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Hear from the founder of Lake Michigan Financial Corporation, Rich Lievense, and his insight on what this blog encompasses.

The current resurgence of manufacturing  is a wake-up call to clarify our strengths, channel our investments, and create a winning solution in a competitive world economy. 

Read "Manufacturing’s Wake-up Call" from Strategy + Business.

The U. S. auto industry is in a period of extraordinary transition as it addresses new drive trains, new designs and manufacturing processes, and a number of new global competitors.  Let’s hope they are up to the task. 

Read "Is the US Auto Industry Ready for Growth?" from Strategy + Business.

Yes we can, and do, compete effectively with other manufacturing countries around the world.  This short article cuts through the current media reports that manufacturing is dead in this country and reminds us of what we are doing right.  They conclude that the state of manufacturing in the United States is quite healthy.

Read More "Still Made in America: The Myth of Waning U.S. Manufacturing Prowess" from The Institutional Investor.

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