Local Employment Dynamics (LED)

Workshop

The Local Employment Dynamics (LED) workshop was held November 1, 2012 from 9 a.m. to Noon in Sacramento. This workshop was designed for businesses, local planners and other data users who want to research local trends. The course content included training on navigating the Local Employment Dynamics website and explored LED products including: Quarterly Workforce Indicators (QWI), a tool to analyze employment, hiring, job creation, destruction and earnings; On theMap, a map and reporting tool displaying employment and home locations of workers; Industry Focus, a tool to identify hot industries in a local economy and CED HotReports for analysis of key social and economic information for all counties in the U.S. The workshop provided users with access to a wealth of time series data.