A pandemic-fueled boom in high-tech automation has created opportunities as well as risks. Employers have an opportunity to manage both. The opportunities.
Posted November 28, 2022
Michigan’s workforce has shrunk by more than 703,000 people since 2000. The big question: Where did those 703,000-plus people go?
Posted November 18, 2022
We’re ready to announce another powerhouse lineup for the next session of our lunchtime Talent Solutions Series. The event begins at noon on November 9.
Posted October 24, 2022
On Oct. 13, the first installment of our lunchtime Talent Solutions Series, "Hiring for Attitude, Training for Skills," takes a look at the vast.
Posted September 28, 2022
A new name is just the start as TalentFirst enters a new era of helping West Michigan employers find solutions to historic challenges of attracting,.
Posted August 9, 2022
Post-pandemic, the number of help-wanted signs and online job postings have soared; it seems a crisis has arisen overnight. The need for talent in.
Posted May 27, 2022
Extensive research has long established that investing in Early Childhood Education pays long-term dividends in academics and life. This has been the.
Posted May 13, 2022
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, who in her inaugural address in 2019 included a commitment to ensuring “everyone in the state has the education and skills needed.
Posted April 29, 2022
This week we released our first quarterly labor market report of the year, which spans the fourth quarter of 2021. These reports play an integral role in.
Posted March 23, 2022
Many organizations in West Michigan and beyond desire to increase workforce diversity and inclusion. To reach this goal, one strategy proven to lead to.
Posted March 11, 2022