On July 10, we hosted a webinar showcasing the new Analyst interface, including our job postings analytics report. We got a lot of great questions from those of you who attended, and wanted to share the Q&A below.
For those who couldn’t attend EMSI’s webinar on our Middle-Skill Spotlight report, we’ve included a video overview of the report and step-by-step instructions on how to use Analyst to tap into middle-skill data for your area.
Three months till kickoff, we are excited to give you a more detailed look at some of the presentations that will be featured at the EMSI Leadership Conference, taking place October 20-22 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The speakers, including Tim Herbert from CompTIA, Scott Sheely from Lancaster County WIB, and Khaki Wunderlich from Tompkins Cortland Community College, will discuss the various ways they’ve put EMSI data and tools to work in their regions and organizations.
In our recent analysis “Middle-Skill Spotlight,” we explored four in-demand sectors at the national level to give colleges a better handle on the economic and labor market landscape that students will face. Join us for a webinar on July 16 at 1 p.m. EDT (10 a.m. PDT), where Josh Wright, PR manager and senior editor at EMSI, will [...]
On July 9 at 11 a.m. PDT / 2 p.m. EDT, we’ll be hosting another webinar showcasing some of the new data EMSI has been working on. We’ve spent the last few years carefully collecting and analyzing data on job postings and how they might reflect on the labor market, and this session explains the [...]
Someone is selling sales jobs—but perhaps not fast enough. The labor market data in Analyst (EMSI’s online labor market data tool) shows that sales & related occupations (SOC 41-000) have added a projected 775,000 new jobs across the U.S. from 2010 to 2014, more than almost any other occupation group since the recession. But, curiously, Manpower Group’s latest Talent Shortage Survey actually ranks sales representatives third on its list of the top 10 most difficult positions for employers to fill in 2014.
On June 24 we hosted a webinar explaining the background and data behind EMSI’s new job postings analytics. For those of you who were there, thanks for sticking with us through some frustrating technical issues! We were able to complete the meeting, but also received lots of requests for the slides and following Q&A session. [...]
For the past 10 years, EMSI has provided structural labor market data via Analyst, a web-based labor market analysis tool used broadly by higher education, economic development, workforce development and business professionals. For the past couple of years we have been working with CareerBuilder to develop a solid database of job posting analytics that can [...]
To introduce its new job posting analytics dataset and Analyst’s revamped interface, EMSI will be hosting a pair of free webinars in the coming weeks. Read more for details and registration info.
The keynote presentation at the fourth annual EMSI Leadership Conference will be Job Posting Analytics: The What, How, and Why Behind Analyst’s Newest Data Feature.