Michigan Reach Out! World of Work


Tour: Downtown Home and Garden

Contact Person: Mark Hodesh, small business owner

Brief Description: Tour the store, including the horse stalls in the basement; history of the store/architecture.

Tour Length: 30 min.

Related Careers: Learn about small business, what it takes, gaining experience where you find it, and how general education helps you in relating to people and telling your story. Also, see information on these related careers: retail sales, sales worker supervisor, advertising and marketing, administrative services manager, top executive.


Group Size: 6–8

Age Level: Middle school to adult

Advance Notice Required: 1 week

Chaperon Requirements: 1 adult per 6–8 students

Limitations: Jan.–March (2 tours); July–Sept. (2 tours)

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