Michigan Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives

Public Sector Websites

Career Information

  • Michigan Virtual School . Michigan Virtual School serves the K-12 population in the state not only with online courses, but by providing career development products and services, including CareerForward ®, myDreamExplorer ®; and the MOIS CD.
  • Workforce Programs. Features comprehensive information for helping workers gain reemployment.
  • Pure Michigan Talent Connect is your launch pad for new jobs, careers and talent. It is an online marketplace connecting Michigan's job seekers and employers, as a central hub linking all public and private stakeholders who support Michigan's workforce.
  • America's Service Locator. Locates the One-Stop Career Center closest to you for career development, training and education, and employment resources important to remain competitive in today's workforce.
  • BLS - Career Information for Kids. Career guidance information written for elementary school-age children.
  • BLS - Occupational Outlook Handbook. The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
  • CareerOneStop Toolkit. Find wage and employment trends, occupational requirements, state-by-state labor market conditions, millions of employer contacts nationwide, and the most extensive career resource library online.

Employment

Michigan Government Information

  • Michigan Department of Technology Management and Budget. Providing leadership and setting the pace for customer service, resource optimization, and the innovative use of information and technology.
  • Workforce Programs. Features comprehensive information for helping workers gain reemployment.
  • Michigan Economic Development Corporation - MEDC Home Page . MEDC will assist in the planning of business expansion or relocation into Michigan.
  • Michigan Government . This is the Official State of Michigan Web Site. Information regarding Michigan's business services, career development, tourism, and more, can be found within this site.
  • Center for Geographic Information Home Page . MIC provides consultation services regarding data availability and applicability as well as training activities for its statewide affiliate network.
  • Pure Michigan Talent Connect. Pure Michigan Talent Connect is your launch pad for new jobs, careers and talent. It is an online marketplace connecting Michigan's job seekers and employers, as a central hub linking all public and private stakeholders who support Michigan's workforce.
  • Michigan Works! - Home Page . The Michigan Works! System is a customer focused workforce development system that prepares people for work. This site provides links to Michigan Works! Agencies for information on their training and employment services.

National and Other State Government Information

  • Bureau of Economic Analysis - (BEA) Home Page . BEA prepares national, regional, industry, and international accounts that present essential information on such key issues as economic growth, regional economic development, interindustry relationships, and the Nation's position in the world economy.
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics - (BLS) Home Page . The BLS is the principle fact finding agency for the federal government in the field of labor statistics.
  • Midwest Region BLS . Contact information for the Bureau of Labor Statistics Midwest Regional Office.
  • Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration - (DOLETA) Home Page . The ETA has designed this site to direct adults, youth, dislocated workers and workforce development professionals to information on programs and services. Employers can find important information on tax credits, hiring incentives, employee training and more.
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - (EEOC) Home Page . The EEOC provides statistics on enforcement issues, minority and female hiring patterns and demographic data.
  • Federal Reserve Board . The Federal Reserve Board provides national statistics on finance, interest rates, and currency as well as studies.
  • Federal Reserve Bank - Chicago . Our regional Reserve Bank serves as one of twelve Reserve Banks comprising our nation's central bank. Economic and financial information is published on this site.
  • FedStats (Federal Statistics) . FedStats is a a gateway to a full range of official statistical information available to the public from the Federal Government. Tracks economic and population trends, health care costs, aviation safety, foreign trade, energy use, farm production, and more.
  • Labor Market Information for Other States . Interested in other states' labor markets? Connect to your state of interest and view their Labor Market Information web site.
  • National Center for Education Statistics . NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data that are related to education in the United States and other nations.
  • Social Security Statistics . This site contains publications and administrative statistics on Social Security.
  • Tax Statistics (IRS) . There's a wealth of information about the financial composition of individuals, business taxpayers, tax exempt organizations and more.
  • US Census Bureau The Census Bureau is the preeminent collector and provider of timely, relevant, and quality data about the people and economy of the United States.

Publications

  • BLS -Occupational Outlook Handbook . The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
  • Great Lakes Region News (Bi-National) . The Great Lakes Information Network (GLIN) is a partnership that provides one place online for people to find information relating to the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence region of North America. GLIN offers a wealth of data and information about the region's environment, economy, tourism, education and more.

Trade Information

Wage, Income and Finance

  • Bureau of Labor Statistics - (BLS) Home Page . The BLS is the principle fact finding agency for the federal government in the field of labor statistics.
  • Midwest Region BLS . Contact information for the Bureau of Labor Statistics Midwest Regional Office.
  • Federal Reserve Board . The Federal Reserve provides national statistics on finance, interest rates, and currency as well as studies.
  • Federal Reserve Bank - Chicago . Our regional Reserve Bank serves as one of twelve Reserve Banks comprising our nation's central bank. Economic and financial information is published on this site.
  • Labor Market Information for Other States . Interested in other states' labor markets? Connect to your state of interest and view their Labor Market Information web site.
  • Social Security Statistics . This site contains publications and administrative statistics on Social Security.
  • Tax Statistics (IRS) . There's a wealth of information about the financial composition of individuals, business taxpayers, tax exempt organizations and more.
  • US Census Bureau The Census Bureau is the preeminent collector and provider of timely, relevant, and quality data about the people and economy of the United States.

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