Guest Column

Opinions and tips from experts within the community.

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Economic lessons from Yoko Ono and Moses

December 2, 2016
One year ago, I predicted Hillary Clinton would be our next president unless there was either moral or economic outrage in the United States. Read More

Cyber breach not a question of if, but when

November 18, 2016
You’ve spent numerous resources building your customer base, created long-term strategies for retention and have developed a sense of mutual trust — and then you get the call: “We’ve been hacked.” Read More

40 Under Forty 2016 class breaking mold

November 11, 2016
Once again, it was my honor to serve as a judge to select the Business Journal’s 40 under Forty Class of 2016. Read More

Nonprofits strengthen voter engagement

November 4, 2016
What do nonprofits and voting have in common? Read More

It’s 4:20 — Do you know where your lease is?

October 28, 2016
New legislation signed by Gov. Rick Snyder last month may launch the medical marijuana industry in Michigan and create potential new headaches — or opportunities — for landlords and tenants alike. Read More

Licensing property gives owners flexibility — and income

October 21, 2016
Got a parking lot you don’t use after employees leave at 5 p.m.? Read More

Three reasons a true leader should cultivate talent in others

October 14, 2016
With the election season in full swing and the country witnessing a few debates, many Americans are questioning exactly what makes a good leader. Read More

Better metrics needed to measure student success

October 7, 2016
The results from Michigan’s new, more rigorous standardized test were released recently. Read More

Trained dental workforce will solve access to care problem

September 30, 2016
Recently, legislation was introduced advocating for dental therapists in Michigan, despite a lack of proof dental therapists will make a meaningful impact in addressing the barriers to dental care. A better idea is to build Michigan’s successful strategies using our current dental workforce. Read More

Beware lurking terms and conditions in your contracts

September 23, 2016
We all know various beasties lurk about in October, the month of Halloween, but beastly provisions also can lurk in contracts, ready to cause misery to the unwary. Read More