The No. 1 industry in Southern Nevada remains leisure and tourism and according to several agencies, over 41 million visitors traveled, stayed and played in Las Vegas.
According to several sources, employment is growing along with opportunities for those with advanced degrees. Even with jobs available, it is never too late to invest in a career with education.
An independent economist told state lawmakers the hard truth about Nevada’s economy — its ability to rely on the hospitality industry to fund government and services is over.