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Gumroad: a new company that makes online buying/selling easy

When taking the time to plan a new company, there is a lot of research involved for those in Michigan and elsewhere in the United States. Research as to what consumers are looking for in today’s world, into businesses…

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Foreclosed commercial real estate a good buy for investors

Residential and commercial real estate are two completely different markets, even in Michigan. And the economic downturn has affected each of them differently. While residential homes continue to be foreclosed on by banks, commercial real estate hasn’t necessarily had…

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Consumer class actions prevented with Microsoft’s new TOS

Michigan business owners may be interested in hearing an upcoming change that Microsoft is making to their company terms of service (TOS). On Friday, May 25, Microsoft made an announcement that they would be altering their user agreements to reflect…

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Report shows a decrease in new business start-ups

According to a report by the U.S. Census Bureau, new business start-ups decreased to a record low in 2010. The percentage of businesses that were new organizations was below eight percent according to this recent report. The new business…

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Business formation: 3 Start Garden winners receive $5,000

Start Garden, a venture capital project in Michigan, is backed by $15 million provided by a family that is earmarked for individuals to compete for investment money. Entrepreneurs participate in Start Garden by laying their ideas out on the…

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Business mediation helps to solve business disputes

Michigan business owners typically run into problems as they operate their company. It is just part of the job. The same could be said regarding disputes in the business industry, whether with an employee or another company. Business mediation is…

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Michigan business formation: investors may help entrepreneurs

Starting a business is by no means an easy task. It takes careful planning from the get-go. And to begin, you need a solid idea to work from. However, even with an idea, it can be hard to get…

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Michigan entrepreneurs use pitch money to form cooking school

A popular Michigan-based competition, known as 5×5 Night, provides an opportunity for entrepreneurs to pitch their food-related business ideas. If the judges are interested, the participants may receive investment money to kick start their idea and begin the business…

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Business start up successful for Bloomfield Hills woman

This recent rough economic time in the United States has hurt many large companies, leading them to lay off workers. Detroit, and the surrounding area, has certainly not been immune from this turbulent economic climate. Some might say it’s…

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Possible cyber-spying software found on couple’s computer

When a business is involved in commercial litigation , such as when a consumer files a complaint against a company, there are many factors that can have unforeseen effects on a business’ strategic position. A recent Michigan newspaper report provided details on how…

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