Go Long This Fall With More Seats and Flights on American Airlines for Longhorn Football Fans
May 31, 2023
Football season is just around the corner, and American Airlines is ready to make this fall unforgettable for college football fans. With an expanded service, American Airlines is offering more nonstop flights, additional routes, and increased seating capacity to ensure fans have the fastest and most convenient way to reach their favorite college football games. This exciting news is particularly thrilling for football enthusiasts in Austin.
Building Affordable Futures: Monica Medina Joins the Leadership Team at the Austin Housing Conservancy
May 30, 2023
The Austin Housing Conservancy has recently appointed Monica Medina as its new President. Monica is excited to leverage her extensive experience in banking and non-profit leadership to support Affordable Central Texas’ mission of providing affordable housing to the Austin community.
Accelerist Hosts Workshop on CSR Strategies for Austin Gives Members
May 25, 2023
On May 2nd, Accelerist hosted an enlightening workshop for Austin Gives members, focusing on building and optimizing sustainable CSR strategies in 2023.
Job growth & unemployment
May 23, 2023
Austin ranks as the best performing major job market since the beginning of the pandemic and the seventh best over the last 12 months.
Austin Job Postings Report April 2023
May 22, 2023
There were approximately 74,000 available job postings during the April 2023 monthly reporting period, approximately 6000 more job postings than the previous month. New (first-time) postings increased by 2,234 to 27,028. New Job Postings represented 37 percent of all Available Job Postings – the same as the prior month. New Job Postings in the Austin, Dallas, and Houston metros increased by 8-10% compared to the prior month.
Three ways to lower your workers’ comp premium without getting a new quote
May 22, 2023
Workers’ compensation is essential for businesses of all sizes and is often required by law. It can be a significant expense, but it is important to have in place to protect your employees and your business.
Westminster is an Example of a Workplace That Supports Career Growth with Education in Rapidly Growing Industry
May 19, 2023
With aging boomers, the retirement industry is surging in Austin and rife with upwardly mobile career opportunities. Established over 55 years ago, Westminster retirement community, located near downtown Austin, has significantly increased the size of its workforce.
Census Data Shows Austin is Now the 10th Largest City in the Country
May 18, 2023
The latest census data has unveiled remarkable achievements for Austin and Central Texas, with Austin emerging as the 10th largest city in the country and three of the top four fastest-growing cities in the nation located in the region. Since the 2020 Census, Austin has grown its population by 12,547 residents, at a rate of 1.3%. Austin is now the 10th largest U.S. city, surpassing San Jose, CA, with an estimated population of 974,447.
Meet the Trailblazing Speakers of the A-LIST Awards
May 11, 2023
Are you ready for an unforgettable evening filled with inspiration, insight, and celebration? Look no further than the A-LIST Awards, where you will have the opportunity to hear from some of the most accomplished and innovative individuals in the Austin community. We are thrilled to have Bill Gurley and Dr. Van Truskett join us, two individuals who have made significant contributions to the fields of venture capital and innovation.
RecognizeGood Hosting 2023 Ethics in Business Awards
May 11, 2023
The Ethics in Business Awards are an Austin-area mainstay, shining a spotlight on companies and business leaders from all sectors who lead with values. Since 2002, the awards program has honored more than 250 individuals, nonprofits, and businesses of all sizes. More than that, keeping these examples at the forefront gives all of us the opportunity to share with each other, learn from each other, and share with each other.
Nominate Your Generous Business for an Austin Gives Award
May 10, 2023
It's time to brag about the amazing time, talent, and treasure your company contributes to our community each year. You are highly encouraged to self-nominate for a coveted Austin Gives Award! Nominations are open now through June 2 for the categories of Generous Business, Employee Engagement, and Individual Volunteer of the Year.
Join Us in Supporting the Central Texas Food Bank: Participate in Austin Restaurant Weeks
May 9, 2023
Austin Restaurant Weeks is an annual event that brings together local restaurants and bars to help raise funds for the Central Texas Food Bank. We are proud to partner with the Central Texas Food Bank to bring attention to an important event that supports our local community.