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Mastering BLS Data: Webinars, speaker requests and more

Beyond the Headlines

Free monthly webinars

Beyond the Headlines - The Jobs Report & More

You are invited to attend free online presentations, typically held the first Friday of each month, covering the latest economic data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The Jobs Report is released earlier in the day, and BLS West Region economists will break down the latest numbers as well as highlight other BLS data in the headlines, such as consumer prices, job openings, and wage trends.

To sign up to receive monthly email invitations which will include login instructions, email

Economic Presentation

Speakers available

Complimentary Presentations

Beyond our monthly webinars, the BLS West Region Information Office has staff who may be available to speak at your event! Our economists frequently present data and analysis at conferences, meetings, classrooms, and other settings. Recent presentations include overviews of employment projections, inflation and prices, pay and benefits, and job openings and labor turnover.

If you are looking for informative presentations about the U.S. labor market and economy, please contact us (contact information below).

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Our team is ready to help

Information specialists available

Having trouble navigating our website? BLS West Region Information. Office staff will gladly assist in directing you to the specific data you are looking for.

Our office provides the full range of BLS statistics and publications to all customers, including businesses, government agencies, and the public. Give our office a call or send an email to receive personal assistance from one of our economists.

West Region Contact Information

Personal assistance: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and from 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Pacific Time.