Community Spirit? Michigan International Speedway Has Lots
It’s amazing what you can accomplish in one work day – especially if you don’t go to work. At least that’s what the staff at Michigan International Speedway found out when they reported for work with the mindset of making a difference in the community. Instead of coming to the track, the staff spread out...
Get Up, Get Out and Have an Off-Site Meeting
Sometimes, you need to try something new to get the ideas flowing. Getting out of the office for a meeting or related group event is another way to see things in a new way. Leaving your desk to see new sights is good for employees as well, according to the folks at The Inn at...
Techweek Detroit: Get to Know Linkies, the Hemingwrite and So Much More
There may be no cooler spot in Detroit than Ford Field, where dozens of tech startups and gazelles met for the annual Techweek event. As a week-long celebration of technology and innovation, Techweek hosts 12 standard events that designed to “engage and excite in every way imaginable.” The Detroit event April 13-18 featured an expo,...
Values and Vision – Zingerman’s Recipe for Success
Nine companies and about 700 people make up the Zingerman's Community of Businesses today. It all started with conversations among friends about deli tastes and culture back in the early 1980s.
How to Measure Your Family Business
Family business research provides a helpful tool by which to measure your company. Being aware how other family enterprises navigate the potentially turbulent waters can only make you smarter – and taking appropriate action makes you wiser.
Welcome to the Next Generation IT Platform
The 3rd platform of IT evolution is upon us, bringing together and focusing on the interplay among four key technologies and solution areas: Cloud, Analytics, Mobile and Social.