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Governor Whitmer Touts Talent, Infrastructure in First SOTS

Governor Whitmer Touts Talent, Infrastructure in First SOTS

Michigan remains a state where employers struggle to locate, train and retain talent. This was a focal point of Governor Whitmer’s first State of the State address on Tuesday, 2/12/19.
MMA Opposes Legislation to Eliminate Talent Certification

MMA Opposes Legislation to Eliminate Talent Certification

MMA continues to oppose HB 4162, legislation being considered by the House Committee on Education on 2/19/19 to eliminate the valuable WorkKeys® National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) from high school diplomas.
Legislature Rejects Executive Order

Legislature Rejects Executive Order

The Legislature rejected Governor Whitmer’s Executive Order 2019-2 to reorganize state government and eliminate three regulatory advisory panels created in statute in 2018 and supported by MMA.
MFG Forum 2019

MFG Forum 2019

The 2019 MFG Forum will discuss manufacturing’s current boom period and what every business owner needs to think about to survive possible future slowdowns.
Manufacturing's Strategy for Michigan's Future

Manufacturing's Strategy for Michigan's Future

The Michigan Manufacturing Legislative and Regulatory Agenda is the road map to continue that positive momentum. Check out our top legislative and regulatory priorities for 2019-2020.
MFG Operations Conference 2019

MFG Operations Conference 2019

Register for this event on 3/7/19 in East Lansing to avoid the time-consuming detours constraining your competition and develop the winning strategies to face these challenges head-on.
The Original Stormy Kromer Cap Claims Title of “Coolest Thing Made in Michigan” at MFG Excellence Awards

The Original Stormy Kromer Cap Claims Title of “Coolest Thing Made in Michigan” at MFG Excellence Awards

The Original Stormy Kromer Cap Claims Title of “Coolest Thing Made in Michigan” at the 2018 MFG Excellence Awards.
Premium Associate Member Spotlight: Services to Enhance Potential

Premium Associate Member Spotlight: Services to Enhance Potential

Interview with Premium Associate Member Services to Enhance Potential
Can Mentorship Bridge the Skills Gap?

Can Mentorship Bridge the Skills Gap?

One of the biggest stories coming out of the Great Recession that continues to plague businesses is the lack of qualified job applicants for many semi- to highly skilled positions in a variety of industries.
The Great Debate: Degrees or Skills?

The Great Debate: Degrees or Skills?

One of the reasons for shortfall of workers appearing to not have the skills employers are looking for because the employer’s hiring process looks for traditional academic degrees, not skills.
Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
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Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
This program recognizes excellence in manufacturing by honoring those who make a positive impact in their community and in their industry.
MFG Forum 2017
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MFG Forum 2017
The 2017 MFG Forum will outline the threats, discuss best practices and provide resources for protecting valuable manufacturing assets from cyber attack.
MFG Forum 2018
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MFG Forum 2018
The MFG Forum guides industry leaders through emerging issues like Industry 4.0 and provide resources to maintain Michigan’s manufacturing advantage in the 21st century.
Insurance Forms
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Insurance Forms
Download and print the forms you need to manage your benefits program.
Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
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Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
MMA is proud to announce that Standish’s Vantage Plastics has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the MFG Community Impact Award.
Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
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Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
Michigan’s economy is growing — but more remains to be done. Discover the industry’s top priorities for the 2017-2018 Legislative Session and help keep manufacturing moving forward.
Building a Competitive Michigan
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Building a Competitive Michigan
MMA legislative and regulatory successes have saved Michigan manufacturers billions of dollars in recent years.
Reduced UI Taxable Wage Base Available in 2018
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Reduced UI Taxable Wage Base Available in 2018
Eligible employers will qualify for a reduced taxable wage base of $9,000 for calendar year 2018 thanks to MMA-supported legislation passed in 2011.