Thu04172014

The changing face of Detroit government

 

 

By Bankole Thompson
CHRONICLE SENIOR EDITOR

Gary Brown, the man whose battle with political leaders inside Detroit
government led to the downfall of former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, is the latest
member of the Detroit City Council to announce he is not seeking re-election to the legislative body.

Brown is leaving at a precarious time in city government

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NFL Free Agent Titus Young Arrested 3 Times in a Week (video)

Former Detroit Lion Titus Young has had a remarkable week ... a remarkably bad week. The NFL free agent was arrested three times last week for charges which range from breaking and entering, driving under the influence, assault and evading the police. Two of those arreste were in a 15-hour time span.

Young's family is said to be debating whether or

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Bartech Soars To New Heights

Bartech Group, Inc. (Bartech), a global leader in staffing and management solutions, has experienced tremendous success for more than three decades. The Michigan-based company currently manages more than 26,000 daily work assignments and $2 billion in annualized billings. While many companies would be content to keep the status quo in this

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Business leaders honored by NASP

The National Association of Securities Professionals (NASP) recently honored five business leaders during its seventh annual ceremony and scholarship banquet fundraiser at the Detroit Athletic Club. More than 300 NASP members, supporters and guests helped celebrate what NASP called Encore VII – “Together We Rise!” Proceeds from the event go toward

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How to increase mental productivity and self-control at work

We all know productivity requires both energy and control. A manufacturing plant needs power to operate and process controls to ensure efficiency. Your car won’t run without fuel and a driver.

But did you know your brain works the same way?

In other words, if you or your employees are not eating the right foods (energy), your ability to think and

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