Yvonne obtains, cleans, and prepares data for analysis. She describes the data, tests for significant correlations, and creates predictive models. She is adept at the design and data management of surveys, interviews, focus groups, and ethnographic fieldwork.
Yvonne assesses industries and occupations in a given geographic area. She evaluates the current state of the industry, measures its size and breadth, and describes its employers and workers. She traces historical trends and estimates future trajectories.
Yvonne estimates the impact of a policy or practice on local economies, employment, income, and household spending. She uses input-output modeling to assess how proposed changes will impact the economy through multiplier effects.
Yvonne designs and executes strategic communications plans. She creates compelling and effective messages to move the audience to action. She develops total online presences, infographics, memes, and social media campaigns.
Yvonne creates profiles of industries, corporations, and decision-makers for campaigns. She compiles financial and legal information about a target. And, she identifies links the target has to other known entities.
Yvonne builds leadership and develops the capacity of her partners to create knowledge, communicate effectively, and engage in creative actions. She uses popular education and action research to help partners identify systemic problems and solutions.