Read more about the article Business Leaders for Michigan releases community college report, provides recommendations to improve graduation rates, close talent gaps and improve competitiveness
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Business Leaders for Michigan releases community college report, provides recommendations to improve graduation rates, close talent gaps and improve competitiveness

New report recognizes the potential and need for community colleges that strengthen local communities and people, prepare students for college and careers and connect job seekers and job providers Michigan…

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Read more about the article Michigan CEO Survey: Economic outlook for the state improves, though talent remains a concern
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Michigan CEO Survey: Economic outlook for the state improves, though talent remains a concern

Business Leaders for Michigan quarterly survey shows leaders expect hiring to remain the same or increase but the state needs to improve its competitiveness to attract talent   DETROIT –…

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Amend the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act to include sexual orientation and gender identity

To: Members of the Michigan Legislature From: Michigan’s Business Community Date: January 23, 2023 Re: Amend the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act to include sexual orientation and gender identity As a…

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Michigan business leaders remain confident in Michigan, continue to see high demand for talent

About 80%of Michigan business leaders struggle to fill jobs, and cite talent as the prime decision-making factor for expanding operations Growing the talent pool and pipeline critical to our economic future…

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Statement on the Michigan Supreme Court’s ruling that the state’s civil rights law prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation

“Business Leaders for Michigan has long advocated for the rights of the LGBTQ+ community. Our people are the lifeblood of our businesses – and this ruling ensures Michiganders cannot be…

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