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Local businesses get $3.2 million for customized employee training

February 20, 2023
Kevin Delancey, far left, and Laura Oliver, far right, both of Humphrey Products, receive a check for the Going PRO Talent fund from Michigan Works! Southwest's Devon Ivy, Ashley Iovieno and Jessica Meskil.

Upjohn Institute funds dissertation research on employment issues

December 19, 2022
Applications due FEBRUARY 1

Gabrielle Pepin wins best article prize from Southern Economic Association

December 6, 2022
Pepin accepts the 2022 Georgescu-Roegen Prize in Economics from Donna Ginther, chair of the Southern Economic Association's prize committee

Strength of full-time hires brings New Hires Quality Index to sixth straight record high

November 30, 2022
Good news for those seeking full-time work