Business Insider

Lucy Ann Lance Business Insider – Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Listen to Hour 1:  [audio:http://www.lucyannlance.com/audio/013012/1-31a.mp3]
Listen to Hour 2:  [audio:http://www.lucyannlance.com/audio/013012/1-31b.mp3]

 

Tom Ivacko, Administrator, UM Center for Local, State and Urban Policy, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy – Government Dashboards:  There are many different ways to measure success in your business and whether you are meeting your goals.  Many local governmental units, including the State of Michigan, are now using  a dashboard system to show accountability and transparency to taxpayers.  But are they accomplishing anything?
Click & Listen: [audio:http://www.lucyannlance.com/audio/013012/ivacko.mp3]

 

Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce:  Bob Pierce, Chamber Executive Director; Dave Killips, Superintendent of  the Chelsea School District – Governor Snyder is holding Michigan schools accountable for their fiscal performance.  While he plans to invest more in schools, the gesture comes with strings attached.  Chelsea Superintendent talks about the impact on his district and touts recent honors bestowed on the Chelsea schools.
Click & Listen: [audio:http://www.lucyannlance.com/audio/013012/chelsea.mp3]

 

re:New Michigan:  Larry Eiler, CEO of Eiler Communications; Russ Collins, Executive Director of the Michigan Theater– How Park City, Utah’s Sundance Festival is putting Ann Arbor, Michigan on the map. Also, Larry gives us an update on ACE12, the entrepreneurial leadership program.
Click & Listen: [audio:http://www.lucyannlance.com/audio/013012/renew.mp3]

 

 

West Washtenaw Business Association: Rick Stites, WWBA President; Robert Lovelace, Marketing Manager, Sun & Snow SportsHave you heard of longboarding?  Robert Lovelace tells us it’s the next big outdoor sports rage.  Think paddle boarding without the water!  With two locations (Ann Arbor & Plymouth), Sun & Snow Sports has the expertise to outfit you for winter and summer fun in Michigan.
Click & Listen: [audio:http://www.lucyannlance.com/audio/013012/wwba.mp3]