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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 […]

October 2019 Employment Report

In October 2019, Miami-Dade County had the highest number of non-agricultural payroll jobs in county history at  1,233,700. The numbers analyzed In October 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 the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater areas. The County created 23,600 new nonagricultural payroll jobs (not […]

September 2019 Employment Report

The numbers analyzed In September 2019, Miami-Dade County area was the second largest metro area in year-over-the-year job gains in Florida, following the Orlando-Kissi­­mmee-Sanford area. The County created 29,100 new nonagricultural payroll jobs (not seasonally adjusted), from September 2018 to September 2019 which was a 2.4 percent increase. The highest job creation occurred in Education […]

WeWork Labs Launches in Downtown Miami

Miami is home to a rapidly growing and thriving startup ecosystem and the global business community has taken note. As the region’s innovation economy continues to evolve, WeWork is launching its first Labs location in the Magic City which will provide local entrepreneurs with the space, community, programming and mentorship connections they need to succeed. […]