The primary focus of our EDO studies is to quantify and assess an area’s labor market assets and potential shortcomings, while making recommendations on marketing strategy and workforce development practices where appropriate.
Labor market studies are of most value in demonstrating to Corporate Prospects that an area can sustain their HR Requirements. Our studies provide the necessary Data-Driven information to evalaute your community with confidence.
Existing companies weighing local Expansion also find these studies helpful. In our experience, having this research readily available increases the likelihood that local employers engage the EDO in open dialog before making a decision to relocate elsewhere.
Workforce development stakeholders tend to appreciate the objective, metric-driven, and practical advice emanating from WDGC’s labor market evaluations. Past clients have used our studies to define appropriate Target Industries and to steer workforce training initiatives.
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WDGC stands ready to guide you through the alignment process to ensure that the overall site selection process advances your business objectives. Our role is flexible, we can either lead to the study team or provide selected expertise (e.g., labor market metrics) as a dedicated team member.