Michiganders Encouraged to Explore Paid Training Opportunities During Apprenticeship Week

LANSING, Mich. — To highlight the important role registered apprenticeships play in supporting both employers who need skilled talent and Michigan’s workers who gain skills toward rewarding, high-wage and in-demand careers,…

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Governor Whitmer Proclaims November 14-20, 2022, as Apprenticeship Week in Michigan

WHEREAS, Registered Apprenticeship is an elite workforce training model that allows workers to earn a living and acquire the skills employers demand in a variety of occupations, while also gaining relevant…

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Congresswoman Debbie Dingell Presented with 2022 Michigan Works! Association Legislator of the Year Award

The Michigan Works! Association honored U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell as its 2022 Legislator of the Year for her advocacy and support for workforce development and the Michigan Works! system.Congresswoman Dingell’s…

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2022 Manufacturing Week Spotlights Critical Michigan Industry and its Workers

Find out more about the 2022 Wayne County Manufacturing WeekLANSING, Mich. — To celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of the state’s manufacturing industry – which accounts for nearly 586,000 jobs and…

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Governor Whitmer Proclaims October 2 – 8, 2022, as Manufacturing Week in Michigan

WHEREAS, Michigan is home to a diverse manufacturing sector that includes transportation, machinery, alternative energy, food and beverage, computer and electrical products, furniture, bioscience, chemical, defense-related manufacturing, and many others; and,…

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