BizGrid Connection: SCORE and Black Catalogue

July 15, 2015 9:06 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In each issue we’ll feature a successful connection between an NEIdeas applicant and a BizGrid organization to give you ideas to grow your small business. SCORE DETROIT, a nonprofit association dedicated to entrepreneur education and the formation, growth and success of small business in Southeast Michigan, recently teamed up with Monty Luke, independent owner and… read more

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Graduates in SE Michigan Outperform US Small Businesses

July 15, 2015 9:06 am Published by Leave your thoughts

  A new report reveals that small business owners who have completed the educational component of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program grow their revenue and create jobs at rates that outperform the broader economy, and the data for alumni of the Southeast Michigan program, based at Wayne State University, trends higher than the… read more

Michigan Manufacturing Center Offers Supervisory Training

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Would you like to give an employee with leadership potential practical management training? The Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center (MMTC) is offering a Supervisory Skills Seminar for new and experienced supervisors in August. It is designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to thrive in today’s manufacturing environment and will feature simulations, examples and… read more

Applications Open for LaunchDETROIT Microloans

July 15, 2015 9:05 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Are you an entrepreneur who lives and works in the city of Detroit? You may be eligible for a microloan from LaunchDETROIT. The nonprofit program, founded by Rotary District 6400, offers qualified entrepreneurs free business training and consulting, assigned business mentors, networking opportunities and microloans of $1,000 to $2,500. The program’s mission is to support… read more