The Capital Area Michigan Works! Business Services Team helps employers stay competitive by assisting with customized recruitment solutions.
Various grants are offered to help employers develop training programs and career seekers further their education.
To learn more, please contact Teri Sand, Business Services Team leader, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 517-492-5516.
GOING PRO TALENT FUNDS (formerly "Skilled Trades Training Funds")
The Going PRO Talent Fund (GPTF) ensures Michigan’s employers have the talent they need to compete and grow, and individuals have the skills they need for in-demand jobs. The GPTF provides competitive awards for training that enhances talent, productivity and employment retention while increasing the quality and competitiveness of Michigan’s employers.
Companies facing a critical issue for which training may be a solution are encouraged to apply for the GPTF this fall.
ANY COMPANY THAT PLANS TO APPLY FOR THE GPTF THROUGH CAPITAL AREA MICHIGAN WORKS! MUST ATTEND AN INFORMATION SESSION:
- Aug. 10, 8:30 a.m. at Capital Area Michigan Works! in Lansing (2110 S. Cedar St.)
- Aug. 14, 12:30 p.m. (lunch will NOT be served) Capital Area Michigan Works! in Lansing (2110 S. Cedar St.)
- Aug. 15, at 3:00 p.m. at Eaton Rapids City Hall in Eaton Rapids (200 S. Main St.)
- Aug. 16, 9:00 a.m., Capital Area Michigan Works! in St. Johns (101 W. Cass St., 1st floor Board Rm)
Seating is limited; please register in advance at http://tinyurl.com/hnumszp