We are an employer-led public-private collaborative focused on aligning Minnesota’s workforce.

We partner with K-12 education, post-secondary education, industry associations, community-based training organizations, and the public sector to ensure students and  job-seekers have the skills and experience needed to grow in high-demand opportunities. We do this by elevating employers’ collective workforce needs that are impacting economic stability and growth for their industries. Our current labor market information, customized research, human-centered facilitation and consulting fosters accelerated solutions for the talent pipeline and encourages market-oriented data-informed decisions in recruitment, education, and training processes.

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  • About

    Learn how Minnesota’s largest companies, colleges, universities, public agencies, and chambers of commerce are working with RealTime Talent to solve our state’s workforce challenges.

  • Research

    Our team uses dynamic and emerging data sources alongside original market research and traditional LMI. View our reports on the must current labor market trends or request a custom report to meet your unique needs.

  • Data Tools

    RealTime Talent has equipped many of Minnesota’s workforce organizations and educational institutions with powerful real-time labor market data tools: TalentNeuron and Lightcast

  • Insights

    Stay up-to-date with the latest events, data tools, and reports by visiting the RealTime Talent Insights Blog.

  • Talent Strategies

    Learn how RealTime Talent is collaborating with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation to implement an innovative talent strategy in Minnesota.

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    We love hearing from you. To request a report, data access, or training in a specialized data tool, please contact us.

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Gateway Jobs featuring Bryan Lindsley, Erin Olson, and Herbert King

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Curious to learn more about untapped talent in @RamseyCounty? Check out @RealTimeTalent’s latest blog! This blog focuses on talent and workforce data for Black and African American talent in Ramsey County. #talent #workforcesolutions #wagegap #IT http://www.realtimetalent.org/2022/08/02/ramsey-countys-untapped-workforce-black-and-african-american-talent-part-2/

Curious to learn more about untapped talent in @RamseyCounty? Check out @RealTimeTalent’s latest blog! This piece focuses on population and education data for Black and African American talent in Ramsey County. #talent #education #workforcesolutions http://www.realtimetalent.org/2022/07/28/untappedtalent1/

My new interview w Mike Christenson abt how @Hennepin solved 2 problems simultaneously using systems thinking & became platform for solving the region’s talent shortage, featuring good work of David Hough, May Xiong & @RealTime_Talent https://bryanlindsley.com/how-government-can-use-systems-thinking-to-drive-impact/

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