1) Ask potential hires if they are certified in Essential Work Skills
This employer-driven, customer service training program awards certification to those who pass (click here for more info)
2) Utilize your Business Services Team (BST) representative for help maximizing Michigan's Talent Bank.
He or she can help you develop more targeted job descriptions, post job openings, and screen applicants
3) Talk to Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! for customized hiring assistance such as specialized recruitment strategies, employer specific job fairs, and assessment
4) Ask for a copy of our Rapid Guide for Hiring