In a time of serious need, the UT Martin utilized Emsi’s Economic Impact and Capital Analysis studies to demonstrate the ROI that would come from building a proposed STEM facility. The results, in part, led to a boost in state funding—reducing the university’s share of facility construction costs from 25% to 10%.
What if you could search Emsi’s job postings database for anything? Really. Anything. Keyword search functionality opens up a world of unexplored analysis for users—from emerging skills and to extremely granular keyword searches.
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.
EMSI is pleased to announce that we switched providers for the business data in Analyst. After reviewing the breadth and accuracy of several vendors’ offerings, EMSI has selected InfoUSA as our new source of business listings. If you currently subscribe to business data in Analyst, you should have seen a switch from Equifax to InfoUSA in late May.
The data epiphany has been likened to the invention of the microscope: For the first time, we can see an entire world that we could only guess at before. And with this insight comes the demand for people who know how to interpret what they see.
The information age and huge improvements in computing and storage power have led to many things, but one of the biggest (and most unwieldy) is tons and tons of data. So much data, in fact, that it tends to slip out of the hands of those who created it. As a result, we’ve started to see a tremendous need for data shepherds to help monitor, control, and protect data.
This is a guest post from Karen Beard of TIP Strategies, an Austin, Texas-based economic development consulting firm. TIP has used Emsi data since 2007 for workforce- and economic-related components of projects. This piece walks through examples of the neat ways TIP visualizes Emsi employment data to answer key workforce-related questions.
The recently announced TAACCCT grants will help community colleges make a difference, but making good use of labor market data will be pivotal. We believe EMSI data can be a crucial part of that process. Here’s how.
EMSI and the Pennsylvania Workforce Development Association will be offering a webinar entitled “Data-Driven Career Pathways” on Monday, March 24, at 1:30 p.m. EST.
We are thrilled to announce that EMSI Certification is now open for enrollment. The goal of Certification is for you to become an authority on EMSI data and methodology so that you are the go-to for great data — and so that you can make even better decisions for your community.