Providing resources for communities and entrepreneurs to create and retain jobs in Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan & Emmet Counties.

Opportunity to become LEAN

North Central Michigan College has partnered up with Northern Michigan College to bring the Northern Counties their first lean manufacturing course. This will help build your organization’s internal lean capacity as a lean champion and learn how to facilitate continuous improvement projects in your workplace. This six-month training will include tools for facilitating chance, seeing waste in current processes, building more effective teams, increasing productivity while reducing stress, and improving the quality of services or products delivered to your customer.

To learn more or to register contact Jim Tisdel at 231-348-6613 or


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