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May 2020 Employment Report

Sponsored by: The numbers analyzed In May 2020, Miami-Dade County unemployment rate (not seasonally adjusted) was 11.3 percent. The County had a reduction of 122,800 nonagricultural payroll jobs (not seasonally adjusted), from May 2019 to May 2020 which was a 10.1 percentage decrease. However, from April 2020 to May 2020, there was an increase of […]

Code For South Florida Is Creating Civic Technology in Miami

Written by: Code for South Florida  Miami is the crossroads of the western hemisphere. Thanks to its central location and unique tropical ecosystem, the big city we all love has developed a world-wide reputation as a place for commerce, tourism, and culture. It is often rated as one of the best places in the country to start a […]

Biotech Start-up GenoSUR and 7 Holdings Group (7HG) Open Testing Kit Manufacturing Facility in Miami-Dade County, Creating 90 Jobs

GenoSur developed a portable medical device / sampling collection kit for COVID-19 (Miami, FL– June 12, 2020) – Chilean-based biotech start-up GenoSUR and 7 Holdings Group (7HG), an expert logistics provider, have joined forces to open a manufacturing facility in Miami-Dade County that will produce portable sampling collection kits and transport devices for SARS-CoV-2, commonly […]

April 2020 Employment Report

Sponsored by: The numbers analyzed In April 2020, Miami-Dade County unemployment rate (not seasonally adjusted) was 11.9 percent. The County had a reduction of 145,900 nonagricultural payroll jobs (not seasonally adjusted), from April 2019 to April 2020 which was a 12.0 percentage decrease. Due to the impact of COVID-19, there has been a sharp decline […]

February 2020 Data Employment Report

Miami-Dade County Jobs Data NOTE FROM THE MIAMI-DADE BEACON COUNCIL: In order to effectively re-calibrate the previous year’s data and establish benchmarks, both January and February Unemployment Rates are reported in March. March 2020 data will be released later in April, on the standard one-month delay given all reporting is backward-looking. Given the present economic […]

January 2020 Employment Report

January 2020 Miami-Dade County Jobs Data Presented by: NOTE FROM THE MIAMI-DADE BEACON COUNCIL: In order to effectively re-calibrate the previous year’s data and establish benchmarks, January Unemployment Rates are reported in March (instead of February). The February 2020 data will be released later this month, with March 2020 employment data reported in April; that returns us […]

Talent Development Network’s CEO for a Day Program Sets the Foundation for Future Business and Community Leaders’ Success

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Maria Teresa Garcia tgarcia@beaconcouncil.com  Inaugural kick-off event to take place on January 29th at Marlins Park (Miami, Fl) January 27, 2020- The Talent Development Network (TDN), supported by the Miami-Dade Beacon Council’s One Community One Goal (OCOG) initiative and its Academic Leaders Council (ALC), launches CEO for a Day, a […]

December Employment Report

Sponsored by: Unemployment rate hits a breaking record of 1.8%, lowest rate in the State of Florida (Miami, Fl)- January 27, 2020- Miami-Dade County has created 25,900 new jobs in the past 12 months, while unemployment hits a breaking record of 1.8%, lowest rate in the State of Florida. The numbers show Miami-Dade County has […]

The Miami-Dade Beacon Council and Publishing Partner HCP Media Launch Advantage Miami 2020

MIAMI, FL., January 10, 2020 – The Miami-Dade Beacon Council, together with custom media company HCP Media, proudly unveil the 2020 edition of Advantage Miami. This “go-to” resource guide provides business owners, key decision makers and talent with essential information on MiamiDade County’s business advantages, including its growing tech ecosystem, strategic global location, infrastructure, diverse talent […]

November 2019 Employment Report

Sponsored by: Miami-Dade County has reached the highest number of payroll jobs in its history The numbers analyzed In November 2019, Miami-Dade County area was the third largest metro area in year-over-the-year job gains in Florida, following Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford and Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater areas. The County created 24,700 new nonagricultural payroll jobs (not seasonally adjusted), from November […]