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Putting unvarnished failure on stage, in Michigan and beyond
Failure Lab

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Failure: What can businesses learn when things go wrong?

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Million Dollar Home Sales: Metro Detroit
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For busy pie makers, “everybody’s in the kitchen” for Thanksgiving baking

(Photo credit: Zingerman's Bakehouse)

American men work from home more than women

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The best fundraisers excel at matchmaking
Hogle_Cybelle Codish

(Photo credit: Cybelle Codish)

Design Economy on a Comeback
Design Economy

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Indie costume shops not spooked by monstrous rivals as Halloween approaches
Halloween_Rivan Stinson

(Photo credit: Rivan Stinson)

The most impressive vehicles at the Detroit auto show are bicycles

(Photo: Vickie Elmer)

Jim Richards(Photo credit: Crain's Detroit Business)[/caption]Candice Simons(Photo credit: Crain's Detroit Business)[/caption]The player-coach for small biz
Abir Ali

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The Great Place to Work Institute isn't actually that great a place to work

(Photo: AP Photos/Todd Williamson)

Tubby’s buys Just Baked cupcakes

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Treat Dreams founder expands.
Boone_Free Press

(Photo Credit: Detroit Free Press/Regina Boone)

Nailah Ellis-Brown, founder of Ellis Infinity LLC
Ellis Brown

(Photo credit: Nailah Ellis-Brown)

The shorter your first name, the bigger your paycheck

(Photo: AP Photo/Michel Euler)

Samantha White, founder of Shakespeare in Detroit
Hour Detroit Cybelle Codish

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Women in Top Management
Maggie W. Denise M, Matthew Healey

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Shinola to open Washinton, D.C. store

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More women are leaning in - and not getting paid for it

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How to pass down a vacation home null (Photo credit: Preserve at Rock Creek)Berry Gordy’s former palace hits the market.

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Sheri Gordon, senior analyst
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Finally, a hoodie that will last longer than your marriage

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Laid Off - Again

(Photo: Mark Bialek)

Muslims file EEOC suits against meatpacking plants

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How parents can help teens land a cool summer job

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Report: Women still face barriers in construction trades

(Photo: Saschane M. Stephenson/Union City)

The case for paying female retail workers at least $25,000

(Photo: Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis)

Actually, electricians are more in demand than engineers

(Photo: AP Photos/Heather Ainsworth)

A bunch of cars at the Corvette Museum got swallowed by a sinkhole - and attendance soared

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Fast-food worker scared, then embolden after her first arrest for protesting

(Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Some companies would rather get rid of interns than pay them

(Photo: AP Photo/HBO, JoJo Whilden)

Five children's books with the best leadership lessons for adults

(Photo: AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Leaving a Collection to Your Heirs - Kiplinger

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This tech startup uses a simple formula to decide how much stock to give employees

(Photo: Reuters/Kevin Coombs)

Freelancer pay jumps, in search for quality work

(Photo: Roy Hsu/Getty)

A half dozen ways to lose weight at work

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A half dozen ways to lose weight at work

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You really need to wear wackier socks to work

(Photo: Reuters/Felix Ordonez)

This Mother's Day, I'm grateful my mom helped me build my erotica business

(Photo courtesy: Tina Engler)

A Detroit company is reinventing the "open office" - by making it actually open to the public

(Photo: Vickie Elmer)

Beer & shamrock sunglasses. Making of the green from St. Patrick's weekend in Detroit.

(Photo credit: Glenn Triest)

'Mad Men' and Ad Women: A love-hate relationship

(Photo credit: Frank Ockenfels/AMC)

Why Tabasco hot sauce is sold in those tiny 2-ounce bottles

(Photo credit: AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

After success hooping in NOLA, she photographs her colleagues, the street performers

(Photo: Vickie Elmer)

How to put 'stripper' on your resume

(Photo courtesy: Iron Horse Entertainment)

50-plus years on the job: An extremely rare bird

GM worker Charley Hall at the Arlington, TX, truck plant (Photo courtesy: General Motors)

The most common mistakes that derail a woman's career

(Photo: AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)

Obama just made it a lot harder for college to exploit cheap labor - aka adjuncts

(Photo: AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Storytelling and public speaking tips from TED types

(Photo: MorgueFile)

These rituals are the key to acing a job interview or big presentation

(Photo: Getty Images/Michael Dodge)

The benefits of planning really, really far ahead

(Photo: Chris Borrelli/Chicago Tribune/MCT/Getty)

Here's how to make it through a speech without a teleprompter

(Photo: Reuters/Steve Marcus)

After disclosing employee salaries, Buffer was inundated with resumes

(Photo: Getty/Eric Thayer)

More than half of the US jobs added in December were temporary

(Photo: AP Photo/Ric Francis)

Detroit Auto Show: Prime spying territory

(Photo: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

The 10 big companies with the most telecommuting options

(Photo: Reuters/Ints Kalnins)

Susan Murphy: Certified Genius

(Photo: J. Adrian Wylie)

The reality of Rudolph: Reindeer are in short supply, high demand

(Photo: AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)

The complete guide to corporate gifts for clients

(Photo: Reuters/Chris Keane)

The problem with calling your career coach a sherpa

(Photo: Reuters/Tim Chong)

A startup founders' story slam

(Photo: Entre-SLAM/Flickr)

How did Renisha McBride end up dead on a stranger's porch

(Photo: Reuters/Joshua Lott)

Heidelberg to launch $3M capital campaign

(Photo: Michelle D. Hooks)

The complete guide to writing corporate memos

(Photo: Reuters/Jeff Christensen)

Chaos is everywhere - here's how to accept it

(Photo: Reuters)

What are the most important unanswered questions on Quora?

(Photo: AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

RIP, social media managers - tweeting is everyone's job now

(Photo: AP Images/Andrew Matthews)

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