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Title: Retaining Immigrant Talent for Michigan Business Webinar Series Location: Webinar Link out: Click here Description: Topic: The Path to Employer Sponsored Permanent Residency Start Time: 16:00 Date: 2012-10-30 End Time: 17:00
Title: Retaining Immigrant Talent for Michigan Business Webinar Series Location: Webinar Link out: Click here Description: Topic: Investing in Michigan’s Economic Future: Closing the Talent Gap with International Students Start Time: 16:00 Date: 2012-09-11 End Time: 17:00
Title: Retaining Immigrant Talent for Michigan Business Webinar Series Location: Webinar Link out: Click here Description: Topic: Hiring International Students: Internships & Full-Time Employment Start Time: 16:00 Date: 2012-09-25 End Time: 17:00
Title: Retaining Immigrant Talent for Michigan Business Webinar Series Location: Webinar Link out: Click here Description: Topic: Transitioning to a Work Visa: H – 1B and Beyond Start Time: 16:00 Date: 2012-10-09 End Time: 17:00
Images from last year’s African World Fest. Photos courtesy of Cokko Swain and MetroMix.
Travel from the Mediterranean to the Caribbean to Africa this weekend all while staying in Detroit! August 16-19: Assumption Greek Festival. Enjoy homemade Greek pastries, Greek music, a marketplace full of authentic Greek items and more. This year, the festival expects to attract 7,000 guests. August 17-19: [...]
Re-posted from Shetroit: Women Dreaming Detroit Written by Sylvia on March 28, 2012 in Tales of Middle Journeys “Detroit needs people,” my friend stated over dinner the other night after we strolled through the hustling Manhattan’s streets. “They have so many gorgeous but empty buildings.” She continued with excitement in [...]
Make sure to watch this great program, originally aired on PBS, that uncovers immigration from a range of perspectives: American employers and policymakers, refugees, illegal migrant workers, naturalized citizens, second generation Americans, and more. Title: Detroit Public TV airs “Homeland: Immigration in American” Location: Detroit [...]
Wednesday July 25th marked the first webinar hosted by Global Detroit as a part of a Great Lakes Initiative to build a network of regional economic development partners. The webinar, titled “How to Tap into Immigrant Talent: An Economic Development Strategy,” featured the work and [...]
By Carol Morello and Luz Lazo, Published: July 24 Reposted from the Washington Post The fate of Baltimore may rest with immigrants like Alexandra Gonzalez. A native of Puebla, Mexico, Gonzalez feels more at home in Baltimore with every passing year. She attends city-run nutrition and exercise classes in [...]
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