EMSI Updates

So, How About That EMSI Conference?

The resort stands on the north shore of Lake Coeur d'Alene, a 25-mile-long natural lake in the Idaho Panhandle. Photo credit: Kate Burrow, EMSI

The annual EMSI conference has been one of the highlights of our year ever since we kicked it off in 2011, and last month was no exception. Hosted in the gorgeous Coeur d’Alene Resort in downtown Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, the fourth annual Leadership Conference offered nearly 100 guests a two-and-a-half day opportunity to be inspired by some of […]

EMSI’s October Job Forecast: 247K Jobs Gained

EMSI’s forecast shows that U.S. employers added 247,000 net jobs in October. Like the BLS’s report, this new jobs figure covers total nonfarm payroll employment, including government jobs. This predicted increase would be on par with the 248,000 jobs added in September and would continue the labor market’s positive trajectory in 2014.

EMSI Certification Graduate Cited as ‘Local Data Expert’ in Wisconsin

There are a variety of resources available to economic development organizations that help them serve local businesses and empower their regional economies. Jo Ann Giese-Kent, director of entrepreneurship and business intelligence at the Fond du Lac County (Wisconsin) Economic Development Corporation, is taking those resources a step further.