The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development released last month’s (December 2013) labor force estimates and unemployment rates yesterday. Cheatham County had the fifth (5th) lowest unemployment rate at 5.5%. Only Williamson (4.8%), Lincoln (5.1%), Wilson (5.2%) and Rutherford (5.3%) Counties were lower. Cheatham County’s unemployment rate was also lower than the rate for Tennessee, which was 7.3%, and for the entire United States, which was 6.5%.
… it’s probably here somewhere
Daryl Phillips, CEcD, EDFP
I work as an economic developer consulting with communities and companies developing locations, building communities and identifying and developing workforce. However, my opinions on this blog are free and my own, as is the blog itself.
I am a member of International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, Tennessee Economic Development Council and International Council of Shopping Centers.
I have earned over 20 years experience in economic and workforce development. I have earned and maintain the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) from International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification from National Development Council. I have earned a Master of Business Administration from Tennessee Technological University.
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