Job data is important to understanding the nation’s economy, but the spreadsheets can be painful to analyze. The economic development consulting firm TIP Strategies, though, has developed a very cool visualization tool to understand how employment surges and contracts over time and geography.
We hope you will take a moment to check out TIP Strategies’ “new and improved” Geography of Jobs. In our updated version, we’ve included 372 metros and extended the timeline back to 1999.
The City of Fort Collins is re-examining the 2011 Economic Health Strategic Plan to align the plan with the City’s sustainability focus and to update the plan under current economic conditions. The City has engaged TIP Strategies to assist in refining the plan and identifying meaningful metrics to measure progress and impact.