Magazine Highlights Archives

BUSINESS REPORT: Stafford County – Where Connectivity And Opportunity Intersect

A new fiber-optic network along the I-95 right-of-way will be completed this fall.

Home to the Marine Corps Base at Quantico, Stafford County, VA is known as a destination for Defense and technology companies. Its location and business climate offer much more.


BUSINESS REPORT: Ontario Unveils Plans To Achieve An Energy Balance

Biomass feedstock storage silos near completion at Atikokan Generating Station. (Photo: Flickr.com.)

The Ministry of Energy has worked with the Ontario Energy Board, Ontarians and a host of others to put together its most ambitious energy plan yet.



STATE FOCUS: Business And Life Are Elevated In The Beehive State

Boeing Utah

Like the mighty Rocky Mountains looming over everything, Utah’s business environment and quality of life are reaching for the sky.


STATE FOCUS: Kansas Focuses On The All-Around

Brownback

While the shape of the sunflower can be used to capture the sun, so can the environment of the sunflower state help capture the attention of business.


BUSINESS REPORT: Joplin Area Rises From The Rubble And Reaches For New Heights

Irving Joplin

Since the 2011 tornado, Joplin has restored nearly all of the facilities, jobs and schools that were impacted by the storm, in a cooperative effort hailed as a model for future disaster recovery.


Feature Story: Workforce Development Programs – The Recipe For Success

ASI

Workforce training programs are a top priority in economic development. Here are some of the most innovative training programs offering 21st-century workforce solutions.


SNAPSHOTS: 60 Seconds… With Larry V. Parman, Secretary, Oklahoma Department Of Commerce

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Oklahoma Secretary Parman recaps plans for energy conservation, logistics, and natural gas exploration in the state.


FEATURE STORY: Ringing The Bell For Growth

Gov Tom Corbett

With huge reserves of low-cost energy, world-class R&D facilities and streamlined grants that yield solid returns, Pennsylvania wants everyone to know it’s ready to take on all comers.