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Blog // Connect Michigan

Michigan Home-Based Businesses Earn $2 Billion in Annual Revenues from Online Sales

By CMI Staff

By Hongqiang Sun, Research Analyst Home-based businesses are a vital component for local economic development.  However, it is not enough to just recognize the importance of these businesses. The goal is to help small, home-based businesses expand and thrive in the digital economy. A new study from Connect Michigan explores how home-based businesses use broadband in Michigan through its 2013 Business Technology Assessment. The report finds that 74% of Michigan home-based businesses use broadband, a 15 percentage point increase since 2011. This rate of broadband usage is comparable to other businesses in the state. Michigan home-based...

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