Vehicle Electrification Focus of Macomb Community College’s 2019 Center for Advanced Automotive Technology Conference

01 May 2019
Is Electrification the Future? will be the focus of Macomb Community College’s 2019 Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT) Conference, Friday May 10, from 8 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. on the college’s South Campus in Warren. The automotive industry’s focus and the market acce...

American Center for Mobility and MAGMA Launch Mobility Industry Skills Workforce Study

02 Apr 2019
The American Center for Mobility (ACM) in conjunction with the Michigan Alliance for Greater Mobility Advancement (MAGMA) released a groundbreaking Mobility Industry Skills Survey on April 1, 2019. The survey aims to better understand the perspectives of industry experts on addressin...

SEMCA MI Works! Request for Proposals (RFP) – Workforce Development Services

25 Mar 2019
SEMCA MI Works! whose service area encompasses all of Monroe and Wayne County (excluding the City of Detroit) is seeking Workforce Development Services RFPs for the following: Business Services (PDF) WIOA Adult & Dislocated Worker (PDF) WIOA Youth (PDF) Wagner Peyser E...

Meeting Employers’ Demand for Robotics and Automation Professionals

22 Mar 2019
According to the Workforce Intelligence Network’s (WIN) Data and Research Team, between 2011-2017, Southeast Michigan saw an 18 percent increase in robotics and automation-related job postings. At the same time, this 16-county region, made up of major manufacturing hubs – includin...

Bosch Presents on Talent Needed for Mobility Shifts, Most-Sought New Competencies at March MAGMA Advisory Council Meeting

10 Mar 2019
Over 30 attendees from a variety of employers, postsecondary institutions, and state and nonprofit organizations attended last week’s MAGMA Advisory Council meeting. The MAGMA Advisory Council convenes quarterly meetings for stakeholders in mobility to network and hear from industr...

WIN Releases Q4 2018 Labor Market Report - Labor Force and Employment Reach Post-Recession High

04 Mar 2019
Employer demand continues to surge as most occupation groups experienced increases in online job postings from Q3 2018. The Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan (WIN) is pleased to release its Q4 2018 Labor Market report which highlights labor market information an...

WIN Board Members, Henry Ford College and SEMCA Michigan Works! Honored by State Leaders, Workforce Experts at State Capitol

28 Feb 2019
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Joins Local Lawmakers in Celebrating Local Talent, Career Development Efforts in Southeast Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, local lawmakers and statewide talent development officials gathered at the Capitol Wednesday to recognize CVS Health, Henry Ford College,...

Henry Ford College Seeks Industry Leaders for 4.0 Standards Regional Validation Workgroup Meeting

16 Feb 2019
Henry Ford College will host a Regional Validation Workgroup meeting on Friday, February 22 for Industry 4.0 standards through the Smart Automation Certification Alliance (SACA). These standards will be the basis for a nationally-recognized, occupation-driven Industry 4.0 certificatio...

CALLING ALL EMPLOYERS. Learn About Hiring Graduates in Robotics and Automation

14 Feb 2019
  You're invited to Automation Alley to learn about no-cost, short-term training programs offered in robotics and automation through the Advance Michigan Catalyst program. If your company needs talented individuals with these skills, you won’t want to miss this event. Fu...

Apprenticeship Tracking & Skills Data System – REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP)

06 Feb 2019
The Southeast Michigan Community Alliance (SEMCA) and the Workforce Intelligence Network for Southeast Michigan (WIN) are jointly issuing this request for proposals (RFP) seeking organizations to assist with developing a comprehensive apprenticeship tracking and skills data system...

Removing the Perceived Barriers to Apprenticeship Development

31 Jan 2019
As the struggle for talent continues, more companies, large and small, are realizing the need to create their own talent pipelines through apprenticeship. Still, many perceive the process toward a United States Department of Labor-approved apprenticeship as long and confusing. ...

2018 Year In Review – WIN Executive Director, Michele Economou Ureste

17 Dec 2018
As 2018 comes to a close, the WIN Executive Director, Michele Economou Ureste, prepared a summary of the organization’s important regional initiatives, strategic planning, projects and partnerships that made 2018 a year to remember. Workforce Intelligence Network (WIN) Board of Dire...