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Podcast 1420 5/17/14: Jobs for Vets, ComicCon Celebrates 25 yrs and Help Shardae Rudel Get to London

Show Notes

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Motor City ComicCoh

Motor City ComicCon Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Shane Hamelin

Shane Hamelin with spice things up with news about Mtorcity ComicCon and a special “Find Shane” contest at the Convention in Novi on Sunday!

Mark WaidGuest Mark Waid is a freelance comic writer who is visiting the Motor City ComicCon in Novi this weekend.

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New Horizons

New Horizons Steps Up to Help GI’s Back Into the Workforce

Scott McLeanScott McLean, Vice President of Operations at New Horizons Great Lakes shares the latest program by New Horizons to offer special training to help former military reenter a tough job market.

Click Here to Listen to Scott McLean New Horizon

Gofundme logo

Reports From Two Satisfied Customers of Crowdfunding Site

Shardae RudelShardae Rudel (Ed’s daughter) wants to raise support for her college internship this summer in London, England. Click here to see the site



Lauren ElliottLauren Elliot, Shardae’s friend and inspiration for GoFundMe, faced a sudden financial crisis when her horse had a medical crisis.  Friends came through on GoFundMe. Click here to see the site


All about GoFundMe

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MiTechNews Report

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Michigan #3 in High Tech Growth Nationwide

The once renowned rust belt is snatching victory from the mouth of defeat.  Building on the high tech heritage of the auto industry, the Great Lakes State is showing signs of being one of the hottest places in the US for high tech growth.  According to MichTech News, “A new study released Thursday by Engine Advocacy shows that Michigan ranked third in the nation for high-tech job growth from 2010-2011.”

This is not only good news for techies looking for work but also for the communities where growth is strongest because each new tech job creates nearly 4 other jobs. Full Story

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Podcast May 5, 2012: Gifts for Mom, Mobile Tech Jobs and Heaven UP

Show Notes:

-Mother’s Day Coupons from The Frugals: Kate Forgatch of with specials for Mother’s Day couponers.
-Bringing the Mobile industry together to grow Michigan’s Economy: Linda Daichendt, Executive Director/President, Mobile Technology Association of MichiganMobilDevDay on May 19th-
Heaven Up: New Social Media site for Christians:  Chris Burkhart

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Long Live the King: Steve Jobs Steps Down

One of the most creative visionaries of our time and moulder of culture through his products has called it quits.  Steve Jobs officially resigned from Apple as its CEO today citing his inability to do his job.  Full Story “Mr. Jobs will become chairman, a position that did not exist before. Apple named Tim Cook, its chief operating officer, to succeed Mr. Jobs as chief executive.” NY Times article.

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