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At Business Leaders for Michigan, we pride ourselves on developing strategies that are research-driven and fact-based. Our proposals and strategies are grounded in Michigan’s ongoing economic realities and aimed at bringing new vitality and competitiveness to our state. Our featured and most recent studies, reports and benchmarking websites are included below.

Joint Letter to Gov. Snyder on Maintaining K-12 Standards & Assessments

View a copy of a December 5, 2017  letter sent to Governor Rick Snyder from Business Leaders for Michigan, Detroit […]

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Acting Decisively. Investing Strategically.

DETROIT, Mich. —Nearly 500 business executives, nonprofit and community leaders, and policymakers met at the sixth annual Michigan CEO Summit […]

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Business Leaders for Michigan Applauds U.S. House Tax Reform Plan

DETROIT, Mich. — Business Leaders for Michigan today lauded the House’s tax reform legislation, which includes a provision to lower […]

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Find Guaranteed High-Voltage Insight, Inspiration at 2017 Michigan CEO Summit

DETROIT, Mich. — From talent recruitment and retention to staying on top of quickly evolving technology, the 2017 Michigan CEO Summit […]

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MI Voters Think Schools Doing Better Than They Are

Detroit, Mich. — Business Leaders for Michigan (BLM), the state’s business roundtable, today released findings from a recent survey on […]

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BLM 3Q 2017 Economic Forecast: MI’s Top Business Leaders Continue to Anticipate Investment, Jobs During Next Six Months

DETROIT, Sep 26, 2017– The state’s largest businesses forecast stable to increasing economic activity for both Michigan and the U.S. […]

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Jennifer Nelson Joins Business Leaders for Michigan

Detroit, Mich. — Business Leaders for Michigan (BLM), the state’s business roundtable, today announced that Jennifer (Jen) Nelson has joined […]

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BLM Statement on the passage of Good Jobs for Michigan legislation

Lansing, Mich. — Business Leaders for Michigan (BLM), the state’s business roundtable, issued the following statement after the Michigan House […]

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BLM Launches Michigan Education Project

DETROIT, Mich. — Business Leaders for Michigan today announced that it has launched a study aimed at boosting K–12 school […]

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