Thursday, September 24, 2009

Lehigh Valley - workforce report

Thanks to Bob Wendt at the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation, this report was brought to our attention.  The report, put together by CareerLink Lehigh Valley.  The report, as you can imagine, summarizes the Lehigh Valley workforce.  A rough overview: 
  • Unemployment held steady in the from June 2009 - July 2009 (9%).
  • Unemployment at the same time in 2008 was 5.5%.
  • 421,400 are in the workforce right now and there are 330,400 jobs available. 
There is much more information available - take a look at the report for yourself and see what is useful to you.

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