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Ann Arbor Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce: Kimberly Mills, MHSC Energy Management – States are deregulating both Electricity and Natural Gas in an effort to introduce competition into marketplaces. MHSC Energy Management Inc. is an independent energy management and consulting firm offering objective electric procurement and energy analysis services to commercial, residential, industrial and government entities. Clients have saved an average of 15% on their electricity bill through their services.
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Business Ethos: Health Care for Everyone – Dr. David Mielke, Retired Dean of the College of Business at EMU – With October 1, 2013 fast approaching, there are still a lot of questions regarding the expansion of Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchanges. Dr. Mielke tells us about an innovative pilot project in Florida that allows low income people to choose health plans on a “Medicaid marketplace”, saving $1 billion a year. He says this illustrates how an overhaul of Medicaid should be the first course of business before expanding the program.
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Preparing for College: Jeremy Hyman, Author, The Secrets of College Success: Over 800 Tips, Techniques, and Strategies Revealed, 2nd Edition – Heading to college? Make sure you are fully prepared for your freshman year. Learn the seven things to do the summer before college. Photo: Husband & wife co-authors, Dr. Lynn Jacobs and Jeremy Hyman
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Milan Area Chamber of Commerce: Community Supportive Agriculture – Tom & Vicki Zilke, Zilke Vegetable Farm – From field to table, Zilke Vegetable Farm is a family-owned and operated farm which raises a diverse selection of vegetables and herbs in a sustainable and transparent manner in Milan, Michigan on 40 acres. The Zilkes represent the new breed of farmers in America.
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Think Local First: Intentional Living – Ingrid Ault, TLF Executive Director; Callan Loo, Owner, Peaceful Crossings – Learn about the First Annual Rising Phoenix Awards by Peaceful Crossings, as well as several Intentional Living workshops coming up.
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