Since 1840, the Greater Houston Partnership has strived to make the region the best place to live, work and build a business. The Partnership is the primary business advocate for the Houston region serving more than 1,000 member companies who represent one-quarter of the region’s workforce. The Partnership is also the regional economic development organization working to recruit companies interested in expanding or relocating here. Click the link to see recent news and announcements from the Partnership.
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The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated and accentuated a change already underway â a change in the education and skills needed for be successful in the workforce today and in the future. Forces including automation technologies and globally integrated markets are changing the nature of work and disrupting key career pathways middle-skill workers use to increase economic opportunity and mobility. Individuals will need to work alongside of technology and increase their digital skills to succeed in todayâs economy and going forward.Â Viable pathways do exist. This UpSkill Works Forum conversation will focus on the data tools, business practices and support frameworks that can be used to help individuals identify and navigate new career progressions. Speaker: Marcela Escobari, senior fellow in the Brookings Institutionâs Global Economy Development program leading the Workforce of the Future initiativeÂ Webinar held via Zoom. After completing registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Please pre-submit questions to Susan Moore at firstname.lastname@example.org.Â A reminder to bookmark the Partnership'sÂ COVID-19 Resources page which is being updated daily.Â
Here are links to various sections of our site that may prove helpful to your reporting.
A sector-by-sector look at Houston's major industries, including data and major employers.
A look at major industries and where the Partnership anticipates job growth will happen in the year ahead. Published in December 2018.
A monthly analysis of major events in the Houston economy produced by the Partnership Research team.
Where does Houston rank on major lists and reports? Get a rundown in this regularly updated report.
See the Partnership's most recent annual report.
A straightforward resource for information on the Greater Houston region from hundreds of sources.
An annual publication looking at the major factors affecting global trade moving through Houston as well as information on the region's top international trade partners.