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LEO | Check out Career Explorer on PMTC

Michigan Business Network
July 27, 2021 8:00 AM

The new Career Explorer tool in Pure Michigan Talent Connect provides personalized career and education data that is tailored to your individual needs.

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LEO | Disaster Unemployment Assistance Available for Residents Affected by Severe Storms

Michigan Business Network
July 23, 2021 4:00 PM

in Washtenaw and Wayne Counties

LANSING, Mich.—Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) is available to eligible individuals as a result of a major disaster declared by the President on July 15, 2021. The Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency is accepting applications for DUA from individuals in Washtenaw and Wayne Counties whose employment or self-employment was lost or interrupted due to Severe Storms and Flooding between June 25, 2021, through June 26, 2021. Applications for DUA must be filed by August 23, 2021.

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Mike Maddox | JustASK What Should Businesses Look for in an MSP?

Michigan Business Beat
July 23, 2021 3:00 PM

Chris Holman catches up once again with Michael Maddox, President, CEO, EOS Visionary of ASK, Lansing, MI, and Host of "Bottom Line IT" on Michigan Business Network (ASK recently merged with Convergence Networks/Grade A)

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Dave Heisey: Crestcom Free Webinar for July 2021

Michigan Business Network
July 22, 2021 11:00 AM

Managing Hybrid Teams: Overcoming the Challenges of the New Workplace

2020 and COVID-19 brought rapid disruption to workplaces around the world. The sudden shift to remote work tested most organizations’ ability to adapt and adjust to the next normal. Now leaders are facing the reality that a flexible workplace is here to stay.

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LEO | MiSTAIRS Grant Program to Expand Employment Opportunities for Michiganders

Michigan Business Network
July 16, 2021 1:00 PM

The Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO) has been awarded a $10 million federal grant to support the state’s registered apprenticeship expansion efforts and increase employment opportunities for Michiganders. Grant funds will be used to establish the Michigan Statewide Targeted Apprenticeship Inclusion & Readiness System (MiSTAIRS).

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LEO | UIA Encourages Certain Claimants to Provide Information to Requalify for PUA Benefits

Michigan Business Network
July 15, 2021 1:00 PM

LANSING, Mich.—The Unemployment Insurance Agency is encouraging claimants who are required to requalify for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) to provide the agency with the necessary information to remain eligible for the federal program. At the onset of COVID-19, there was ambiguity in the federal guidelines and more latitude was given in the interpretation of those guidelines by the states, including Michigan. As the program continued, the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) became more prescriptive to states regarding what could and could not be included.

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Q2 2021 MFBI Survey: Underwritten by Cinnaire Still underway

Michigan Business Network
July 8, 2021 6:00 PM

We're all finally back to work! As a leading voice for small businesses in Michigan, the Michigan Business Network (MBN) believes the people making critical decisions need to hear how your business is doing as we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic. That is why MBN, in partnership with the Cinnaire, is requesting your participation in this edition of the Michigan Future Business Index (MFBI).  Take Survey Now

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AF Group Enters Assumed Reinsurance Marketplace –

Michigan Business Beat
July 8, 2021 3:00 PM

Partners with Waypoint Underwriting Management

An industry leader in offering specialty insurance products, AF Group today announced its entry into the assumed reinsurance marketplace through a new partnership with Waypoint Underwriting Management. The partnership aligns AF Group, a national leader in specialty insurance with Waypoint, a proven expert in reinsurance risk underwriting and pricing.

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Engineering Society of Detroit | Energy Efficiency Conference

Michigan Business Network
July 8, 2021 7:00 AM

Michigan Energy Efficiency
Conference & Exhibition
Submissions due Friday, July 9.
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Q2 2021 MFBI Survey: Underwritten by Cinnaire Still underway

Michigan Business Network
July 7, 2021 5:00 PM

We're all finally back to work! As a leading voice for small businesses in Michigan, the Michigan Business Network (MBN) believes the people making critical decisions need to hear how your business is doing as we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic. That is why MBN, in partnership with the Cinnaire, is requesting your participation in this edition of the Michigan Future Business Index (MFBI).  Take Survey Now

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