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June 15, 2022

Proposed Federal Rule Change Would Negatively Impact Veterans, Refugee/Immigrant Services, Career Seekers, and Area Businesses

HILLSDALE, JACKSON, LENAWEE, LIVINGSTON AND WASHTENAW, MI – The United States Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration (USDOL) has proposed a Wagner-Peyser Staffing Act Rule that would have catastrophic consequences for our state’s businesses and talent.  This includes local veterans, refugee and immigrant services, career seekers and businesses that […]
March 24, 2022

Southeast Michigan Talent Development Successes Honored by State Leaders, Workforce Experts

LANSING, MI (March 24, 2022) — Local talent development and employment successes were among those celebrated by state leaders at the Michigan Works! Association Impact Awards this week. Local lawmakers and statewide talent development officials gathered virtually, and in-person, on Thursday, March 24 to recognize local resident Billy Truong, Homewatch […]
March 24, 2022

MWSE Executive Director Shamar Herron On Upcoming Events

March 10, 2022

Virtual job fair aims to address shortage of teachers, school staff in Jackson County

Jackson, Mich. — Aspiring teachers, veteran educators, and job seekers ready to make a career change will be able to meet and interview with more than a dozen educational institutions in a virtual setting next week.   The Jackson County Educator & School Staff Virtual Job Fair, a collaboration between […]
February 7, 2022

Michigan Works! agencies teaming up to conduct southeast Michigan childcare job fair featuring 100 employers

SOUTHEAST, MI Feb. 7, 2022 – Recognizing the critical shortage of child care workers in southeast Michigan, five Michigan Works! agencies across the region are partnering to host the region’s largest virtual childcare job fair on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2022, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation, […]

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