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May 2020

May 11 – Vol. 33. Have COVID-19 questions? We have answers

 

April 2020

Apr. 27 – Vol. 32. More answers to your COVID-19 questions

Apr. 13 – Vol. 31. Answering your COVID-19 questions

 

March 2020

Mar. 30 – Vol. 30. Find COVID-19 Resources

Mar. 02 – Vol. 29. Join us for Startup Story Night 2020: In Good Company!

 

February 2020

Feb. 17 – Vol. 28. Celebrate Black History Month with Boss: The Black Experience in Business: A Film Screening and Storytelling Event!

Feb. 03 – Vol. 27. Celebrate your love of your business and connect with your dream lender at Build Institute!

 

January 2020

Jan. 31 – Calling All Detroit Small Businesses!

Jan. 20 – Vol. 26. Startup Story Night 2020: Call for Submissions!

Jan. 06 – Vol. 25. Want to lead a session at Detroit Startup Week? Submit a proposal by Jan. 31

 

December 2019

Dec. 16 – Vol. 24. Enroll in Build Basics and get your business rolling in 2020

Dec. 02 – Vol. 23. Join us December 5 to celebrate the launch of In Good Co., a campaign for Detroit entrepreneurs

 

November 2019

Nov. 18 – Vol. 22. November and December Events and Opportunities for Southeast Michigan Entrepreneurs

Nov. 04 – Vol. 21. November Events and Opportunities for Entrepreneurs and Small Business owners in Southeast Michigan

 

October 2019

Oct. 21 РVol. 20. Check out these Fall Events and Opportunities for Southeast Michigan Entrepreneurs 

Oct. 10 – Stories of Resident Led Solutions for Detroit

Oct. 07 – Vol. 19. Calling All Social Entrepreneurs – Net Impact is Coming to Detroit

 

September 2019

Sept. 16 – Vol. 18. Learn about Microloan Options for your Small Business

Sept. 03 – Vol. 17. Welcome to Detroit’s Month of Design

 

August 2019

Aug. 19 РVol. 16. Need Help with your Tech Startup or Neighborhood Small Business? Ask a TechTown Expert 

Aug. 05 – Vol. 15. Apply to Pitch at the 10th Annual Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition

 

July 2019

Jul. 15 –Vol. 14. Share Your Retail Idea with Hatch Detroit for a Chance to Win 100k

Jul. 08 – Vol. 13. Read Our Report on Southeast Michigan’s Entrepreneurship Support Network

 

June 2019

Jun. 17 – Vol. 12. It’s Startup Week!

Jun. 03 – Vol. 11. What we know about southeast Michigan’s entrepreneurship support network.

 

May 2019

May 20 – Vol. 10. Get read, Detroit Startup Week is coming

May 06 – Vol. 09. Make the most of National Small Business Week with these resources

 

April 2019

Apr. 15 – Vol. 08. How Lester Gouvia opened Norma G’s, the first sit-down restaurant in Jefferson Chalmers in over 30 years

Apr. 01 – Vol. 07. Apply to pitch for $1.2M in cash prizes at Detroit Demo Day

 

March 2019

Mar. 18 – Vol. 06. Upcoming events and opportunities for SE MI entrepreneurs

Mar. 04 – Vol. 05. FREE tickets to Startup Story Night are going fast!

 

February 2019

Feb. 18 – Vol. 04. Why microloans are critical for small businesses

Feb. 04 – Vol. 03. We want to hear your startup story

 

January 2019

Jan. 22 – Vol. 02. Make It Your Business, an entrepreneurship newsletter from the New Economy Initiative

Jan. 07 – Vol. 01. News from New Economy Initiative

 

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