Web Wednesday: Trick-or-Treaters — Tiny Trickle or Fearful Flood?

Trick-or-treaters might SEEM to be everywhere, but do the data say that it's an illusion?

By |2019-10-31T09:25:00-04:00October 30th, 2019|Age and Generations, Population, Web Wednesday|Comments Off on Web Wednesday: Trick-or-Treaters — Tiny Trickle or Fearful Flood?

Web Wednesday: Scoring Tech Talent

Corporate real estate firm CBRE creates an annual scorecard of tech talent, and this year's report places Atlanta at No. 9 overall among the 50 largest markets for technology professionals. This Web Wednesday provides highlights of the data and links so you can explore CBRE's findings yourself.

By |2019-08-14T12:53:38-04:00August 14th, 2019|Economic Development, Education, Web Wednesday|Comments Off on Web Wednesday: Scoring Tech Talent

Web Wednesday: Three Things You Didn’t Know About Age-Friendly Communities

Communities that are inclusive to all age groups offer benefits to everyone.

By |2019-07-10T14:02:53-04:00July 10th, 2019|Age and Generations, Uncategorized, Web Wednesday|Comments Off on Web Wednesday: Three Things You Didn’t Know About Age-Friendly Communities

Web Wednesday: Job Density

A new report released last month from Brookings’ Bass Center for Transformative Placemaking analyzed the concentration (or lack thereof) of jobs in America’s 94 major metro areas. The authors found that, on average, job density increased by almost 30 percent from 2004 to 2015. However, this was found to have been driven by the [...]

By |2019-07-03T12:24:54-04:00July 3rd, 2019|Economic Development, Economy, Web Wednesday|Comments Off on Web Wednesday: Job Density

Web Wednesday: A New Kind of Gerrymander

The term "gerrymander" was originally coined by a political cartoonist to describe the salamander-shaped electoral districts drawn by the political party colleagues of Massachusetts governor Elbridge Gerry in 1812. The word is an amalgamation of the words "Gerry" and "salamander," and it describes the way politicians divide geographic areas into voting districts that give one [...]

By |2019-05-29T13:04:30-04:00May 28th, 2019|Education, Equity, Housing, Race and Diversity, Web Wednesday|Comments Off on Web Wednesday: A New Kind of Gerrymander
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