The Engineering Skills Gap and How Colleges are Fixing It

June 20, 2017

The engineering skills gap has long been a hot topic across the industry. There have been many different strategies employed to try to attract young people back to the profession. Businesses need more students to take STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) as the number of jobs needing these core skills are predicted to grow […]

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May Jobs Report: Tech Unemployment Rate Sees 0.6 Percent Drop

June 2, 2017

The unemployment rate continued to drop in May, decreasing by 0.1 percent to 4.3 percent. A total of 138,000 jobs were created during the month, nearing the amount of jobs created in April. Tech jobs continued to impress, with the unemployment in tech dropping faster than the national unemployment rate.

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April Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Continues to Drop

May 5, 2017

The unemployment rate continued to drop in April, decreasing by 0.1 percent to 4.4 percent. A total of 211,000 jobs were created during the month, more than double the amount of jobs created in March.

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March Jobs Report: Three Month Decline in Unemployment Rate

April 7, 2017

According to the latest jobs report, the unemployment rate in the United States declined to 4.5 percent in March. More than half of the 98,000 jobs added to the economy were professional and business service sector jobs, showing strong job growth in the tech sector.

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Top 10 US Cities for CAD Designers

March 23, 2017

In the creative industries, it can be hard to work out where in the country offers a good standard of living, as well as plenty of job opportunities. We looked at wage and location data from the BLS (Bureau of Labor Statistics) for designers, as well as cost of living scores, and state level investment in […]

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February Jobs Report: Strong Start for Job Growth in 2017

March 10, 2017

The latest jobs report revealed the addition of 235,000 jobs to the United States economy in February 2017 with a slight drop in unemployment rate to 4.7 percent. The professional and business services sector contributed 37,000 of these jobs.

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