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Chmura Economics At Work

Business & Economics Podcasts

The Chmura Economics At Work Podcast is hosted by Leslie Peterson, President of Chmura Economics & Analytics. The podcast features interviews conducted by Leslie with a variety of guests & collaborators who work in economic development, workforce development, education, site selection, or corporate. They will discuss the latest economic trends, workforce and labor data, and how they keep in touch with the needs of their local economies in order to contribute to regional community prosperity.

The Chmura Economics At Work Podcast is hosted by Leslie Peterson, President of Chmura Economics & Analytics. The podcast features interviews conducted by Leslie with a variety of guests & collaborators who work in economic development, workforce development, education, site selection, or corporate. They will discuss the latest economic trends, workforce and labor data, and how they keep in touch with the needs of their local economies in order to contribute to regional community prosperity.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Chmura Economics At Work Podcast is hosted by Leslie Peterson, President of Chmura Economics & Analytics. The podcast features interviews conducted by Leslie with a variety of guests & collaborators who work in economic development, workforce development, education, site selection, or corporate. They will discuss the latest economic trends, workforce and labor data, and how they keep in touch with the needs of their local economies in order to contribute to regional community prosperity.

Language:

English

Contact:

216-868-5748


Episodes

Economic Development in a Post-Covid Environment

10/28/2020
Gray Swoope, President and CEO of VisionFirst Advisors, sits down with Chmura’s CEO, Dr. Chris Chmura, to provide insight on economic development and site selection in a post Covid environment. Introduction/Gray's background: 0:00 VisionFirst Advisors story: 4:40 Changes in economic landscape over past 5 years and Covid: 9:07 Advise for economic developers post-Covid: 12:29 How Gray uses JobsEQ data: 18:28 How economic developers benefit communities: 21:07 Collaboration between...

Duration:00:34:32

Economic Growth Initiative at the George W. Bush Institute - Foreign Trade and the US Economy

10/15/2020
Joined by the the Managing Director of the George W. Bush Institute, Matthew Rooney, Leslie and Matt have a fascinating discussion around the important work that the Bush Institute is leading. Leslie and Matt also give us insight into the timely and important subject of world trade, diving into all aspects of challenges and opportunities the United States faces with her allies and adversaries alike. Introduction: 0:00 Matthew's Background: 5:01 How he came to the Bush Institute:...

Duration:00:53:17

Ginovus - Navigating Site Selection in a Post Pandemic Landscape

9/24/2020
Larry Gigerich, Executive Managing Director of Ginovus, sits down with Leslie to discuss site selection and how it’s changed in the past year, what’s coming next and how to navigate these choppy waters. Introduction/Larry's story: 0:00 Ginovus background: 3:43 How Ginovus differs from other site selectors: 5:47 How site selection has changed in the past decade: 8:31 Site selection shifts post-pandemic: 11:52 Work from home policies: 16:11 How Ginovus utilizes JobsEQ: 19:21 Future of...

Duration:00:33:51

Education and the Coronavirus

8/28/2020
Host Leslie Peterson sits down and chats with Bryan Shelly, the director of sales for Chmura Economics. They have a frank coversation about education in the current COVID-19 enviroment, from the wide ranging effects that the pandemic has had to the assistance that the Chmura team can provide. Introduction and Bryan's background: 00:00 Financial outlook for schools this fall: 3:11 Job losses in education: 7:05 Changes with Pell Grants: 8:45 Challenges with in-person instruction:...

Duration:00:36:00

What’s In Your Labor Market? Mississippi Prospects Conversation with Chris Chmura

7/21/2020
Chris Chmura, PhD, CEO and Chief Economist of Chmura Economics, appears on the Mississippi Prospects Podcast. Introduction: 0:00 How data can be used by economic developers: 2:40 State of Mississippi's economy: 5:03 Comparing different labor data: 7:25 Resources for finding labor data: 11:18 How economic developers currently use data: 12:12 When data became a focal point: 14:12 Is it possible to use too much data? 16:42 Wrap-up: 18:15

Duration:00:19:44

Community College: Leading in Workforce and Economic Development; Mark Hays, Dallas College

6/26/2020
Leslie Peterson, President of Chmura Economics & Analytics and host of the Chmura Economics At Work Podcast, interviews Mark Hays, Vice Chancellor of Workforce and Economic Development at Dallas College. Introduction/Mark's Story: 0:00 LMI Center at Dallas College: 5:20 Ascend Institute: 15:35 Apprenticeship Program: 21:58 Community Engagement at Dallas College: 28:09 Global Economic Development Center: 34:24 COVID-19: 37:00

Duration:00:42:18