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Covid-19, 
Economy, 
JobsEQ, 
Analysis

COVID-19 Job Trends: March 2021 Update

In a sign that the economy is on the mend, counts of new online job ads in March 2021 rose to levels not seen since January 2020. Significant variation remains, however, in the recovery for some...
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Data, 
Economy, 
JobsEQ, 
Trends

What is Happening to Women in the Labor Force?

When Women Enter the Workforce, the Economy Grows  The increasing participation rate of women in the labor force in the 20th century greatly contributed to national economic growth, as well as...
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Data, 
Economy, 
JobsEQ, 
Trends, 
Staffing

Job Ads Data Linked with Stock Market Growth

Tracking a company’s hiring trend is a valuable investment strategy. These trends can be watched with Chmura’s Real-Time Intelligence (RTI) analytic which houses job ads data on individual companies,...
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Economy

Economic Diversity | Chmura

The map here displays the Economic Diversity Index for all counties and metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) in the United States. How economically diverse is your county? Switch to MSA Data  ...
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Economic Impact, 
Economy, 
Trends

Economic Impact: Economic Trends Point Toward Sprouts of Growth

This article was published in the Richmond Times Dispatch on November 9, 2020. Real gross domestic product grew by a historically large 33.1% annualized rate in the third quarter after contracting at...
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Economic Impact, 
Forecasting, 
Economy

Cautiously Optimistic: Holiday Spending Could Be a Bumpy Economic Sleigh Ride

This article was published in the Richmond Times Dispatch on October 12, 2020   The official kickoff to the holiday selling season starts next month, but Christmas trees have already started showing...
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Economic Impact, 
Economy, 
Trends

The Pandemic Will Likely Bring Long-Term Changes in How We Work

This article was published in the Richmond Times Dispatch on September 7, 2020   This Labor Day is unlike any other we have experienced in our lifetime. Millions of Americans remain out of work...
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Covid-19, 
Economy, 
Trends

COVID-19: RTI Volume Mostly Flat Since the End of May

Chmura has been using our expected RTI volume model to help measure and track the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on job postings. In our previous blog introducing this model, we noted that the...
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Covid-19, 
Economic Impact, 
Economy

Without Vaccine, Job Recovery is Going to Be Slow

This article was published in the Richmond Times Dispatch on August 3, 2020     Employment figures for regions and localities across Virginia for June came out last week, showing that the economy is...
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