• The Pure Michigan Talent Connect would like to help you make Michigan your permanent home by offering tools and resources to connect with working, living, and playing opportunities. Check out the Pure Michigan Talent Connect job portal boasting tens of thousands of jobs across the state and the cool infographics showing you why the time is now for recent graduates, young professionals, and job seekers of all ages to be in the Mitten State.

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    Why Michigan?


    Do the math! You’ll quickly find that Pure Michigan offers a quality of life and a cost of living unmatched throughout the world.

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    Discover the best places to eat, grab a drink, and do what you love across Michigan’s 10 Prosperity Regions! No matter where you are, you are never far from Pure Michigan’s outdoor recreation, natural beauty, and award-winning bars and restaurants!

    From Beer City USA to the Motor City and everywhere in between, each of Michigan’s prosperity regions has something unique to offer!


    "Things are happening in Detroit that are going to reinvent the American city," says Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Wayne State University, Michael Wright. It's a perfect statement to explain the state of downtown: exciting, safe, and walkable and different from both other cities and what visitors come to expect. 


    Experience the creative energy of Grand Rapids. Dazzling art and culture, awesome dining and nightlife, inspiring natural beauty and exhilarating community spirit. Stroll our walkable downtown jam-packed with more than 90 restaurants, clubs, theaters, and museums. Come to Grand Rapids, where every day is a work of art. 


    In Pure Michigan, every new day is a beautiful day. Explore that beauty in this video and experience it for yourself! 

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