WJR Business Beat with Jeff Sloan: Apple Announces Developer Academy in Detroit (Episode 161)

Apple has just announced that it is opening its first U.S. Developer Academy in downtown Detroit. According to a press release posted on the Apple website, the Detroit Academy is part of a hundred-million-dollar racial equality and justice initiative to help dismantle systematic barriers to opportunity and to combat injustices …

5 Essential Practices for Developing a Personal Brand

Amid COVID-19, many individuals are using time spent sheltering in place to start a business or pursue a side hustle. If that sounds familiar, as you begin taking the next steps to create a professional brand, including drafting business plans and incorporating the business, you must also consider developing your …

WJR Business Beat with Jeff Sloan: Manufacturing Sector Faces Rapid Decline (Episode 59)

New data released by the Federal Reserve makes clear just how dramatic the impact of the COVID-19 crisis has been on the manufacturing sector in the U.S. Industrial production in the U.S. suffered historic falloff in May, according to the study. Manufacturing output was hit particularly hard, dropping more than …