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Four Key Pieces to a Great Business Workshop Feb. 13

January 19th 2018

  Four Key Pieces to a Great Business Workshop Feb. 13 Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce, Michigan Works, and The Ferndale DDA, presents an Educational Workshop with Insight Business Coaching. Learn time-tested principles of how to: ¸ Gain control of your time, team and money ¸ Turn your marketing into an […]

2017 Successes and Goals for the Future of OC Times

December 31st 2017

2017 Successes and Goals for the Future of OC Times (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 31, 2017) 2017 Was a great year for Oakland County Times! Readership increased from 44,000 to 125,000 Readers per month We now have over 3 million hits per month and 10,000 visits per day! We also: -Changed our name from Oakland […]

July Business Workshops Through Oakland County

July 4th 2017

July Business Workshops Through Oakland County (Oakland County One Stop Shop, July 4, 2017) Wish your business was as hot as the weather outside? Do you have a brilliant idea, but need help turning it into action? Boost your business potential with the help of Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center. Get help from experts […]

Guest View: Don’t Be Afraid to Fail

October 15th 2016

Guest View: Don’t  Be Afraid to Fail (Kyle Scislowicz, Auburn Hills Media Communications Specialist, Oct. 15, 2016)   We’ve all heard and acknowledged this phrase before, “don’t be afraid to fail.” However, how many of us truly live it? When making a decision or generating an idea, do you select the option which may result in an […]

Creating a Vision Statement that Balances your Life and Business

March 24th 2015

Creating a Vision Statement that Balances your Life and Business (Frank Lanzkron-Tamarazo, Chazzano Coffee, March 24, 2015) My wife, Lisa, and I made a mistake. We should have involved her in the business from the beginning instead of allowing her to spend more time with the kids. That’s a difficult thing to say out loud because […]

DDA gets Ferndale re-Ignited

February 12th 2011

Ferndale is full of small business success stories, and the Downtown Development Authority is hoping to create more with the re-emergence of their Ignite program. Ignite is a series of educational programs and networking opportunities for new entrepreneurs or those who are thinking of starting their own business.