Muskegon-area employers say workforce shortage is No. 1 challenge

MUSKEGON, MI – After a full year of low unemployment rates in Muskegon County during 2017, local businesses say their top concern is finding qualified workers. At the end of 2017, 68 percent of businesses surveyed by the Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce said that an apparent workforce shortage was their No. 1 concern going into 2018, according to a news release.


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