MSU Extension Suite 201
219 E. Paw Paw Street
Paw Paw, MI 49079
March 16, 2016 | The combination of a changing workforce and the need for business owners to retire creates a great opportunity for mutual benefit.
December 3, 2015 | Self-employment has rewards and risks. Managing your time is one crucial element. Having the right environment to work efficiently will lead to profitability and sustainability.
November 30, 2015 | Self-employment continues to increase as a viable option, as full-time employment opportunities decrease. Along with this trend, the benefit safety nets that full time employment provides are also vanishing.
June 24, 2015 | Formerly, as in real estate, location, location, location was the key component for enticing shoppers to buy products. Knowledge of what is in the package is now the driver.
June 19, 2015 | Super-Stores may draw the attention of the press, but the field of competition in the grocery business is being influenced by newer mid-sized specialized stores offering a bundle of services and features.
June 10, 2015 | The purpose and need of the cooperative have been identified and a business plan to meet the needs developed. Now for the hard part: gathering the resources and implementation.
June 4, 2015 | Having enough interest in starting a cooperative is just the first step, developing a viable business plan, when implemented, that meets the identified needs is the second.
April 27, 2015 | Just as any journey starts with but a single step, formation of a cooperative entails a proper beginning to ensure the likelihood of success.
April 22, 2015 | Cooperatives require a group with a mutual need that is willing to share the responsibilities for managing this form of business.
March 5, 2015 | Understanding the nature of the marketplace requires knowledge of the different demographic groups’ values and desires.