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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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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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Economic Development, 
JobsEQ, 
Case Study

How JobsEQ Helped Northwest Arkansas Bring 20,000 Visitors to Their Career Website

Before JobsEQ: Struggling to Match Job Seekers with Real-Time Jobs   For over 30 years, the Northwest Arkansas Council has helped shape the development of Northwest Arkansas, a three-county region...
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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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Economic Development, 
JobsEQ, 
Case Study

How Zanesville Muskingum County Used JobsEQ to Win a $3.1 Million State Grant

The Problem Zanesville Muskingum County Port Authority (ZMCPA) is responsible for the economic development of Zanesville-Muskingum County, Ohio, a top Micropolitan Community less than an hour from...
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Economic Development, 
JobsEQ, 
Analysis

Can JobsEQ Get To Our Little Town Level?

Can cities and towns, especially smaller ones, get accurate labor market information? If you work for a town or city, you know the frustration. Finding labor data for a county or metropolitan area is...
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Data, 
JobsEQ

5 Things JobsEQ Has That Government Sources Don’t Have

Don’t get us wrong. We love government data, with shout-outs to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the U.S. Census Bureau, and the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). Those sources produce...
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Workforce, 
JobsEQ, 
Case Study, 
Consulting

Chmura Helps South Central PA Works Discover Which Jobs Are Vulnerable to COVID-19

The Problem   South Central PA Works (SCPa Works) manages workforce development for an eight-county region in Pennsylvania. They fund employment and training programs to empower job seekers to obtain...
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