Monthly Archives: March 2010

Tools Available to Improve Internet Service

At the beginning of April, in an effort to better connect Michigan, residents will be able to check which broadband providers service their home. By identifying gaps in broadband service across the state, providers will be able to identify new markets in which to offer coverage. Continue reading

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Small Businesses are Key to Michigan Job Growth

Small firms represent about 99.7 percent of all job providers, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration, employing about half of all private sector employees and generating 60 percent to 80 percent of new jobs annually over the last decade. Small businesses play a very large role in our economy, and if we want to stabilize jobs across Michigan, we must help them grow. Continue reading

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