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Business and Economy

The Hoffman brothers, courtesy of Derek Hoffman

An entrepreneur’s cheat sheet

The brothers behind Wall St. Cheat Sheet could write a case study for entrepreneurs, content providers, and new media strategists.

The State of Entrepreneurship with Michigan Ross' David Brophy

The state of entrepreneurship


The state of Michigan conjures certain classic images: the Great Lakes, the Motor City. Time to add “hotbed of entrepreneurial activity.”


Easy Riders

Shifting gears comes naturally to entrepreneurs. For the founders of Autobike, it’s the defining feature of their evolving startup–a bike that shifts automatically.


Manufacturing 10,000 new jobs

A $148 million high-tech manufacturing research institute in metro Detroit is expected to bring 10,000 jobs to the region within the next five years.

Residential Life Initiatives: A Better Experience

A2 on the (high) rise


Things are looking up in Ann Arbor—way up. A recent building boom is reshaping the city skyline, hastening a vertical shift in perspective.