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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.

What actions can we take to keep accelerating Michigan’s growth?

That’s a wrap for another fantastic CEO Summit. Our event on Nov. 5 was aimed at figuring out what’s headed […]

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Continuing Michigan’s momentum into the summer

We predicted it would be a productive May for Michigan, and it truly was. Within the first 6 months of […]

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5 things to know this month

May is set to be a significant month in shaping public policies that affect all of Michigan: 1.  The House and […]

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If you build it, they will come.

If you build it, they will come. The start of baseball season is upon us, and so is a fresh […]

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Business Leaders for Michigan applauds Gov. Whitmer for bold budget proposal

Business Leaders for Michigan (BLM) applauds Governor Whitmer for focusing on infrastructure and talent development in her first budget address […]

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Building momentum on a consensus

Roads – we drive on them, ride on them and pay to maintain them. We’ve tried numerous plans over the […]

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2019 Goal: Finding Common Ground

2018 was a great year for Michigan, as we hit record lows in our unemployment rate, our population ticked up […]

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One More Item On Our 2018 To-Do List

Leading What’s Next… As we come to the end of another calendar year, it’s great to reflect on all that […]

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It’s Time to Get Down to Business

We were disappointed Amazon didn’t select Detroit among the list of finalist cities for its second headquarters.  Reports are that […]

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