The sixth annual Emsi conference will take place in Coeur d’Alene, ID on October 17-19, 2016. Come hear what MCC has done—and learned—so far in using clearly marked pathways to improve student experience and outcomes.
Developer users can now compare cost of living adjusted wages and earnings by region, down to the ZIP code level, with the addition of C2ER’s Cost of Living Index.
The BLS is considering reducing the number of occupations, industries, and regions it reports data on in the OES program. Here’s why this is a bad idea.
In a string of economic development wins, Greater New Orleans, Inc. has attracted and retained 11 energy-related companies the last three years.
Emsi’s newly improved Job Postings Analytics (JPA) is now available with the latest release of Analyst and Developer, our labor market analysis tools. Focused on granularity of both location and skill, our revamped JPA aims to help users gain a richer understanding of the economy in a given region.
The US had 33,000 fewer manufacturing establishments in 2015 than 2004, but from 2011 to 2015, there was a slight uptick in establishments—along with a 5% increase in manufacturing jobs.
Support activities for mining shed 85,000 jobs from 2014–2015. Oil and gas extraction didn’t fare much better. What does this mean for economic development?
One of the most important concerns of colleges, universities, and training providers is that of supplying talent to local businesses. Identifying the industries that have a strong presence in your region is a great start, but Analyst can help you take that process a step further by pinpointing the occupations they need in order to […]
Drive Time is a new way to pinpoint a region to analyze in Analyst. It lets you see ZIP codes or counties in a given drive time from a city, business, intersection, address, or landmark. And it’s powered by the Google Maps engine that we launched in Analyst in December.
On April 21, education and economic development leaders in Decatur, Illinois, will discuss how they’re using Career Coach to address the local skills gap.