Local nonprofit releases socioeconomic reports by county
To help planners, officials, media, and others access information quickly, Headwaters Economics has developed a clickable map that provides detailed socioeconomic reports for every county’s economy in the country. The PDF profiles are available to anyone and show trends for population, employment, personal income, earnings and jobs by industry, non-labor income, and more—along with helpful explanatory text, citations, and additional resources.
Montana shows improvement in ranking of the well-being of children
The 2016 KIDS COUNT data report, from the nonprofit Annie E. Casey Foundation, found that Montana’s overall ranking rose from 30th to 24th in the nation. The report looks at data in four areas: economic well-being, education, health, and family and community.
Prospera is hiring for a full-time Office Manager
Enjoy supporting our fun, fast-paced team with a diverse range of responsibilities while making a rewarding impact in the community by helping people launch and expand their business ventures. Applicant reviews will begin July 28th.
Gallatin College MSU offers new associates degree in photonics
The two-year program will prepare graduates to work as technicians in laser optics and photonics companies. It will lead to an associate’s degree in photonics and laser technology. To help support the program, Gallatin College MSU has received a $199,450 grant from the National Science Foundation.