Our Communities Can Thrive Through Small Business Support and Success

Our Communities Can Thrive Through Small Business Support and Success

GUEST COMMENTARY By April Boyle What makes a great entrepreneur? It’s passion for an idea,the willingness to pursue a dream, and a wish for personal, professional and financial freedom. Every day at Build Institute we see this entrepreneurial spirit in action, and a drive for success in people from all walks of life, from all […]

Eight Tips for Eating Healthy on a Budget

Eight Tips for Eating Healthy on a Budget

Do you want to start eating healthier in the New Year? Healthy meals are good for youand don’t have to be costly! There are a few tricks and tips to eat healthy within abudget. 1. Plan a weekly menu. Taking the time to plan meals means huge time-savings andmoney-savings when it comes eating healthy. A […]

How to avoid holiday party pitfalls

How to avoid holiday party pitfalls

COMMENTARY By Doug Brown I’ve attended many company and client holiday events over the years and have firsthand experience in making and, later, avoiding common missteps capable of thwarting that ever-important opportunity to make a good first impression. Whether you look forward to or dread holiday parties, here are some do’s and don’ts that can help […]

Healthy holiday tips

Healthy holiday tips

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and that means the holiday season is almost here. You can enjoy the holidays while still making healthy food choices that help you and your family be your best. Try these tips and some of our favorite holiday recipes that fit into a healthy meal plan! Enjoy all food […]

Halloween spirits sure to satisfy the over 21 crowd

Halloween spirits sure to satisfy the over 21 crowd

You’re grown. And sometimes that’s reason enough to pause for an adult beverage. Here are some of our favorites from our friends at Milk Means More. Brewery Cocoa The dark-roasted grains in stout compliment the bittersweet flavor of dark chocolate in this hot cocoa. It will warm you up if Halloween is a dark and […]

Jesse Jackson’s Pearls of Wisdom: Should voters diversify, split vote?

Jesse Jackson’s Pearls of Wisdom: Should voters diversify, split vote?

Black leaders and organizations have launched an aggressive outreach campaign to get out the vote in November. But more than a large turnout this year, the Democratic Party faithful needs to vote with more sophistication than past elections. Blacks consistently practice one party politics in a two-party system. Despite giving the Democratic Party more than […]

Here’s a list of fun family-friendly things to do in Detroit in September

Here’s a list of fun family-friendly things to do in Detroit in September

by Carrie Budzinski   Looking for family fun this month? Here are LittleGuide Detroit’s suggestions.  Thursday, September 6 – Sunday, September 30: See performers from around the world at Universoul Circus @ Chene Park.  Friday, September 7: Join Southwest Solutions for movie night and watch Coco @ St. Anthony’s Hall. Sunday, September 9:  Visit the […]

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