Economic developers are tasked with telling their community’s story because they know it better than anyone. They could decide to market a niche industry cluster, a concentration of a specific type of talent, a creative coworking space, an effective partnership with workforce or education providers, or dozens of other unique assets. Read about our six tips for effective data story telling.
The Emsi consulting team combined data analysis and on-the-ground observation to develop a strategy for economic growth in Richmond, Texas. They found opportunities to invest in infrastructure, tailor recruitment to specific industries, and highlight Richmond’s quality of life advantages.
Workforce development is a dynamic, complex process that takes constant fine-tuning. In this blog you will have access to a full webinar recording and can review a 6-phase talent pipeline to attract, develop, and retain skilled workers in your region.
Tennessee students now have an easier time finding educational programs that prepare for in-demand jobs thanks to a new report from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD). The fourth annual Labor and Education Alignment Program report, published in November, highlighted educational needs in STEM, IT, healthcare, and more.