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We know that one of West Michigan employers’ biggest challenges is finding talent; talent with the necessary credentials, and talent with the foundational employability skills needed to create a dependable workforce.

To address this challenge, West Michigan Works! is working with a group of educators a create a scalable curriculum and assessment to teach the specific employability skills needed in our region. Obviously, employers will provide the most important input into this project.

West Michigan Works! is hosting a series of focus groups so that you can share your experience/frustration regarding employability skills and ensure that the final product meets your needs. Secure a spot at any of the following group sessions by clicking on the RSVP (space is limited, so sign up ASAP).

RSVP by clicking this link:           https://employability-skills-curriculum.eventbrite.com

Tuesday, June 12th:                 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Ottawa    121 Clover Street, Holland

Friday, June 15th:                     9:00 am – 10:30 am  Kent    215 Straight Avenue, NW Grand Rapids

Jared Schuitema, CBSP,   Business Solutions Assistant Manager