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August Jobs Report Analysis

Joint Center Analys

On August 3, Spencer Overton joined the "Equity By Design: Educating and Supporting the 21st Century Workforce" panel at the National Urban League's annual conference in Columbus, Ohio.  The discussion shed light on how we use technology and other tools to ensure that college and career readiness achieves


Now Hiring: Economic Policy Manager

The Joint Center is seeking an Economic Policy Manager


Joint Center News: July 30, 2018

In July, we partnered with Congressman Bobby Scott on a future of work roundtable, responded to President Trump's workforce executive order, drilled down into the Senate Democrats' release of diversity data, and received a major award for our congressional staff diversity work. Read more below.

On July 25, 2018, at the ninth annual Tin Cup Award Dinner, Washington Government Relations Group (WGRG) awarded the Joint Center the Augustus F. Hawkins Award for "unwavering efforts to promote diversity and inclusion" among congressional staff.


Joint Center Speaks at MMTC Capital Conference

On July 19th, 2018 Spencer Overton gave a special presentation on "

The Joint Center and NALEO Educational fund have taken an important step forward to increase mid to senior level staff diversity--the creation