Have no fear


Economy / Jobs There are jobs here. Especially in certain fields, like health care, design, education and management. Plus, there's an entrepreneurial spirit here that will provide plenty of help if you are looking to start a business or expand an existing business. We have plenty of industrial park space, available buildings and business financing.

Our economy is stable. Our highs aren't as high as many places. But our lows aren't as low either.

You'll find plenty of opportunities for high paying jobs in many fields - and a willing community partner to make your business plans become a reality.


Double your chances


As part of a two-state area, you can double your chances of finding a job.

And you can double your chances of finding financial and technical assistance to start a new business or expand or re-locate your existing business.

Is that a fact?


Over the next 10 years, over 75,000 career opportunities are expected to exist in northern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Many jobs are currently available, with employers searching for highly skilled workers.

That's definitely a fact.

More Info


» Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board
For job opportunities in Wisconsin, contact the Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board

» Michigan Works
For job opportunities in Michigan, contact Michigan Works

» Iron County Development Zone Council
For business financing in Wisconsin, contact the Iron County Development Zone Council

For business financing in Michigan, contact the Gogebic County Economic Development Commission at donnas@gogebic.edu