• TIA Celebrates 30 Years of Innovation with Michigan Works!

    2017 Michigan Works! Conference attendees

    Team TIA was proud to serve as premier sponsor of this year's Michigan Works! Annual Conference in Mt. Pleasant. More than 500 workforce professionals from around the state gathered to connect with community partners and share best practices in engaging talent and building partnerships.

    Established in 1987, the Michigan Works! Association celebrated its 30th year as a leader in workforce development and is a key partner with TIA in connecting talent to business.

    The three-day conference featured a host of dynamic speakers and workshops and allowed TIA team members to promote programs such as Work Share and Going Pro in Michigan. By the end of the conference, participants left inspired and ready to get back to the work of preparing talent for today’s career opportunities.

    Congratulations to the Michigan Works! Association for a job well done. See you next year in Grand Rapids!

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