The economy shapes our lives, and we—through all the economic activity we generate—shape it. We looked at how certain behaviors, like the rise in “foodies” and non-traditional driving services, have changed the job market.
The MBA is the most popular post-graduate degree in the country. But what does that mean? Using our Job Posting Analytics, we analyzed the demand for MBA candidates, including: top companies hiring, and top associated jobs, skills, and certifications.
Today, with the launch of our expanded Job Posting Analytics, we are excited to bring our clients the most comprehensive integration of real-time and traditional labor market information on the market.
Food manufacturing, which turns livestock and agricultural products into other products for consumption, is responsible for Green Bay’s cheese and Seattle’s coffee. This industry made up nearly 1.5 million wage-and-salary jobs in the United States in 2014—about three times the number of crop production jobs—making it a significant employer.
We saw in our recent analysis that when it comes to breweries, not all US states are created equal. The same is true for general ease of getting a drink—any alcoholic drink. Last week, we teamed up with CareerBuilder to determine the cities, states, and counties with the most bartenders per capita. There are nearly […]
Low gas prices and a healthy job market led to record high car sales in 2014, and some of those sales—particularly pick-up truck and compact SUV sales—have continued through 2015. Since someone has to be making those sales, servicing those cars, and drawing up those financial documents, EMSI decided to take a look at what this sales boom means for the labor market.
Sales jobs aren’t hot and new; they’ve been around forever and can be found in almost every company and industry in the world, so it’s easy to sort of forget about them. Besides that, a career in sales contains certain challenges; you have to sell things, for starters, and your pay is usually very dependent on […]
In this article, we consider the growth, wages, and hotspots for nurse practitioners and family practitioners. We can already guess which pays better, but which occupation has the healthiest growth? In which cities are they the most concentrated?
With nearly 9,000 new jobs (9% growth) since 2009, the chefs and head cooks occupation looks promising for those who want to forge a dependable career with a spatula.
What’s the job number going to be this month? That question gets thrown around a lot, as does analysis and commentary of the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ jobs report once it’s released the first Friday of every month. With so much attention paid to the national jobs picture, we decided to use our labor market […]