Four Strategic Steps Economic Development Organizations Can Take to Bolster Workforce Development
28 Nov 2022
Employers across the U.S. have been facing extreme workforce challenges.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, total non-farm employment continued to grow, adding 261,000 jobs in October. This ongoing imbalance between labor demand and supply means that there are 10.7 million jobs still available, but only 5.7 million people are unemployed. Those numbers boil down to almost 1.9 unfilled positions for every job seeker.
It is no secret that everything is bigger in Texas. I mean, Texas is a big state with big food portions, big personality, and big Southern hospitality. Well, that slogan rings true when it comes to celebrating the holidays in Texas also. While you probably won’t find snow in...
Through innovation, use of underutilized resources, and focus on underserved areas of market economies, entrepreneurs act as the wheels of economic growth. Texas posted some impressive stats in 2022. The entire Lone Star State will have 3.1 million small businesses (making up 99.8 percent of all businesses in Texas) that...
Bright Spots of the Office SectorNov 17 2022
After more than two years since the beginning of the pandemic, over 50 percent of the office-using employees are still spending most, if not all, of their working days at home. The office, once an undisputed necessity, has become a pandemic luxury at least for some of the well-established tech...