Michigan’s ‘Pathfinder’ web site offers resources for students, parents, counselors, and job seekers

Posted at 10:37 AM, May 15, 2020

As a part of the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity, the agency’s Pathfinder web site provides a wealth of online resources for students, parents, counselors, and job seekers.

While observing stay-at-home rules, it can be frustrating that so many workplaces are still closed, but down time just might be offer time enough to drill into a resource like Pathfinder.

For students, the site provides links to assistance in areas from writing a resume to search for internships and apprenticeships.

For parents, the site offers ways you can help your child get a leg up on applying for scholarships, applying to colleges, even considering becoming self-employed.

For counselors, the site offers resources to assist students become successful.

For job seekers, Pathfinder can help with finishing high school, information on exploring apprenticeships, etc.

The Resources page connects you directly to state job agencies, adult education resources, elearning, etc.