• Study shows value of culturally appropriate environmental health resources
    environmental Health

    Study shows value of culturally appropriate environmental health resources

    Gigiigoo’inaan uses Ojibwe names and art to share culturally relevant health information for users. Image: Journal of Great Lakes Research. By Abigail Comar A new study has demonstrated how an advisory program designed for the Anishinaabe is a useful tool for tracking fish consumption in Great Lakes tribes. The research collaboration among the Medical College of Wisconsin, the Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan and the Chippewa Ottawa Resource Authority in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan is a long-term project aiming to increase environmental health literacy in Great Lakes tribal communities. The fish consumption advisory comes as an application called “Gigiigoo’inaan,” which means “Our Fish” in Ojibwe. The app provides personalized advice regarding…

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  • Celebrate Self Improvement Month with These Tips and Resources for Entrepreneurs
    Self Improvement

    Celebrate Self Improvement Month with These Tips and Resources for Entrepreneurs

    September is Self-Improvement Month. This may be an ideal opportunity for people from all backgrounds to improve their skills and outlook. However, self-improvement can be especially important and powerful for entrepreneurs. There are many ways for small business owners to improve on a personal level. But you don’t have to take these steps alone. There are tools, including apps, that can help you make the most beneficial changes. Here are some top options to consider. Best Self Improvement Apps for Entrepreneurs Productivity is a huge part of improving your personal accomplishments. If you want to improve yourself and your business, you need to learn how to get more done in…

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