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Letter from the Editor: Brain Power

Michigan loses between $800 million and $900 million in annual tax revenue from college students who leave the state following graduation.
Automotive Hall of Fame

Detroit Bound

The Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn looks to relocate to the Motor City.
R.J. King

Letter from the Editor: Coming Home

As major announcements go, the decision by the Detroit Pistons to move to Little Caesars Arena from the Palace of Auburn Hills happened in a flash — or within seven months’ time.

Round the Clock

Neetu Seth likes to say her company never sleeps. A native of India who launched Novi-based NITS Solutions in 2009, Seth has offices here and in India that leverage an array of online data to...
R.J. King

Letter from the Editor: Blue Zone

Here’s a big question: Why isn’t every hospital in metro Detroit, the United States, and the world striving to give their communities Blue Zone status?

Michigan Franchise Report: That’s A Wrap

Ziebart International Corp. in Troy is driving global sales with new products and services.
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Letter from the Editor: Launchpad

At first blush, the export of domestic goods and services is impressive: In 2014, more than $2.4 trillion in products and services was sold overseas, up $760 billion since 2009, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Sweet Shift

Peete's Famous Cheesecakes sold 16,000 cheesecakes last year.
Zeana and Saad Attisha

Economic Cheer

A couple takes on Oak Park’s prohibition.

Invention Factory

Since the early 1800s, Michigan has been a hotbed of inventions and innovations. For the first time, we offer an invention timeline that highlights 35 advancements that have served to save lives, drive business, and change the world.