Interprofessional Conference on Human Trafficking Awareness

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In the past year alone there have been 305 human trafficking cases reported in the State of Michigan. As of 2017, Michigan ranks sixth on the list of human trafficking cases reported. The purpose of this conference is to expose students, faculty, professionals and other community members to the impacts of human trafficking.

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Kent County Hospitality Association Elects 2018 Board

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(GRAND RAPIDS, Mich) – The Kent County Hospitality Association (KCHA) voted in its 2018 Executive Board of Directors at its annual meeting on January 18 at the Prince Conference Center at Calvin College in Grand Rapids.

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Ferris State University Announces Conference on Human Trafficking Awareness

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(BIG RAPIDS, Mich)—The Ferris State University Coalition Against Slavery and the Professional Convention Management Association Student Organization are holding a two-day public Conference on Human Trafficking Awareness, April 5-6, at the FSU University Center, located at 805 Campus Drive, Big Rapids, Michigan. Parking is available in Lot #1.

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Pure Michigan Campaign Continues to Drive Travel, Positive Image of State

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LANSING, Mich. – The award-winning Pure Michigan advertising campaign continues to drive travel and spending to Michigan from out-of-state visitors and to improve the image of Michigan as a regional and national leisure travel destination, according to a report released today during the Pure Michigan Governor’s Conference on Tourism.

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Overtime Rule Takes Effect Dec. 1

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The new rule, which was announced in May, is expected to make an additional 4.2 million salaried workers eligible for overtime pay. Read the Michigan Restaurant Association's article Restaurant Wages…

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2016 TIPS Alcohol Certification Training

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TIPS Training is available at the JW Marriott in Grand Rapids. The cost is $35 per person (includes workbook and 3 year certification). Space is limited to 50 individuals. Download…

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