Items Tagged with 'Business Leaders for Michigan'

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Street Talk: Meet me in the middle

Safety first.

October 27, 2017
How does Middle America respond to a new snack food product? Or, more precisely, how would the middle of America respond? Read More

BLM: Growth expected to continue

Expectations for Michigan down slightly from last quarter, still above U.S.

September 29, 2017
The majority of business leaders in the state are optimistic about the continued growth rates for both the Michigan and U.S. economies. Read More

Talent, housing hinder economic growth

September 29, 2017
Adding to the issues related to talent attraction is a lack of affordable housing. Read More

Street Talk: Voters need schooling

September 29, 2017
Business Leaders for Michigan released findings from a recent survey on K-12 education that show strong voter interest for greater improvement in Michigan schools. Read More

Street Talk: Stemming the education decline

Blinker, please.

July 7, 2017
Business Leaders for Michigan launched a study aimed at boosting K-12 school performance in Michigan. Read More

Survey finds CEOs exude confidence

More than 60 percent believe state’s economy will improve over next six months.

March 17, 2017
Optimism among Michigan’s executives continues to be high in the wake of the 2016 election. Read More

Slow grow: Business leaders’ predictions reflect doubts

Quarterly survey finds fewer expect economy to improve in the next 18 months.

June 10, 2016
Some of Michigan’s top business leaders forecast slow economic growth over the next year and a half for the state and nation. Read More

Mobility tops list of BLM’s priorities

Report identifies state’s automotive legacy as a building block for prosperity.

February 12, 2016
This year’s roadmap to building a successful state shifts into gear as it looks to growth and stability and opportunities as a potential leading mobility state. Read More

Michigan’s General Fund: another example of government unable to manage itself

June 19, 2015
In the June 15 issue of GRBJ, a quote from a news release attributed to Business Leaders for Michigan and its President and CEO Doug Rothwell was noteworthy. Read More

Business leaders sound alarm

Companies partner with educators.

April 10, 2015
The disconnect between workers’ skills and what employers need is reaching “emergency” proportions. Read More