Making It in Northern Michigan: Quantum Sails

by Clark Miller One of the largest – and arguably most innovative – manufacturers of boat sails in the world is headquartered in Traverse City. The reason is simple. When industry veteran Ed Reynolds was asked to become president of Quantum Sails by majority owner Doug DeVos,...

Book Review: How to Change

Reviewed by Chris Wendel In a world where self-improvement messages come at us constantly, a book labeled “How to Change” might need more than a simple title to stand out. Fortunately, behavioral economist Katy Milkman uses motivating, well-researched approaches for working through the challenges that can...

Ripple Effect: How Interlochen Center for the Arts impacts the local economy

by Craig Manning With an alumni list that includes more than its fair share of superstars – not to mention a track record for drawing world-renowned talent to northern Michigan for concerts, performances, residencies, and exhibits – what does Interlochen Center for the Arts' reach and impact look like as part of the broader...