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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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    Networks Northwest Board Elects New Officers

    The Networks Northwest Board has elected a new Chair and Vice-Chair and re-elected its Chief Elected Official. The new officers were selected at the Board’s February meeting.

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    Virtual Hiring Event - April 21

    Join us online for the Northwest Michigan Works! Virtual Hiring Event to connect with employers who have immediate openings and hundreds of jobs in northwest Michigan.

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    • Business

    Virtual Business Summit Offers Tools For a Changing Economy

    Businesses can learn about getting back to business after COVID-19, diversifying their customer base, the talent pipeline, and much more April 28 at the Northwest Michigan Virtual Business Summit.

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    • Community

    Manistee County-Wide Park & Recreation Plan Update

    Manistee County and each unit of government in the county will collaborate throughout 2021 to update the community’s 5-year park and recreation plan.

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    Northwest Michigan Resident, Boyne Resorts, and North Central Michigan College Receive Statewide Recognition for Being Part of Innovative Apprenticeship Program

    An Alanson man, Boyne Resorts, and North Central Michigan College received Michigan Works! Impact Awards for being part of a comprehensive culinary apprenticeship program to help prepare individuals for successful careers.

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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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    MiCareerQuest™ Northwest 2021 Kick-Off VideoMiCareerQuest™ Northwest, a career and college readiness event for 9th and 10th-grade students, will be held online May 12, 2021. Watch the video from the Kick-Off Meeting to learn more about this year's...