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|By MAX JOHNSTON Capital News Service LANSING — Many people consider carp to be a “trash fish,” but fly fishing for carp is popular in northern Michigan. This year though, guides have cancelled trips and lost thousands of dollars because … Continue reading →
|By KATE HABREL Capital News Service LANSING — Stephen Jones didn’t initially set out to put together an album of songs about modern life in Midwestern America. But that is exactly what he did. Jones is a retired journalist and … Continue reading →
|By JACK NISSEN Capital News Service LANSING — Where are Americans driving? Researchers from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute analyzed data from the Federal Highway Administration, and the results are in: City driving is rising, and it’s risen … Continue reading →
|By CARIN TUNNEY Capital News Service LANSING — Lake trout make noise in bed, according to new research by Great Lakes scientists. The species commonly growl, snap, quiver and thump while spawning, the study found. The report may cause a … Continue reading →
|By ERIC FREEDMAN Capital News Service LANSING — One of America’s most scenic stretches of road, Brockway Mountain Drive in the northwestern Upper Peninsula, is now on the National Register of Historic Places. The National Park Service recognized the 9-mile … Continue reading →
How do you strike a balance between finding financial security and following your passion? Answering related questions are Mackenzie McClellan, a student at Oakland University, is a psychology major who aspires to become a clinical psychologist; Braxton Buckner, a student at Michigan State university, majors in advertising with a media management focus’; and Katelynn Warfle, a student at Michigan State University studying arts and humanities for her undergraduate degree and plans on attending medical school to become a physician assistant. Q: Why did you choose your major/career field? McClellan: “I chose my major and career path because I think psychology is incredibly interesting, and I really love it. It could potentially result in a lot of pay, but that was not a deciding factor for me.”
Finding ways to save money can be difficult. Everyday people have to make decisions about where and how to spend their hard-earned dough. Back in 2014, Michael Kirk decided not only to help people save money, but time as well. After using engineering concepts, he was able to eat for $1,000 a year and decided to share with people what he had learned. He developed a company called Efficiency is Everything (EIE). Through this, he utilizes his master’s degree in engineering to give people tools and data that will allow them to become more efficient in their spending.
When most people hear of a gentlemen’s club many thoughts start going through your head. What many do not know is that the United States strip club annual revenue as of September 2016 was $3.1 billion according to information provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The average earning for a “dancer” or “stripper” as well as club managers can be anywhere from $40,000 to over $100,000 based on the club’s location, customer base and the amount you are contracted to work. According to information from IBISWorld industry research report on strip clubs published in March 2017, the industry over the last five years has grown steadily, while per capita disposable income increased at an annualized rate of 1.6 percent contributing to consumers engaging in leisure activities such as visiting a gentlemen’s club. Waitresses, bartenders, DJ’s, managers and general staff help to make sales and all reap the benefits of a good nights work.