Collaboratively designed with workforce and economic development users, EconoVue™ delivers intelligence and insight where traditional data sources fall short. Our intuitive data visualization platform combines GIS-based access with best-in-class business, workforce, industry and company financial health data. Our unique combination of data and analysis tools enables industry sector and trend analysis, business and workforce research, time-series data comparisons, and improves business outreach and engagement programs for public and private sector users.
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Employment data provides only part of the picture. Today’s most successful workforce development agencies have evolved beyond traditional practices and strategies. Independently, and in sync with the goals of WIOA, workforce boards need more: more data, more information and more insight, especially about employers, industry health and trends, and an ability to predict the ebbs and flows of employer expansion and contraction before it occurs. EconoVue™ lets workforce boards see the economic and industry trends in their regions – and take an up-close look at employment, salaries and Employer Failure Risk scores over time. Customizable search and filter abilities refine data results in real time and quickly pinpoint companies for strategic workforce engagement for programs such as Rapid Response, Layoff Aversion, Targeted Outreach and Strategic Planning.
Find, target and connect with businesses of every size, including the backbone of America: those small companies that may benefit from economic programs the most, and who make up more than 90% of the businesses in the country. The comprehensive business data platform built into EconoVue™ gives you access to business details about all businesses, including the hard-to-find information on the 1-10 employee companies. EconoVue™ enables outreach and engagement efforts aimed at key economic sectors with a nuanced NAICS cluster search, combined with business health, trend and forward-looking predictive indicators, and executive contact details on over 17 million U.S. business locations.
Industries are transforming, physical workplaces are shrinking, remote work has emerged as a new normal, and commuter work patterns are less predictable. New events such as: COVID, natural disasters and ecological factors like climate change emphasize the need for current and dynamic geo-based information on businesses, employment, industries and locations by transportation planners trying to predict and prepare for “the next normal”. EconoVue™ for Transportation provides quarterly updates of map-based, location-specific business information, enabling transportation planners to query, interrogate, view and compare transportation-affecting geocoded data points from a business and employment perspective.
The unique power of EconoVue™ is our ability to create, view, analyze and present sector and labor market data and trends driven by “raw” business and employer information at the site level. For our business data EconoVue™ partners with Dun & Bradstreet®, the established leader in business decisioning data and analytical insights.
EconoVue’s business data are supplemented by labor market resources, including:
“Using EconoVueTM made it easy to identify at-risk companies in our priority sectors. By pairing this struggling company with our Work Share, we were able to reduce the company’s financial stress and help them retain their employees.”
Business Services Manager, Regional Workforce Development Board
“What’s been really helpful is using OverVue™ as a way to answer quick impact and trend questions. I’ve used that to get a quick look at COVID impacts for our sectors.”
Labor Market Research and Data Analyst
“We recognize the importance of EconoVueTM to help translate something abstract like a NAICS code into something actionable like a regional employer list.”
Director, Community College Resource Program
“Business Engagement is a vital workforce lifeline to employers and employees who depend on each other for success. Improving the economic position of businesses – locally and regionally – is a role that sits on the shoulders of Business Engagement teams at all levels and responsibilities. Business Engagement is not a guessing game, it is the art and science of knowing when and how to position yourself and your organization in the center of the employer’s decision-making process.”
Business Liaison Management Analyst, Urban Workforce Development Board
“I field requests from our Economic Development Councils to track changes in business conditions and get an overview of any dramatic changes that stand out in our region, particularly for financial stability of our business community.”
Labor Market Researcher
“Find the struggling businesses in your region – before they find you because of layoffs or a WARN.”
Economic Development Analyst, Workforce Development Board
“Mid-size businesses are the backbone of our region, representing over 25% of local employment. Using EconoVueTM to connect with this underserved group, we increased our outreach efficiency and regional impact, and expanded our reputation as a trustworthy community resource to businesses.”
HHSA Program Coordinator, Workforce Innovation Board
“I use EconoVue™ to connect our workforce development councils with companies who have PPP loans, and to identify companies in distress.”
“OverVue is a really useful EconoVueTM tool to quickly answer local trend questions, make COVID impact assessments and identify any dramatic points of change in our region.”
Senior Labor Market Research and Data Specialist, Workforce Development Council
“To promote the growth of our local economy, I turn to EconoVue™ to identify growing and thriving businesses who might be open to expanding in the near future.”
Research Analyst, State Department of Commerce
“OverVue serves as a dashboard. If I see something going on there, then I’ll investigate further with a research question. It lets me know when a question should be asked.”
Labor Market Data Analyst
“Of all the tools I have encountered over my career, EconoVue™ is actually very intuitive the first time I used it, without training I was able to find exactly what was requested.”
Business Services Director, Regional Workforce Development Board
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In June we conducted an initial assessment of Employer Failure Risk ba...read more