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April 8, 2021
Overview: • PPP Extended Until May 31, 2021 • #MIWomen: Find Your Differentiator • MEDC Toolbox Training Webinar Series • City of Design Challenge - Applications Open
March 24, 2021
To support you in moving forward with collaborative opportunities, we are providing this handout. Included are seven preparation tips to get you ready for the journey to successful and fulfilling collaborations with wisdom from Brian Tippens, start-up advisor, formerly of Hewlett-Packard, Phyllis J. Meyer, Dun & Bradstreet, and Bill Balduino, Dun & Bradstreet, shared by Carol Tice in Entrepreneur Magazine. Also included are best practices for engaging in collaborative business opportunities, the ability to collaborate, the pow-er that results, and being visible to buyers.
Michelle Richards
March 16, 2021
Michelle Richards, Great Lakes WBC, founder is a leading authority on women-owned and small businesses. She has successfully advocated for economic opportunities, provided much-needed resources, and built the credibility of community-based, women-owned and small businesses for nearly four decades.
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March 1, 2021
After leaving prison with a new mindset, Jermaine Branner opened his dream gym with the help of CEED Lending, and continues to support the Pontiac community in various ways.