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Breakdown on the state of the LA County economy 10/19/20, offering public policy priorities: What happens next for small businesses, real estate, residents.
Fledgling filmmakers get advice at meeting of Digital Media & Entertainment Council
This quarterly meeting of LAEDC’s Digital Media & Entertainment Industry Council featured a keynote presentation by Larry Laboe, Co-founder and Executive Director, New Filmmakers Los Angeles.
Business Recovery Webinars posted: improve cash flow, operations, marketing
As part of the Safer at Work campaign, and LAEDC’s continuing commitment to help at-risk businesses reinvent and survive, new tutorials have been posted to help small businesses manage tight...
Essential Frontline Workers during COVID explored by LAEDC in new CCW report
The emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated the critical importance of essential workers. LAEDC analyzes the occupations, trends, wages, and equity issues in our essential industries
LAEDC's Jessica Ku Kim leads workforce session at CA Economic Summit
At this week’s California Economic Summit, LAEDC’s Jessica Ku Kim is leading statewide collaboration with other EDCs and workforce development stakeholders to develop a prototype for regional employer engagement to connect talent development systems with employers throughout the state.…
Industry Clusters of LA County: competitive strengths, employment detailed in LAEDC study
At-a-glance format is easy to scan. LAEDC examines key industries in Los Angeles County to understand our regional strengths and weaknesses, and use this insight to build more informed economic...
Additional grant money & tax relief available to small businesses from CA Rebuilding Fund
Governor Newsom announced a package of assistance for small businesses impacted by COVID-19, including sales tax relief (click here), $500 million in grants, and an additional $12.5 million added to the California Rebuilding Fund. If you...
Small business assistance capacity increases at LAEDC; Utilize our resources
LAEDC’s business assistance team has been growing as we have hired additional staff to meet the greater demand from small businesses experiencing challenges during the pandemic. Our team is hearing...
ZEV automotive technician career opportunity strong, says Tesla at E4 meeting
Talent pipelines and diversity were discussed at the e4 meeting Nov 12th, on the topic of Cool Jobs in a Hot Industry: Tesla and ZEVs. The meeting’s purpose was to advance equitable access to well-paying jobs
Bioscience industry activity in LA County is increasing: State of the Industry event explores workforce
Bioscience activity in LA County is up, with more jobs, more investment, more incubators and infrastructure, and new resources to aid collaboration
The increasing need for university educated workforce in SoCal is explored in new report
Meeting the workforce needs in high-growth industries relies upon continuous collaboration between industry and educators, according to CSUN / LAEDC report
Future Forum: Future of the Green Economy, a Path to Recovery?December 15, 2020 11:00 am
Nancy Sutley, CSO, LADWP; Nancy Ander, Dep Dir, Ofc of Sust, CA Dept Gen Svcs; Matt Petersen, CEO,…
Business Survival Workshops: October and November dates!January 01, 2021 8:00 am
Build your book of business back, reinvent your marketing, and manage capital during the economic crisis
Workforce Development meetings at CCWMarch 01, 2021 8:00 am
Center for a Competitive Workforce convenes community colleges with industry in meetings to support program development and work based…