Business

Join Maker Works for their Operations Bootcamp October 3rd through 7th, 2016!

Maker Works, Ann Arbor’s makerspace, established in 2011, is hosting their second, bi-annual Operations Bootcamp this fall. Any owner, manager, or staff that is currently or expecting to be operating a makerspace, hackerspace, FabLab, or any other shared fabrication facility will gain valuable insight into what it takes to create a successful space. The bootcamp […]

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Business, Events

Peter Block: Creating a Compassionate Economy

Peter Block has deeply influenced the way we work at Zingerman’s. His ideas on Stewardship and Leadership have changed the very core of how we work. It is with much excitement (and no small measure of nerdish glee) that we welcome Peter for a very Special Edition of our Speaker Series. This blog post was […]

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Ari on Business, Business, Food Artisans

Part Four is traveling the world!

Socially-conscious chocolate maker, Shawn Askinosie shared Ari Weinzweig’s latest business book with his partners in Tanzania today! For more information on the book visit: https://www.zingtrain.com/power-beliefs-in-business

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Ari on Business, Business

A Double Debut: A New Book, A New Venue

The energy was palpable. Between the unveiling of a new venue and the buzz around a highly anticipated new book, the energy in the room was electric. The bustling city views of Ann Arbor and its passersby served as the perfect backdrop to explain what was happening in that room. The attendees came from all […]

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Ari on Business, Business

Ari’s New Book Unearths Insights about the Powerful Impact of Beliefs in Business!

Part 4 in the Guide to Good Leading series shares 11 more “Secrets” from of one of the country’s most progressive companies!

Thirty-four years ago Paul Saginaw and Ari Weinzweig opened Zingerman’s Delicatessen with a staff of two and a $20,000 bank loan. Today Zingerman’s—a place Inc. magazine called “The Coolest Small Company in America”— is a creative collaborative of ten different businesses in the Ann Arbor area, employing over 700 people and doing sales of about $60,000,000 a year. With the release of Ari’s new book, Zingerman’s Guide to Good Leading, Part 4: A Lapsed Anarchist’s Approach to the Power of Beliefs in Business, more of the secrets behind the business’ success are now available to the world.

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Business

Join us for a (free) web conversation

Webinar : Intentional Interviewing. How to hire the right people… Join us for a web conversation with Pat McGraw, Zingerman’s HR Manager and Maggie Bayless, ZingTrain Managing Partner. Pat and Maggie will talk about tips and techniques for interviewing to hire the “right” people – people who fit your organizational culture and serve your organization’s bottom lines. […]

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