Melissa Burden| The Detroit News
The Michigan Strategic Fund board Wednesday approved incentives for 14 projects across the state in which the companies plan to invest $1.1 billion and create 4,590 jobs.
The investments include several from automotive suppliers who … Read the rest
Carol Cain| Detroit Free Press
With the graying of Michigan’s population will be growing opportunities for businesses and organizations catering to this aging boomlet.
“If we look at the tri-county area, we see the population age 65-and-up expected to grow
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Melissa Anders| MLive
LANSING, MI — Michigan’s unemployment rate was unchanged at 8.9 percent in December.
The annual average jobless rate also came in at 8.9 percent for 2012, down from 10.3 percent in 2011, according to preliminary data from … Read the rest
Karl Henkel| The Detroit News
Auto parts suppliers are primed to boost jobs in 2013 in an effort to keep up with accelerating U.S. auto sales.
Suppliers invested heavily in their plants beginning in 2010, but delayed hiring until the … Read the rest
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January 16, 2013
“IT in the D” Graduates Second Class
Students gain foundational training for careers in information technology
DETROIT, Mich., – With interest in joining Downtown Detroit’s growing IT workforce surging, … Read the rest
Amy Biolchini| Ann Arbor.com
The job market outlook is positive for registered nurses in the next five to 10 years in Michigan, industry professionals say.
Though the economic recession slightly changed the hiring trends for health care providers, the job … Read the rest
The Workforce Intelligence Network (WIN) is a promotional sponsor of the Society of Automotive Engineers event next month at Macomb Community College in Warren. WIN also will present at the event, Strategic Human Resources Management and the Evolution of the … Read the rest
Mark your calendar for the next LiveWorkDetroit! event, scheduled for January 26 at the North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center.
LiveWorkDetroit! showcases Detroit as the place for Michigan’s college graduates and young professionals to live and work. Detroit … Read the rest
Karl Henkel and David Shepardson| The Detroit News
Hiring binge is the biggest for Ford in more than a decade
Ford Motor Co. and General Motors Co., which shed white-collar workers during the industry downturn, plan to hire more than … Read the rest
Mike Campbell| CBS Detroit
The job market is tough — in Michigan the unemployment rate is at 8.9 percent — but there are jobs out there, especially in specialized markets like machine shops and for high-tech positions like CNC operators.… Read the rest