It’s a fact: California has been adding jobs faster than any other state in the nation, overall. From September of last year to September of this year, employment went up to 1.9 percent versus 1.4 percent for the nation.
While we continue to creep out of the deep hole we sunk into at the height of the recession, many wonder what more we can do.
Concerns over our current and future economy were the topics of discussion during the Milken Institute’s California Summit. Folks, from up and down the state, from various regions spend the day collaborating on best practices to help our state remain globally competitive.
Many agree our Golden State needs an economic strategic plan and it’s up to our state leaders to come up with policies to remind the nation and the world California is open for business.