Items Tagged with 'worker'


Recruitment efforts are aided by training, immigration initiatives

January 6, 2017
The Business Journal report on another innovative training program once again underscores the tremendous issues of recruitment for industries with increasing numbers of job openings and far too few qualified applicants. Read More

It’s time for West Michigan to fix itself

November 25, 2016
This cannot be overstated. Read More

Business Journal cartoon hits, misses mark

July 15, 2016
The editorial cartoon in the May 23 Grand Rapids Business Journal aptly highlights the shortage of students electing to pursue careers in the skilled trades and in construction specifically. Read More

Employees ARE: the process of attracting, retaining and engaging

March 11, 2016
Last year articles began to appear on a regular basis about a shortage of qualified employees. Read More