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08.08.2017 News Releases, Policy Points

Ideas Sought For New Training Courses

CHAPEL HILL, NC (August 8, 2017) – Public, nonprofit, philanthropic, and media organizations today have instant access to massive amounts of raw data and the computing power needed to analyze them. They are challenged, however, to make sense of a seemingly contradictory flood of facts, identify the ...

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08.05.2017 News Releases, Our Projects, Policy Points

Opportunity Gaps In The Research Triangle

In early 2017, South by North Strategies, Ltd. joined with the program and communications professionals at the Triangle Community Foundation to prepare a series of county-level snapshots that documented differences in educational, economic, demographic, and social conditions within each of the four ...

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07.21.2017 News Releases, Policy Points

NC’s Unemployment Rate Falls to 4.2%

CHAPEL HILL, NC (July 21, 2017) – In June 2017, employers in North Carolina collectively added 12,600 more payroll jobs than they cut (+0.3 percent), due primarily to net hiring in the public sector. The monthly household survey, meanwhile, recorded ...

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06.16.2017 News Releases, Policy Points

NC’s Unemployment Rate Falls To 4.5% In May

Chapel Hill, NC (June 16, 2017) -- In May 2017, employers in North Carolina collectively added 18,800 more payroll jobs than they cut (+0.4 percent), with net gains in the private sector slightly offset by net losses in the public ...

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04.21.2017 News Releases, Policy Points

NC Netted Almost No Jobs In 2017.q1

CHAPEL HILL, NC (April 21, 2017) – In March 2017, employers in North Carolina collectively added 500 more payroll jobs than they cut (+/-0.0 percent), with a net gain in the public sector effectively cancelled out by net losses in ...

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