Points of View

With high unemployment, how can Michigan’s labor market be tight?

Over 300,000 jobs were displaced in Michigan as a result of the pandemic, with the number of unemployed nearly doubling over that time (93%). The largest.

From Research to Implementation: Professional Development Opportunity for D&I Practitioners

Last month, the new diversity and inclusion guidebook, Five Essential Leadership Competencies of an Effective D&I Practitioner was announced. This.

Protecting Your Virtual Workspace

Following the COVID lockdowns and closures, virtual workspaces have become the norm. Today, there is no doubt that digital literacy skills are part and.

Unemployment Advances in December, a First since April

Michigan’s Unemployment Rate Advances in December Reversing the trend of the past seven months, Michigan’s unemployment rate advanced by 1.0 percent in.

Job Demand in West Michigan is on the Rebound

While it’s difficult to pinpoint which sectors will experience the fastest recovery following the coronavirus outbreak, the disparate pace of economic.

West Michigan's Oldest and Youngest Counties

Median age, which is a metric provided with each year’s population estimates on a national, state, and county-wide level, can serve as an effective proxy.

Five Essential Leadership Competencies of an Effective D&I Practitioner

Business has been a field of study for centuries. The first MBA was issued by the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration in 1908.

2020 Year in Review

Reflecting on a year fraught with historic challenges, it can be easy to overlook progress. Talent 2025’s CEO leaders and partners in education and.

Stress Among Michigan Workers Ranks 2nd in U.S.

According to a recent poll from LinkedIn’s Workforce Confidence Index, nearly 70% of workers across the nation said they felt stressed over the past.

West Michigan’s Economic Rebound Outpaces the State and Nation

The unemployment rate across the state skyrocketed to achieve a historic high of 23.6 percent in April — the highest jobless rate seen for Michigan since.