Get Trained on How to Use Labor Market Information


by Rachel Vilsack

The Regional Analyst and Outreach unit at the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development is offering classes on labor market information this fall.

trainingThis 3-hour class will provide you with an overview and better understanding of the regional economy and job market by:

  • Applying job market information to job development and career counseling
  • Answering the tough questions about the regional economy and job market
  • Accessing a wide variety of economic, employment and demographic statistics and reports on the internet

These hands-on sessions are tailored to individuals who provide career counseling and job search assistance to job seekers. There is no fee to register, but space is limited. To register for any of these classes, please email DEED.Training@state.mn.us.

Upcoming class locations and time include:

  • Wednesday, November 13,  1:00-4:00, Willmar WFC (2200 23rd St NE), Willmar
  • Tuesday, November 26, 9:00-12:00, Ramsey County –  St. Paul WFC (540 Fairview Ave N),St. Paul SESSION FULL
  • Thursday, December 5, 1:00-4:00 pm, Duluth WFC (402 1st St), Duluth
  • Thursday, December 12, 1:00-4:00 pm, Hibbing WFC (3920 13th Ave E), Hibbing
  • Friday, December 13, 1:00-4:00 pm, Mankato WFC (12 Civic Center Plaza), Mankato 
  • Monday, December 16, 9:00 am-12:00, DEED Headquarters (332 Minnesota St, Ste E200), St. Paul SESSION FULL
  • Wednesday, December 18, 1:00-4:00 pm, Rochester WFC (300 11th Avenue NW, Ste 112), Rochester
  • Tuesday, January 7, 9:00 am-12:00, DEED Headquarters (332 Minnesota St, Ste E200), St. Paul 
  • Wednesday, January 8, 1:00-4:00 pm, DEED Headquarters (332 Minnesota St, Ste E200), St. Paul 
  • Friday, January 10, 9:00 am-12:00, DEED Headquarters (332 Minnesota St, Ste E200), St. Paul 
  • Friday, January 10, 12:00-4:00pm, DEED Headquarters (332 Minnesota St, Ste E200), St. Paul 

If you can’t attend a training session, but want more information about the Regional Analysis and Outreach unit, please contact a Regional Labor Market Analyst directly.

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