OCBC and CHOC Talk Big Data and a Primed OC Workforce

Speakers Dr. Wallace Walrod, OCBC Chief Economic Advisor, and Adam Gold, Chief Technology Officer of the Children’s Hospital Orange County discussed the changing workforce at OCBC’s Workforce Development Committee Meeting on November 14, 2018.Dr. Walrod presented key findings from OCBC’s 2019 Workforce Indicators Report, such...

Orange County Business Council Releases 2019 Orange County Workforce Indicators Report

IRVINE, CA — Oct. 31, 2018  — Tech innovation and demographic shifts are catalysts driving major change in the Orange County workforce, according to Orange County Business Council's 2019 Orange County Workforce Indicators Report released on October 30, but keeping young talent continues to be a challenge. Presented...

Dunn and Done: Prop 10 Will Make The Housing Crisis Worse

Scenic beaches, majestic mountains, a temperate climate and a world-class economy are a part of what makes California such an attractive place to live.But today fewer people are able to call the Golden State home. High housing costs have created an affordability crisis unprecedented in...

Proposition 6 is a Dangerous Roadblock for California Economy

Healthy economies demand many things. A skilled workforce, raw materials, an efficient manufacturing base and access to capital are among the basics. But leave out a safe, well maintained, functioning transportation system to move workers and goods, and what do you have?Delayed production and delivery,...

Disney Wisely Plays The Long Game, Again

“Playing the long game” is not a new saying.  In sports, it means throwing the football down the field or driving the golf ball toward the green.   Urban Dictionary defines it as “considering the future implications of current choices, thinking ahead, being deliberate and patient.”For...