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Fund Provides $275,000 To 5 Detroit-Area Startup Companies

The effort is part of JPMorgan Chase’s $100 million commitment to Detroit’s economic recovery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2015

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GM To Hire 300, Invest $245M In Michigan For New Vehicle Program

The automaker announced plans Monday for the plant in Oakland County’s Orion Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2015

Job-seekers attend a District Detroit job fair at Don Bosco Hall. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Job Fair Today For Work Building New Red Wings Arena

“We’re very happy with the individuals that are coming out and the type of experience that we’re getting from Detroiters.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2015

Mike Rowe, right, poses for a selfie with WWJ's Vickie Thomas at the Mackinac Policy Conference. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Mike Rowe Of ‘Dirty Jobs’ Helps Promote Skilled Trades Jobs In Michigan [VIDEO]

“It’s not just a weird idea of a job. This is real work that really exists and real people are really doing it.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2015

DETROIT, MI - MAY 16:  Mark Reuss, General Motors Executive Vice President, Global Product Development, reveals the new 2016 Chevrolet Camaro May 16, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. The sixth-generation Camaro was unveiled during a day of festivities on Belle Isle. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM Adding Shift, Upgrading Michigan Plant That Makes Camaro

General Motors Co. says it’s returning a second shift and 500 workers to a Michigan plant to build the new Chevrolet Camaro.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2015

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What Will Be The Fit For Minority, Small Business Owners At Policy Conference?

“I have to carry my company’s flag much higher and every touch that I have with a potential customer has to be a positive touch.”

CBS Detroit–05/26/2015

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Statewide Survey Shows Voters Ready To Fund Road Fixes If Lawmakers Keep It Simple

More than half of survey respondents who voted no on Proposal 1 said they believed the initiative gave tax money away to too many other things.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2015

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Looking For Work? Over 500 Jobs Up For Grabs At ‘Hired In Michigan’ Career Fair

Looking for work? Hundreds of jobs will be up for grabs at a huge job fair coming up this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2015

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Life Build Non-Profit Program Teaching Skilled Trades

The latest Eye On Detroit shows how a local non-profit is doing pre-employment and skilled trades training. Kevin Callahan of Bruttel Roofing, Asenath Andrews and Chuck Pottenger of Life Build talk about one program teaching roofing.

05/19/2015

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder outlines a plan for prison job training at Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit on May 18, 2015 (photo: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Snyder Urges Prison Job Training In Justice System Overhaul

Gov. Rick Snyder said that he wants prison inmates to get skills assessments and job training before they are released as part of an overhaul of Michigan’s criminal justice system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2015

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