Mid Michigan Career Outlook

How do you give job-seekers a chance? Give them hope, guidance and a smile.

How do you give job-seekers a chance? Give them hope, guidance and a smile.

By KELLI K. NICHOLAS, Marketing Coordinator — Michigan Works! Attending classes alone may not be enough to ensure high levels of academic development. With the rise of technology, learning is no longer confined to physical classrooms and some students are better suited to learn at their own pace using their own learning style. Supplemental educational […]

Mid Michigan Career Outlook on hiatus

Mid Michigan Career Outlook on hiatus

There will not be a Mid Michigan Career Outlook this month. It will return with the January 2013 print/online edition.

Communication is important during the interview

Communication is important during the interview

By KELLI K. NICHOLAS Marketing Coordinator — Michigan Works! How effective are your communication skills? Do you listen to others? How do you listen? These are all points to keep in mind while interviewing with a potential employer. Clarify: Ask questions if you are unsure of the question being asked. Make sure your message is […]

It all leads up to the job interview

It all leads up to the job interview

By KELLI K. NICHOLAS Marketing Coordinator — Michigan Works! College is a time where you learn lifelong skills on group process, which you can use with your families, friends and organizations later in life. College is a place that provides you with opportunities to be successful and to demonstrate these leadership skills. College allows you […]

Professional offers tips and advice to help your job search

Professional offers tips and advice to help your job search

By KELLI K. NICHOLAS Marketing Coordinator — Michigan Works! The fall brings the excitement of starting something new. The mad dash to find the perfect backpack to be filled with notebooks, colored folders and pens takes patience. The chance to make new friends who are just as excited as you are fills you with excitement […]

Are you feeling lost on your career path?

Are you feeling lost on your career path?

By KELLI K. NICHOLAS, Marketing Coordinator –– Michigan Works! “Lost” is more than just a former TV show. I had some very interesting conversations with people who were “lost” in the truest sense of the word … searching, wandering and wondering. These strangers, far apart in geographic location, had similar stories. They each have spent numerous […]

Getting lost can be the beginning

Getting lost can be the beginning

By KELLI K. NICHOLAS, Marketing Coordinator Region 7B Consortium – Michigan Works! ‘Lost’ is more than just a former TV show. I had some very interesting conversations with people who were ‘lost’ in the truest sense of the word…. Searching, Wandering and Wondering. These strangers far apart in geographic location had similar stories. They each […]