Partners & Other Programs

Our Mission: To provide key employer services and information in support of talent and workforce development.

HR Certification Institute (HRCI)

HRCI is the premier organization that provides HR credentials for professionals who have demonstrated expertise in the field. As a part of the Employers Association of America, we, the Employers Association of West Michigan holds an alliance with this organization. EA partners with HRCI to promote HRCI certifications like PHR, SPRH, and aPHR. Many of our courses, meetings, seminars, and conferences provide credits to these certifications.

BRT - Business Resource Team

The Muskegon BRT is a Business Outreach Program comprised of several local, regional, and state organizations who educate local businesses as to various programming, incentives, and services available to help them stay and grow in Muskegon County. The BRT is a one-stop source assisting companies with their business concerns and connecting them to applicable resources.

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CUP - Health

CUP- Health is not your traditional EAP Service Provider. Dedicated to a hands-on approach, through on-site services, accessibility, and locality; CUP-Health will deliver results. They offer everything from counseling and intervention, to substance abuse recognition, and educational courses. EA believes in what CUP-Health can do for our members, and we are excited to partner with them in order to provide you discounted rates on their services.

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