Mid Michigan Career Outlook

Launching a successful job search campaign

Launching a successful job search campaign

By KELLI K. NICHOLAS, Marketing Coordinator — Michigan Works! There are many ways job seekers can use the Internet for a successful job search campaign. Specific company websites and sites including Indeed.com, CraigsList.com and local newspapers are ways many job seekers apply for openings. An excellent source for openings statewide is the Michigan Talent Bank, […]

New program for Veterans

New program for Veterans

By KELLI K. NICHOLAS, Marketing Coordinator — Michigan Works! The new Veterans Retraining Assistance Program for veterans ages 35 to 60 years old assists veterans who are looking for a different career. “This program is absolutely important to give our veterans a boost,” says Bill Kennings, Veterans Employment Specialist.  The Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) […]

Mid Michigan Career Outlook to return

Mid Michigan Career Outlook to return

Due to difficulties there will be no Mid Michigan Career Outllok this month. Look for Kelli Nicholas’ column to return next month.

What do you want to be when you grow up?

What do you want to be when you grow up?

By KELLI K. NICHOLAS, Marketing Coordinator — Michigan Works! If you ask young children what they want to be when they grow up, often they will rattle off five or six choices without hesitation. They are not hampered by thinking about the wage, where the job may be located or is it a match for […]