By Jada Simone This Month we got the opportunity to speak with Meghan Martin, Program Manager for the Arts Council of Greater Lansing. The Arts Council of Greater Lansing supports many diverse artists and is helping the community engage with them through placemaking. LM: How did you get involved with the Arts Council Meghan Martin: … Continue reading Interview with Program Manager for Arts Council of Greater Lansing Meghan Martin
By Jada Simone Established in 1973, the Michigan State University Foundation is a non-profit corporation that fuels economic development initiatives. According the MSU Foundation’s website, the program focuses on the support of research, invention, and entrepreneurship. One of the programs sponsored by the MSU Foundation is the Conquer Accelerator. According to their website, the program … Continue reading Interview with MSU Foundation Communications Manager Aaryn Richard: Conquer Accelerator
Lansing Mosaic Caught up with Delon Delafosse who is the owner of Blings and Things By Delon. Her business sells jewelry and accessories. Delafosse explains what motivated her to start her own jewelry business and how she networks in Lansing, MI. Lansing Mosaic: Tell us about your business? When did you start and what is … Continue reading Interview with Delon Delafosse, Owner of Blings and Things By Delon.
By Jada Simone Fisher Lansing Mosaic got the opportunity to speak with local entrepreneur, Jerry Norris. Norris is one of the founders of The Fledge in Grand Ledge and is relocating it in Lansing, MI this month. Lansing Mosaic: Can you tell us a little about your business? Jerry Norris: The Fledge is a hyper-inclusive, … Continue reading Jerry Norris, Co-Founder of The Fledge- A New Ideation Maker Space, Incubator and Accelerator in Lansing, MI
The Greater Lansing Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosted a Meet and Greet with State Representative, 68th District (Lansing & Lansing Township) Andy Schor on April 10th in Old Town Lansing. Andy Schor is a Democrat candidate running for Lansing Mayor. This was an opportunity for members of the Greater Lansing Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and … Continue reading The Greater Lansing Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Host Meet & Greet with State Representative & Mayorial Candidate Andy Schor
The Lansing Economic Area Partnership formerly known as LEAP, exemplifies great leadership supporting entrepreneurs. The role LEAP play's in driving innovation and job growth in Lansing have certainly been rewarding. LEAP is not only emerging entrepreneurs in Lansing, but they are also encouraging future innovation with youth entrepreneurship. This year LEAP is again is hosting the Youth Startup Expo. This … Continue reading Lansing’s Youth Startup Challenge: An Interview with Tony Willis
Myles Johnson, CEO and founder of Inspirational Tie Clips is a young entrepreneur who took a motivational idea and turned it into a successful business. Inspirational Tie Clips is company that provides men with a way to identify themselves and show their character to the world using tie clips. Lansing Mosaic interviewed Myles Johnson about how he started his … Continue reading Interview with Myles Johnson Owner of Inspirational Tie Clips
Are you looking for a way to draw more attention to your business? Improve your business image? Or just learn the secrets to great marketing tactics? LEAP (The Lansing Economic Area Partnership) is hosting a Marketing & Branding Bootcamp with Lansing’s top talent in small business development, social media, public relations and content creation. During this marketing … Continue reading LANSING, MI MARKETING AND BRANDING BOOTCAMP! Register Today!
Helen Keller was asked - What would be worse than being born blind? She quickly responded To have sight and no vision. Transformation is a journey! Map out your road map: I. Don't ever let failure become final. Be aware that discouragement is failures partner. The best way to get rid of discouragement is to … Continue reading Intentional Goal Setting: Plan your atmosphere by Commanding your Words by Carmen Thomas
1. It’s Not Your Job...But It’s Ours Most small business owners and new entrepreneurs do not have the resources to invest in a marketing team, but still need to establish a credible presence in the media to help their businesses grow. Hiring a full-service advertising agency can help solve this common dilemma. What do you … Continue reading Three Reasons Why You Need to Hire a Full Service Advertising Agency