Michigan Matters: Confronting the Talent Gap, CEOs and Educators Weigh InAs a talent gap continues in our region and more Baby Boomers are retiring, Ric DeVore and Ryan Maibach stopped by the CBS 62 ‘s studio to appear on MICHIGAN MATTERS to discuss the situation.
Ford To Add 3,000 Jobs, Invest $1.45B At Two Detroit-Area PlantsGov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Tuesday a decision by Ford Motor Company to expand at two if its key facilities and establish a new vehicle modification center in southeast Michigan, creating more than 3,000 well-paying and skilled trades jobs for Michigan workers.
U.S. Census Bureau Hiring For 2020 Census; Jobs Pay $15-$24.5The United States Census Bureau is hiring for the upcoming 2020 Census, offering residents a chance to earn extra income while helping their community. The pay ranges from $15 - $24.50 per hour, and potential jobs include both field and office positions.
Whitmer Announces Transportation Economic Development Grant Supporting Ford Research And Engineering Center Transformation In Wayne CountyThe Michigan Department of Transportation is awarding a state transportation economic development grant that will support more than 11,000 existing jobs in Wayne County.
Michigan Matters: Lexus Velodrome Charts Bold Path From Motor CityDale Hughes, Executive Director of the Detroit Fitness Foundation, the non-profit which operates the Lexus Velodrome has big plans. He talked about them with Carol Cain, Senior Producer/Host of Michigan Matters as he will add more racing events at the Velodrome.
How Michigan Ranks For Job Seekers If 2019 is the year you're amping up your job search, where you reside may play a big role in determining how successful your search is.
Wanna Be A Lighthouse Keeper? The State is Taking Applications for Tawas Point lighthouseWant to wake up at a Michigan lighthouse? The state is accepting applications from people who want to be temporary lighthouse keepers next spring and summer at the Tawas Point Lighthouse off the Lake Huron coast.
Michigan Senate Votes To Gut Minimum Wage, Sick Leave LawsMichigan's Republican-led Legislature began voting Wednesday to substantially scale back citizen-initiated minimum wage and paid sick leave laws.
Water Authority Starting Maintenance Tech ApprenticeshipsThe Great Lakes Water Authority is starting a nearly 4-year apprenticeship to train maintenance technicians.
Report: Michigan Unemployment Rate Down To 3.9 Percent In OctoberMichigan's unemployment rate fell by a tenth of a percentage point to 3.9 percent in October.
High-Tech Company To Create 500 Jobs At Ann Arbor CenterA Silicon Valley-based company has announced plans to open a $70 million semiconductor research-and-development center outside Detroit and create 500 high-tech, high-paying jobs over the next five years.