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Talent, business, and community ​connect Northwest Michigan. We help.

Community needs business. Business needs talent. Talent needs community.

  • Talent

    Networks Northwest can provide you with the services and direction to make the best choices for your career. Whether you’re seeking a job for the first time, changing your career path or back in the job market, we can help you find the best job or career path.

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  • Business

    We help businesses start, grow and stay in the Northern Michigan area. If you’re an existing business that wants to increase profit or considering a new business venture Networks Northwest is here to make sure you achieve your vision.

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  • Community

    We work with community organizations and work towards efficient transportation methods and a stabilized region. Northern Michigan continues to be a community that businesses choose to stay because of the talent which allows them to flourish and thrive.

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News & Events

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    Elementary School Students Participate in Career Innovation Day

    Over 200 K-5 students at Traverse Heights Elementary School in Traverse City participated in a Career Innovation Day.

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    • Business

    Cybersecurity Workshop June 5 in Traverse City

    The workshop “Small Business, Big Threat” will help business owners learn why cybersecurity is important and explore actionable ways in which they can protect themselves and their businesses.

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    • Business

    Talent Fund Grant Helps Business Make Lean Training Improvements

    Northern Michigan Review in Petoskey used Going Pro Talent Fund (formerly known as the Skilled Trades Training Fund) and STTF grants to make lean training improvements at the business.

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    • Business

    Northwest Michigan Works! Receives Grant to Create New Apprenticeship Opportunities

    Northwest Michigan Works! has received a $120,000 grant to create new Registered Apprenticeship opportunities that will help address the skilled workforce talent gap.

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    • Talent
    • Business

    MiCareerQuest Northwest Exposes 2000 Students to 100 Occupations

    2000 9th graders from 30 Northern Michigan school districts had the opportunity to meet 60 employers representing 100 occupations at MiCareerQuest Northwest in Traverse City.

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Testimonial

Networks Northwest always proves to be a valued resource for our local government planning efforts. No organization does a better job of convening partners, promoting collaboration, and reporting on the data than does Networks Northwest

Ty Wessell, Leelanau County Commissioner

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    Elementary School Students Participate in Career Innovation DayOver 200 K-5 students at Traverse Heights Elementary School in Traverse City participated in a Career Innovation Day. The event included a variety of vehicles connected to different careers...
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    Technology Career Fair Connects Job Seekers With Local EmployersThe 2019 Technology Career Fair in Traverse City attracted over 120 job seekers and more than 30 businesses with positions to fill. The event was hosted by Northwest Michigan Works! and Northwestern...