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Southfield, MI – October 24, 2018–Scammers are opportunists who take advantage of whatever is in the news or being chatted about on social media. It’s common around this time of year to receive phone calls from political pollsters asking questions about who you plan to vote for, and scammers mimic those legitimate calls.
LANSING – The programs that prepare students with in-demand skills needed to land a high-demand, good-paying career gained more traction among Michigan high school students, data shows.
Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs added more than 1,300 students in the 2017-2018 school year, continuing an upward trend for the third consecutive year in CTE enrollment. These programs provide more than hands-on learning, they provide real-life application of lessons typically taught in a classroom setting and 21st Century skills that prepare students for life, no matter their postsecondary career path.
LANSING, Mich.— One month after the launch of the state’s first-ever talent retention and attraction campaign – Choose Michigan – more than 70 leaders from cities across the state gathered in Lansing for an inside look at Michigan’s first-of-its-kind marketing efforts geared toward young science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) professionals.
Mike Maurer Divisional Director of Business Development for the Accident Fund Insurance Company of America talks with Jeffrey on the Michigan Business Network.
Jeffrey Mosher speaks with Shane Rugg, Training Coordinator, Star Truck Rentals and Heather Kimble, Human Resources Director, Star Truck Rentals, out of Grand Rapids, MI. They share about the company, and the special way they're filling the talent gap in their industry which can lead to great jobs.
Rob Fowler Executive Director and President of the Small Business Association of Michigan (SBAM) speaks with Chris Holman. Chris gets the details of SBAM and MichBusiness launching Association Health Plan solution for Michigan small businesses.
SBDC's Hanna Burmeister sits down with owner of The Preston Group, Lisa Preston to talk about Government Guaranteed Lending and a Guaranteed Good Time at the Great Lakes Lenders Conference.