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March Economic News

March 22, 2023

2023 Symposium: More Speakers Announced

March 18, 2023

2023 NLEA Symposium and showcase speakers

By Sam Bailey, Strategic Initiatives Manager The 2023 Northern Lakes Economic Symposium and Showcase is on Monday May 22nd at Boyne Mountain Resort! To support the businesses and communities across the region that are confronting… read more

NLEA Board Member Receives PACE Award

March 9, 2023

Jeff Lawson PACE Award 2022

By Sam Bailey, Strategic Initiatives Manager Jeff Lawson, Cheboygan County Administrator and twelve-year NLEA Board Member, recently received Lean & Green Michigan’s 2022 Most Valuable PACEsetter award! Pictured with… read more

Attracting and Developing Talent with MI STEM Forward

March 9, 2023

MI STEM Forward

by Sam Bailey, NLEA Strategic Initiatives Manager Across the state, businesses are facing talent challenges, causing many to look for new avenues to reach the workforce they need. Internships have emerged as a tool for companies to… read more

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