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Education, 
JobsEQ, 
Case Study

How JobsEQ Helps Illinois Students Succeed

Before JobsEQ: "It took so much time every quarter..." In an increasingly competitive labor market, preparing students with the necessary skills that match with what businesses in the region need has...
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Education, 
JobsEQ, 
Case Study

4 Ways Educators Use JobsEQ to Win

Being an educator will never be easy. But JobsEQ by Chmura can make it easier. And if you subscribe to JobsEQ, you haven’t just purchased a software tool. You’ve joined a community of people who...
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Workforce, 
Education

How to Find a Job For a Veteran: 10 Questions You Need to Ask

  As of October 2020, 5.9% of American veterans were unemployed.[1] Even though that’s lower than the civilian unemployment rate (6.8%), that still means that 483,000 veterans were unemployed in...
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Education, 
Covid-19, 
Economic Impact

Will Colleges Reopen in the Fall? The Economic Impact of Three Scenarios

As state governments began to shut down schools this past March due to COVID-19, colleges and universities across the United States were forced to quickly transition and adopt remote education...
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Education, 
Case Study

How Alabama Department of Education Uses JobsEQ to Find Jobs for Students

“I can take any analytic in JobsEQ and find something that helps our schools and our students."  --Brock Kelley, Ph.D. Director of Workforce Development Alabama Department of Education and Alabama...
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Education, 
JobsEQ, 
Case Study

Client Spotlight: Dallas County Community College District

“JobsEQ is an essential tool. We love its interface, its graphics, and most importantly the integrity of its data.” --Mark Hays, Vice Chancellor of the Dallas County Community College District  ...
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Education, 
JobsEQ

Perkins V as Opportunity

By this point, we are all living in a Perkins V world. Here at Chmura, much of our focus has been on how we can help educators with our unparalleled local labor market data and with a positive,...
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Education, 
JobsEQ

We Do Education: How Chmura Can Help You With Federal CTE Reporting

    Back to school! Chmura wants to send its thanks and support to every educator working too many hours to ensure our children have a safe, healthy, and inspiring start to their school year.   Even...
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Workforce, 
Education, 
JobsEQ

Most Secure Jobs that Need Little Training

For jobs that typically don’t need a college degree, which are the most secure? Here we take a look at five popular ones (see chart below). Each of these are “secure” in the sense that they are jobs...
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