Virginia Governor McAuliffe Announces “Open Data, Open Jobs” Initiative

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced the Open Data, Open Jobs initiative to better connect job seekers with job opportunities. The Open Data, Open Jobs initiative provides a new open data set of available jobs in Virginia to equip innovators, programmers, and researchers with accessible data to help the Commonwealth offer new and creative approaches to articulating employer needs for talent and matching job seekers to job opportunities.

Entrepreneurs can use the workforce data to create apps and programs that better engage a new generation of career seekers. Continue…