Midwest companies leading the charge on corporate social responsibility. ...Read more ›
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The world's largest gathering of economic developers is happening in Fort Worth, TX, this October 19-22: the International Economic Development Council's 2014 Annual Conference.
Concern over competitive environment rising; top areas for increased spending include technology (64%), existing facilities (42%) and workforce hiring (40%) in 2014. ...Read more ›
The SBA has cleared the way for two major government guaranteed loan programs. ...Read more ›
Growth through new products and distribution channels replaces regulation as the key driver for change. US managers grab first mover advantage over Europe by leading this shift in focus; medium sized managers furthest ahead on implementing a global operating model. ...Read more ›
According to Fannie Mae's Economic & Strategic Research Group, growth is expected to pick up in the second quarter and build throughout the summer, firming to approximately 2.7 percent for all of 2014. ...Read more ›
Over the last three years, metro area manufacturing employment has expanded by an average annual rate of 1.7%. Energy intensive industry, in particular, has been a key component in manufacturing expansion. ...Read more ›
According to the report, 58% of CEOs plan on hiring in the year ahead, the highest percentage since 2007. ...Read more ›
According to a recent survey of 1,004 U.S. adults, 74 percent feel the economy is better (41 percent) or the same (33 percent) as a year ago. ...Read more ›
U.S. mayors release 200+ city survey showing successful use of energy efficiency and conservation block grant funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). ...Read more ›
National real estate leaders discuss state of the industry and emerging opportunities. ...Read more ›