Massachusetts as the model

Terrific Slate article entitled Don’t Mess with Massachusetts: It may be everyone’s punching bag, but it’s time to face facts: The Bay State is best. You read that right!  Massachusetts as the state we should want to be like. How can…

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Worth reading

Lots of good stuff being written about the themes we are focused on at Michigan Future. Here is a list of  recent articles I think are particularly worth reading: A Gap in College Graduates Leaves Some Cities Behind, from the…

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Talent trumps taxes again

Fascinating Crain's Detroit Business article entitled "So why does a business leave northern Michigan for Florida? Sometimes, it's talent, not taxes." The story is about a Cadillac digital medical records company – BlueWare – leaving Michigan for Orlando, Florida. The…

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