Breaking Down The Desirability Of The Skilled Trades Industry With Macomb MechanicalScott Johnson, President of Macomb Mechanical, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the industry, what Macomb Mechanical provides, and how the younger generations are getting involved.
Detroit Cookie Company's Continued Expansion Means More Jobs For Michigan's CommunityLauren Roumayah, Founder of Detroit Cookie Company, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about he company's growth and what the future holds.
Joe Vicari Restaurant Group Brings Thousands of Jobs to Metro Detroit as Business GrowsChef Jim Oppat, Corporate Executive Chef of Joe Vicari Restaurant Group, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk discuss JVRG's dedication to its employees and how the group has helped create thousands of jobs in Michigan.
DTE Energy Launches Tree Trim Academy To Create 200 Jobs In DetroitDTE Energy launched its Tree Trim Academy Thursday to create 200 high-paying jobs in Detroit over the next three years.
USPS To Host Drive-Thru Job Fair In Southfield On ThursdayThe United States Postal Service has one job fair left in the Detroit area for those looking for work. Here's everything to know.
Moroun Family Of Companies Looking To Fill Hundreds Of Good Paying Jobs, Offering $5000 Sign On BonusMetro Detroit job seekers came out to the Southwest Detroit Job Fair on Thursday in hopes of landing a good paying position with the Moroun family of companies. The company is looking to fill hundreds of transportation related jobs. Job seekers can also apply online. Company offering a $5000 sign on bonus
What Do Corktown Business Owners Think About Ford's Plans For The Michigan Central Station District?Bob Roberts, Co-Owner of McShane's Irish Pub and President of the Corktown Business Association, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about how he sees the future of Corktown and why he thinks the Michigan Central Station project has positives and negatives to the community.
Ford Motor Company Continues Michigan Central Station Restoration, Looks To Create Innovation Hub Of DetroitJames Courtney, External Engagement Manager of Ford’s Michigan Central Development, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss Ford's plans for Michigan Central Station and what the restoration will mean for Corktown.
Focusing on the Workforce of the Future with Grow Detroit's Young TalentMarie Hocker, Executive Director of Grow Detroit's Young Talent, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to give an overview of the programs that they offer and how they've benefited both Detroit's youth through workforce opportunities and Detroit businesses looking for young talent.
Unemployment Benefits: 16,679 File Jobless Claims In Michigan Last Week, Says Labor Dept.A weekly snapshot of the labor market shows companies continue to lose jobs.
The Bond Between Two Sisters Changes The Lives Of Adults With Special Needs At Dutton FarmJenny Brown, CEO of Dutton Farm, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the story of her and her sister, and how the creation of Dutton Farm has provided life-changing opportunities to so many individuals with special needs.
Amazon To Add Over 2,000 Jobs In Metro DetroitAmazon plans to open more facilities in Metro Detroit and is looking to hire more than 2,000 new workers.
Amazon In Detroit: City Council Approves Sale Of 138 Acres At Fairgrounds For $16MDetroit City Council has approved Amazon's plan to create a fulfillment center at the former state fairgrounds.
Amazon Looks To Hire 30,000 More WorkersAmazon is going on another hiring spree with plans to hire another 30,000 workers.
OU Graduate Adapts From Remote Learning To Remote Teaching As COVID-19 Restrictions On Schools ContinueAlyssa DeBruyne, Graduate of OU's School of Education and Human Services, joins Lisa Germani on Saturday's Community Connect to talk about the transition to remote learning during her final months at OU and her experience looking for a job as a college graduate in a world focused on a pandemic.