C2ER Weekly Update - August 30

August 30, 2018

Featured Event

Basic LMI Analyst Training

October 24-26, 2018

Arlington, VA

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Are you new to the workforce or economic development field? This course provides novice labor market information (LMI) analysts with an introduction to LMI and basic analytical methods that support state and regional workforce development strategies. Through discussions and hands-on exercises, participants will gain exposure to various workforce, demographic, and economic data sources and apply basic analytical skills to answer real-world questions that policy makers and practitioners encounter.



Adrienne Johnson, Vice President of Research, Greater Memphis Chamber

Nick Belieciks, State Employment Economist, Oregon Employment Department

Top Headlines

Michigan Releases New Materials on Determining Immigrant Eligibility For WIOA Title I Services

One Year After Harvey, Voters Approve $2.5 Billion Stormwater Infrastructure Bond

Brookings - Amazon HQ2: How Did We Get Here? What Comes Next?

ICYMI (In Case You Missed It)

City Lab - If You Want Less Displacement, Build More Housing

Governing - To Be, or to Disband? A Question Facing Shrinking Towns

Mobility Lab - What American Cities Can Learn from Seoul’s 2004 Bus Redesign

Featured Reports

State of the St. Louis Workforce: Workforce 2018 - Investing in the Future of the St. Louis Workforce

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U.S. Census Bureau - What May Be Driving Growth in the "Gig Economy"

Orlando Economic Partnership - Orlando: A Prime Destination for a STEM Workforce

NOVA Workforce - Labor Market Information Resource Guide

Bureau of Labor Statistics - Exploring Labor Market Trends Through JOLTS Firm-Size Data

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Data Visualization Of The Week

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C2ER/LMI Institute Events

Special Topic Webinar:

Reorganizing Federal Data Agencies

September 7, 2018

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM EDT

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Pricing: FREE

LED Webinar Series:

Job Ladders and Growth in Earnings, Hours, and Wages

September 19, 2018

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM EDT

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Pricing: FREE

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

2018 Projections Managing Partnership Summit

October 10-12, 2018

Arlington, VA

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Please register if you are a state-employed projections analyst. You can learn about more opportunities to engage the LMI network, here.

Basic LMI Analyst Training

October 24 - 26, 2018

Arlington, VA

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Applied Analyst Training

October 24 - 26, 2018

Arlington, VA

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Other Events

Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities

Advancing University-Engaged Economic and Social Prosperity


September 5, 2018

Washington, DC

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Prosperity Now

Prosperity Summit

September 5-7, 2018

National Harbor, MD

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U.S. Census Bureau Webinar

2017 American Community Survey statistics

September 6, 2018

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT

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North East Regional Employment & Training Association

Developing a Talent Pipeline for the Healthcare Industry  

September 17-18, 2018

Scranton, PA

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