Erika Greco · Uncategorized

Detroit: Meeting the Leaders Behind the Revival

The revival of Detroit may be exemplified in the new tall shiny buildings, property developments and construction projects underway, but beneath the surface are the entrepreneurs and innovators that brought the fresh ideas and life back into the city. I had the honor of joining my class of aspiring journalists, media marketers and entrepreneurs to… Continue reading Detroit: Meeting the Leaders Behind the Revival

Madison Job · Uncategorized

A Tour of Inspiration, Renovation and Motivation

On Friday, March 30 my media entrepreneurship class at Michigan State University took a trip to Detroit — our very own Comeback City! Many have not had the chance to bear witness to its immense progress and revitalization, but I was given the opportunity to find both inspiration and motivation personally and professionally. We kicked… Continue reading A Tour of Inspiration, Renovation and Motivation

Nicholas Stahl · Uncategorized

The Unexpected Trip to Detroit

To preface, the trip to Detroit for our entrepreneurship class was planned far in advance. I put the date in my calendar in January. Contrary to the title of this article, this was an expected trip. What was unexpected were the two revelations I came to while I was on the trip. 1.) The startup,… Continue reading The Unexpected Trip to Detroit

Alexa Seeger

Shanley Pearl’s Refreshing Definition of Success in Entrepreneurship

Meeting Shanley Pearl over lunch, I can’t help but associate her with the Perrier carbonated water she chose. It’s become part of my perception of her. Like Perrier, she’s bubbly, she appeals to those with fine taste, and she’s got a bit of a sarcastic bite to her. Shanley spoke to our class during our… Continue reading Shanley Pearl’s Refreshing Definition of Success in Entrepreneurship