Applications for training grants through Going PRO Talent Fund accepted starting September 30

Michigan employers looking to take advantage of the Going PRO Talent Fund program will be able to apply for a share of at least $40 million in competitive training funds available to Michigan businesses today, Sept. 30. The Going PRO Talent Fund helps individuals secure employment, industry-recognized credentials and strong wages by providing training grants to Michigan businesses to support employees in high-demand, skilled trades industries.

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Detroit Regional Chamber Releases 2021 Mackinac Policy Conference To-Do List

The Detroit Regional Chamber unveiled its 2021 Mackinac Policy Conference To-Do List following three days of discussions featuring top state, regional, and national thought leaders. In its 41st year, the Conference convened leaders in a dialogue on “reimagining a healthy Michigan.” To-do list items focus on closing racial and social equity gaps, reduce the physical and economic health impacts of COVID-19, improving education outcomes linked to upward mobility, and more.

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