C2ER Weekly Update - June 14

 

 

 

June 14, 2018

 

50 Years of the Cost of Living Index Kicks Off With Quarter 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You may have to wait until 2019 for the return of Game of Thrones...but the COLI 50th Anniversary Quarter 1 publication is HERE!

 

 

EDA: Now Accepting 2018 Regional Innovation Strategies Program Applications

EDA’s Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIE) leads the Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) Program. Under the RIS Program, EDA currently awards grants that build regional capacity to translate innovations into jobs (1) through proof-of-concept and commercialization assistance to innovators and entrepreneurs and (2) through operational support for organizations that provide essential early-stage risk capital to innovators and entrepreneurs.

 

 

Featured Event

 

 

Thank you to everyone who was able to join us in Atlanta last week for the 58th Annual C2ER Conference and LMI Institute Forum.

Be sure to check out all the presentations available uploaded here.

We had a great week learning and laughing with you. Hope to see you next year June 3- 7, 2019 in St. Louis!

Be sure to save the date!!

 

Interested in joining a C2ER committee? Please email Jennie Allison to learn more!

Top Headlines

 

Call for Comments: 2020 Census

 

How Big Is the Gig Economy? Government Study Shows How Little We Know

 

Apprenticeship Maryland Program Expands

 

Seattle Repeals Tax on Big Business After Opposition From Amazon, Starbucks

 

Remote Workers: Vermont Will Pay You to Move There

 

ICYMI (In Case You Missed It)

 

The Atlantic - Here’s How Higher Education Dies

 

Greater Greater Washington - Why I Left Small-City Wisconsin: The Under-Studied Reason Why Millennial Couples Are Clustering in Supercities

 

Washington Post - The Quest of Laurene Powell Jobs

 

Featured Reports

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics - Contingent and Alternative Employment Arrangements

 

Census Project – What the Census Bureau Needs to Ramp Up to 2020 Census and Sustain Ongoing Surveys

 

DCI - Talent Attraction: How To Reel In Tomorrow’s Talent

 

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland - Opioids and the Labor Market

 

Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce - Educational Adequacy in the Twenty-First Century

 

Urban Institute - How Local Workforce Systems Can Support Lifelong Learning

 

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Data Visualization Of The Week

 

The Insane Amounts of Data We're Using Every Minute

 

 

C2ER/LMI Institute Events

 

 

Monthly Webinar Series:

The Disaster Mitigation Economy

June 19, 2018

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT

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Pricing: C2ER, LMI Institute, and APDU members: FREE

Non-members: $50

LED Series:

Hurricane Preparedness with OnTheMap for Emergency Management

June 27, 2018

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM EDT

 

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Pricing: FREE

Monthly Webinar Series:

Using Labor Market Data for Program Evaluation

July 10, 2018

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT

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Pricing: C2ER, LMI Institute, and APDU members: FREE

Non-members: $50

Monthly Webinar Series:

Strengthening Communities Through Grants and Incentives

September 25, 2018

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT

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Pricing: C2ER, LMI Institute, and APDU members: FREE

Non-members: $50

 

 

Other Events

 

 

Brookings Institution

The Infrastructure Jobs Opportunity

June 21, 2018

Washington, DC

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APDU 201 Series:

Intermediate Application of Data Sets: Annual Business Survey (ABS)

June 27, 2018

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EDT

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Pricing: C2ER, LMI Institute, and APDU members: FREE

Non-members: $50

Economic Development Administration

2018 RIS Program Informational Webinars

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