technology-related business start-ups.