Michigan State University Extension believes that fostering entrepreneurship and community support are key strategies for creating jobs and transforming the state’s economy and global presence. MSU Extension addresses entrepreneurship from both a community and individual perspective. MSU Extension helps foster communities that are supportive of entrepreneurs and part of a knowledge economy.
October 29, 2014 | Yvonne Wichtner-Zoia | A PechaKucha is a concise presentation format designed to inform, entertain and promote conversation.
October 28, 2014 | Joanne Davidhizar | Residents of the Berrien County Juvenile Center enjoy more fresh fruits and vegetables through the Michigan Farm to School Grant Program and Andrews University CSA.
October 27, 2014 | Kathy Jamieson | Increase sales and grow your business by understanding your customer.
October 27, 2014 | Kurt H. Schindler | Placemaking and new economy can also work in rural small town Michigan. Here are the top 10 best practices for making that happen.
October 23, 2014 | Kathy Jamieson | Energize your entrepreneurial spirit in just 54 hours.
October 22, 2014 | Mark Thomas | Get a head start on making your business a success.
October 22, 2014 | Mark Thomas | Some of the successful business startups share commonalities in approach and launch. Having a “good idea” is really only a starting point as you explore whether it can be a business that is financially worth pursing.
October 7, 2014 | Jim Isleib | New topics of interest to beginning farmers and experienced farmers considering new enterprises will be offered in 2015. Recordings of past topics are now available.
October 6, 2014 | Andy Hayes | Great Lakes Energy’s Economic Development Loan Program might be the alternative lending answer to your business financing question.
October 6, 2014 | Andy Hayes | Marketing and branding are important ways to let the consumer know who your company is and what type of product or service they can expect. It is your promise to them.
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Date: Nov 4, 2014
Location: Kellogg Center, 55 S. Harrison Ave., East Lansing, MI 48824
Date: Nov 10, 2014
Location: University Center - Gaylord, 80 Livingston Blvd., Gaylord, MI 49735
Date: Nov 18, 2014
Location: Genesee County MSU Extension Office, 605 N. Saginaw St., Suite 1A, Flint, MI 48502
- Affordable Care Act Roadmap
- Cashing in on Business Opportunities
- Cooperative Development Program
- Cottage Food Law
- FastTrac NewVenture Program
- Heritage Tourism
- Michigan MarketMaker
- MSU Product Center
- MSUE Wind Power
- Oil and Gas
- Road to Independence Workshop
- Specialized Meat Processing Variance Training
- Tilling the Soil of Opportunity