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Professor JB Ward shares expertise with Ashley Porter of The List.

JB Ward, who recently joined Northwood University Florida as Assistant Professor and Hospitality Management Department Chair, shared insight with Ashley Porter of the nationally broadcast television show called “The List” regarding business strategies required for long-term stability and success. With the story highlighting the cupcake fad and the nationally publicized financial challenges of Crumb’s Bake Shop, Ward emphasized the importance of advanced market...

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Employers and citizens concerned about the Michigan and U.S. economies, including the impact of state and federal legislation, will have an opportunity to hear from top leaders in Michigan and Washington at Northwood University’s Bay Harbor Policy Forum, “The Michigan & U.S. Economies: The Road Ahead.” This free, public event, set for Aug. 2, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m., at the Bay Harbor Yacht Club, 4300 Vista Drive, Bay Harbor, Mich., will feature Michigan...

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Dr. Dale M. Haywood taught economics and philosophy at Northwood University from 1965 until his death in 2006. He was loved by students and faculty, and famous for his 12-cell matrix which the Mackinac Center for Public Policy believes properly "describes why private property, a free market, a profit and loss system and limited government are necessary components for allowing people to prosper." Dr. Dale M. Haywood served on the board of scholars for the Mackinac...

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Tom O'Hare, the retired former president and CEO of Worldpac, will serve as the opening speaker for the next University of the Aftermarket Leadership 2.0 program. "Tom O'Hare is one example of the kinds of high-caliber aftermarket leaders and leadership concepts that participants will be exposed to during the Leadership 2.0 program," said University of the Aftermarket Director Brian Cruickshank. "We are thrilled that Tom will speak about his view on leadership within...

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Businesses looking for their next leaders should hire employees who are both extremely smart and team players, new research suggests. Workers who reach the highest rungs on the corporate ladder are smart and social, not one or the other, according to a study published recently in the journal Review of Economics and Statistics. You can show employers how well rounded you are with your EXCEL transcript from Northwood University.  Earn your BBA from one of the largest all business...

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Nick Twork Photo Source: Infiniti News

Northwood University Alumnus, Nick Twork, will be overall in charge of developing and implementing Infiniti's communications strategy in the Americas. His responsibilities include corporate, brand and product, internal and lifestyle communications, aiming to further strengthen the brand's presence in the premium car segment. In addition to the responsibilities in the U.S., Twork and his team will also provide guidance and support to the rest of the Americas region, including Canada,...

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By Dr. Richard Ebeling The Declaration of Independence, proclaimed by members of the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, is the founding document of the American experiment in free government. What is too often forgotten is that what the Founding Fathers argued against in the Declaration was the heavy and intrusive hand of big government. Most Americans easily recall those eloquent words with which the Founding Fathers expressed the basis of their claim for independence from Great Britain...

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Dr. Ebeling in the classroom

Libertarian Richard Ebeling Examines the Significance of the Declaration of Independence and the State of Today’s Government Involvement In honor of Independence Day celebrations across the United States, Northwood University economist and noted libertarian thought leader Richard Ebeling has penned a new position paper, A Declaration of Independence from Big Government. The whitepaper is the latest addition to Northwood University’s Free Market...

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