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Forefront Friday: Gas Tax Holiday

Forefront Friday: Gas Tax Holiday

June 24, 2022  | Posted by: Keith Chulumovich

The fourth of July is fast approaching and according to AAA, nearly 48 million Americans are expected to travel over the holiday, and 42 million of us are expected to travel fifty miles or more. Whether we pack up the… Continue Reading  

Forefront Friday – Intern Debate: Work from Home or in the Office
Forefront Friday – Marco Eadie Honored as DBusiness 30 in their Thirties
Forefront Friday – Summer Energy Blackouts

Forefront Friday – Summer Energy Blackouts

June 6, 2022  | Posted by: Russell Long

In the Wallstreet Journal this weekend, the National American Electric Reliability Corp (NERC) warned 2/3s of the US could experience blackouts this summer saying “The forced transition to green energy is distorting energy markets and destabilizing the grid.” Droughts, combined… Continue Reading  

Sneakers: An unexpected alternative asset class

Sneakers: An unexpected alternative asset class

June 2, 2022  | Posted by: Julie Lock

Steve Jobs once said, “There are sneakers that cost more than an iPod”. Although Jobs passed away in 2011, this quote remains relevant to this day. A 256GB Apple iPod touch currently retails for $399. On StockX’s website, a Men’s… Continue Reading  

Forefront Friday – Victory Gardens

Forefront Friday – Victory Gardens

May 27, 2022  | Posted by: Patrick O'Keefe

It is that time of year again – Memorial Day – where we remember our veterans who fought and died for our freedom. It is also the time to plant our gardens. This year after a long hiatus I am… Continue Reading  

Forefront Friday – Strategic Alliances

Forefront Friday – Strategic Alliances

May 13, 2022  | Posted by: John Ruther

Given all that has been going on have you come to the conclusion that stronger relationships including strategic alliances, or joint ventures need to be part of your strategy to keep your business healthy or growing? Well, here are three… Continue Reading  

Forefront Friday – Netflix Losses

Forefront Friday – Netflix Losses

May 6, 2022  | Posted by: Susan Koss

Current macroeconomic factors such as sluggish economic growth, increasing inflation, geopolitical events and some continued disruption from COVID are becoming increasingly challenging for many US companies. These factors are significantly impacting the US economic climate and current state of the… Continue Reading  

Forefront Friday – Employee Recruitment

Forefront Friday – Employee Recruitment

April 29, 2022  | Posted by: Violeta Zdravkovic

If your company’s greatest assets for revenue generation and profitability are your employees, then you are already aware of how the great resignation and great reshuffle have financially impacted employers with labor shortages and difficulties with filling job vacancies, especially… Continue Reading  

Forefront Friday – Patio Season

Forefront Friday – Patio Season

April 22, 2022  | Posted by: Keith Chulumovich

I shoveled snow earlier this week, I had to wear my winter coat, and I even had a bowl of hot soup for lunch just to warm up, and it’s the middle of April…………….but then again, this is Michigan.  It… Continue Reading