Partners in Progress: Trade Adjustment Assistance and Business Services

Employers need new sources of talent to remain competitive. As a Business Services professional, where do you go to find pools of qualified candidates to meet their needs?

The Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) program offers a unique opportunity to match workers who have lost their jobs as a result of foreign trade with your business clients who need skilled talent, creating a true in-demand system.

Join us for a brief overview of TAA, from a Business Services perspective. You’ll learn: 

  • How to develop a continuing relationship between Business Services and TAA
  • How to connect program participants with employer partners
  • Tips on working with companies interested in hiring TAA-certified workers. 
Who Should Attend
  • Michigan Works! Business Service Staff
  • Business Solutions Professionals

July 7, 2016


Members $10.00
Non-members $12.00


  • Tammy Flynn, TAA Section Manager, Workforce Development Agency
  • ​Kelly Jackson, TAA Analyst, Workforce Development Agency
  • Jay LaNew, TAA Analyst, Workforce Development Agency