job survey en Survey Goal is to Boost Economic Activity <p>Monmouth is a partner in a new survey that will provide a snapshot of the job skills of the workforce in western Illinois-and the the skills they might need.<br /><br />Community Development Director Paul Schuytema said the survey has two goals. One is to provide a detailed picture of the area in light of the 2010 census data. He said any large firm looking at locating in the area will be concerned with the regional workforce instead of just that in one city. He said the second goal is to discover skill sets that are lacking in the region.<br /> Mon, 12 Mar 2012 16:47:52 +0000 James Lenz 11676 at Survey Goal is to Boost Economic Activity