Serving Bay, Gratiot, Isabella, Midland, & Saginaw Counties

Who is Ghosting Whom? Navigating the Current Hiring Market

The GLBMW Business Services Team continues to work closely with area employers on the challenging task of filling open positions, often hearing employer frustrations about candidates failing to show up for interviews or – worse – accepting a job offer and failing to come on Day One. At the same time, GLBMW program staff are aggressively working to prepare candidates to meet the needs of … [Read more...]

Workforce Development Board Passes Resolution to Recognize Work Before and During Pandemic

The Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! Workforce Development Board (WDB) and Career & Education Advisory Council (CEAC) passed a resolution at a recent joint meeting to recognize staff and administrative leadership at all five Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! (GLBMW) service centers for innovative work before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. The resolution specifically cites: Securing … [Read more...]