August 28, 2017

Austin Job Postings Report

2017-09-01T12:45:54+00:00

AUSTIN – ROUND ROCK – SAN MARCOS MSA

May 2017 Job Postings Report Overview
austinchamber.com/jobpostings

  • Lots of hiring. 5,400 more people employed between March 2017 and April 2017.
  • Many job openings, but fewer than a year ago. 41,100 Available Job Postings during May 2017, or 2,100 less compared to May 2016.
  • Job postings in May 2017 is lower than May of past three years. The Austin MSA saw more than 42,000 Available Job Postings in 2014, 2015 and 2016 but is below 42,000 in May 2017.
  • Demand for Tech talent remains high. Software Developers-Applications replaced Registered Nurses as the top posted occupation since March 2017. The annual median wage for Software Developers-Applications in the Austin MSA increased from $99,420 […]
Austin Job Postings Report 2017-09-01T12:45:54+00:00

Leander City Grant Helps CMP Management Relocate to Leander

2017-08-14T15:06:40+00:00

The City of Leander recently awarded CMP Management, an Austin-based management service
provider for professional associations, a $20,000 grant as part of its Old Town Incentive
Program after the company committed to relocate to the City’s Old Town District earlier this
year.
“CMP is exactly the type of company Leander is looking to attract,” says the City’s Economic
Development Director Mark Willis, “they diversify the employment base, bring quality jobs to
the City and allow more of our population to remain close to home in regards to their work
life.”
CMP Management currently has 18 employees and 24 clients, and owners Carolyn and Joel
Price have witnessed 20 percent annual growth at the company over the last five years. Both
are pleased […]

Leander City Grant Helps CMP Management Relocate to Leander 2017-08-14T15:06:40+00:00

7 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Small Business

2017-08-11T15:52:58+00:00

Grow your small business with LinkedIn by using these seven proven tactics.

There are nearly 30 million small businesses in the United States, but only half of them will make it past five years. To ensure your small business is in the successful half, we encourage you to capitalize on the various ways LinkedIn can evolve your business.

With LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network, you can generate leads, produce sales, and hire top professionals to fuel your growth. Here are seven ways to grow your business using LinkedIn:

1. Create a LinkedIn Company Page

We’ve found that LinkedIn members are 50% more likely to buy once they’ve engaged with your business on LinkedIn. But they can’t connect with you if you don’t have a LinkedIn Company […]

7 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Small Business 2017-08-11T15:52:58+00:00