Tag Archives: Outdoor Industry Association

OIA, ORR seek input for Workforce Assessment Survey

The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) – of which NMMA is a founding member – has been working in collaboration with the Outdoor Industry Association and Oregon State University's Center for the Outdoor Recreation Economy on a survey to gather information about industry needs for workforce development and diversity, equity, and inclusion advancement. The voluntary Workforce Assessment Survey is seeking participation from leadership ...

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Outdoor Industry webinar on producing, sourcing and donating PPE

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A number of outdoor companies are answering the call for rapid production and deployment of personal protective equipment (PPE) and medical devices to protect frontline workers from the spread of COVID-19. Hear from a few brands that were early and successful in pivoting their operations. Find out how they quickly built relationships with local hospitals and frontline service providers to ...

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ORR welcomes new coalition members

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the outdoor recreation business community is coming together to strengthen the entire recreation sector – including thousands of small businesses and millions of workers – during this turbulent time. It is in that sentiment that the Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) welcomed two new members to further unify the industry and bolster its collective influence.  By the end of ...

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Outdoor Industry hosts webinar on thriving in chaotic times

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Webinar: Thriving in Chaotic Times - the Neuroscience Behind Our Distress When: Friday, April 10, 11:00 a.m. (MT) Speaker: Julie Auger, MOD How is our brain perceiving and responding to the current threats? As leaders, what may we do to alleviate these threat responses for our employees and ourselves? This webinar provides a look into how our brain is reacting, ...

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OIA releases 50 state outdoor recreation economy reports

Outdoor Industry Association has released the state-level Outdoor Recreation Economy Report featuring economic data for all 50 states across the United States, the largest and most comprehensive state-by-state report of its kind. The data underscores a growing economic force that generates billions in consumer spending and creates millions of good-paying, American jobs in communities across the country.    Earlier this year, OIA released its ...

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Outdoor recreation industries impact U.S. economy

The Outdoor Industry Association recently released its report, “The Outdoor Recreation Economy,” which highlights the economic impact of the many outdoor recreation industries in the U.S. “The outdoor industry is more than just fun. It’s more than just something people do. It’s something that employs millions of Americans, it provides billions in tax dollars and spending, and if anything it brings ...

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