New Americans bring a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and reliability to both their employers and their communities. Higher is here to support them in their pursuits by offering job training and placement services while also working with employers and employment service providers to create career opportunities and build welcoming workplaces. Our services include staffing solutions, training, and consultation specifically tailored to the needs of our three audiences (employers, new Americans, and employment services providers).
Albert Yousif is one example of a new American in search of the health and happiness promised by the U.S. Having arrived in the U.S. in 1993 as a refugee from Iraq, Yousif has worked in several industries and built a successful business, A2Z Facility Maintenance, in Detroit. Click here to read more about his journey and perspective as a successful immigrant entrepreneur.