7500 PLUS EMPLOYEES
95.6% DHHS RETENTION
7000 PLUS EMPLOYEES
94.5% DHHS RETENTION
The SOURCE is a members only, shared cost, non-profit collaborative, created by local CEO’s who care about their employees AND their bottom line. We understand that employee turnover and disengagement is very expensive for employers and we have a solution.
Join our network of West Michigan employers who understand the benefits of this model and believe in our mission.
Please contact our Executive Director Mindy Ysasi for an initial meeting or to learn more about SOURCE membership.
If you are an employee of a member company and looking for a particular training, contact your caseworker here. If you are an HR representative looking for a specific training or facilitator, contact us here.
Below is a menu of trainings that we have offered in the past. Don’t see something listed? Please let us know and we’ll look into offering it for you!
Credit Repair and Foreclosure Prevention
Affordable Family Nutrition
Basic and Intermediate Spanish
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Leadership and Problem Solving
Health and Wellness Classes
In addition, we can also coordinate the following trainings through our community partners:
Five Why Problem Solving, Presentation Skills, Problem Solving, QS 9000 overview, Six Sigma, Systems Thinking and Strategic Organization, Understanding & Leading Change, Lean Manufacturing / Leadership, Audit Compliance training, Executive Lean Briefing, ISO/TS Internal Audit, 5S Workplace Organization, Product Part Approval Process, Advanced Product Quality Planning, Failure Modes and Effects Analysis, Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
Autocad, Blueprint Reading, Manufacturing Principles, Electrical Troubleshooting, Woodworking Touch-up, Gauging/Measuring, Hydraulics, Programmable Logic Controls
Coaching Job Skills, Conducting Performance Reviews, Dealing with Difficult People, Diversity in the Workplace, English as a Second Language, Resolving Conflicts, Working in Teams, Violence Intervention & De-escalation, Managing Complaints, Leadership Skills, Export/Tariff/NAFTA, Leading Employee Engagement, Framework for Understanding Poverty/Hidden Rules, Generational Differences
Microsoft Office Suite
Wellness, art, poetry, home ownership and repair, First Aid/CPR.
The SOURCE is a true success story that proves business, community, government, education and philanthropy can work together to greatly reduce the costs associated with employee disengagement and turnover. The SOURCE serves as an excellent partner helping us to retain and engage high performing employees by providing DHHS support and numerous resources that help eliminate the barriers that may prevent people from having successful careers.