By Lara Mossa, The Oakland Press
LAKE ORION >> Plans have been approved for a Lockhart’s BBQ, a new restaurant and bar that will be built in the village hall and could be open by the end of the year. The Lake Orion Village Council unanimously approved the proposal to sell the village hall and redevelop the site.… Read more >
By David Sherardson The Detroit News
The U.S. auto sector added 5,000 jobs in May to hit its highest level since August 2008 to nearly 850,000 jobs.
Automakers and parts companies have added 35,000 jobs over the last year to 848,600, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said. Since July 2009, when the sector fell to 623,900 jobs — as General Motors Co.… Read more >
A Nielsen article “How Small Business Can Scale the Big Data Barrier” quotes John Jantsch, small business consultant and author of “Duct Tape Marketing” who asserts… “Going forward, the companies that have the best data will win.” The article later states… “The good news for small business owners is that the data boom isn’t reserved for large corporations.… Read more >