Kashonda’s success is one to be celebrated and admired. With the help of JMG, Kashonda envisioned a different pathway which included overcoming significant barriers and believing in her ability to prosper. As a young mother, Kashonda has found her way in education, employment, and in life. She graduated from Mott Workforce Development with her GED, […]

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Genesee County – August of 2019, Jeree Brown entered GST Michigan Works! looking for assistance with training funds, and she was ultimately referred to the PATH program. Already aware of her desired career pathway, Jeree met with her Career Coach. In the initial sessions, Jeree worked with her Coach to identify specific barriers holding her […]

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Lapeer County – Koyona Poplar started working as a caregiver and later as a Nurse Assistant as one of her first jobs. After seeing the opportunities in healthcare and enjoying helping others in need, she decided to go back to school. It was not easy as she could not afford to not work, and the […]

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Sanilac County – Alex Vernarsky had an interest in the electrical trades, and was ready to begin the Step Into Work training program. Advanced Auto Trends in Snover decided to give Alex the opportunity to train with their machine maintenance/repair and machine building department. Alex is doing extremely well, has moved into an extended Step […]

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Lapeer County – Grabill Window, located in Almont, purchased Solid Edge software back in December of 2019 with the hopes of utilizing it with self-taught efforts. It was discovered that additional training was necessary to produce designs that would create efficiencies and improve accuracies to remain competitive in this unique business climate. By utilizing Incumbent […]

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After 8 years working for a Union assembly position, Christopher was laid off. Due to losing his job he became eligible for UIA benefits. Shortly after his lay off he received a letter from the UIA asking him to schedule a Reemployment Services and Eligibility Assessment (RESEA) by a given date. If he did not […]

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GST MI Works! is helping the community get back to work, creatively connecting employers with job seekers More than three-hundred jobs are available; a virtual job fair is happening today from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. servicing, Genesee, Shiawassee, and the Thumb. FLINT, MI. (11/10/2020) – Today, November 10, 2020, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 […]

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GST Michigan Works! is working to reduce unemployment with their summer training and employment program (STEP). The state of Michigan has an unemployment rate worse than the “great recession.” With looming reports confirming Genesee County as having the highest unemployment rates in the state, GST Michigan Works! is ready to help. FLINT, MI. (07/06/2020) – […]

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Lora has been working at North Gate since early 2016. With the help of her Dream Coach Aaron (SIPI), Lora was approved assistance with the BRN wrap around program and MICA 2.0 grant. Lora paid 5% of the vehicle purchase price and GST Michigan Works! was able to pay the remaining sale price. GST Michigan […]

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