Content related to ‘Economic Development’

AT&T Eyes 100 U.S. Cities And Municipalities Fiber Upgrade


Build plan to be influenced by communities offering the strongest investment cases and policies; entrepreneurs, small businesses and start-ups will benefit most from advanced broadband speeds.

Snapshots: 60 Seconds… With Michael Finney, President And CEO, Michigan Economic Development

Michael Finney

Michigan Economic Development’s president and CEO provides insight into the state’s incentives and investments in large and small businesses.

U.S. Commerce Department Designates South Kansas A Manufacturing Community

Kansas Manufacturing

The program is designed to accelerate the resurgence of manufacturing nationwide by supporting long-term economic development strategies that help communities attract and expand private investment in the manufacturing sector and increase international trade and exports.

Survey: Government Economic Development Needs Improvement

Economic development falls short

In the Crowe Horwath LLP and Governing Institute study, government leaders revealed that the lack of modern technology and processes creates problems, such as uncoordinated strategies among departments and untracked or incorrectly tracked data.

New Resource Announced For Cities Seeking Innovation And Economic Revitalization


The program will allow city officials access to best practices and advice from national experts on community development, economic development, operations, budget and other key issues.

LiveXchange 2014 Presentation: Negotiating Incentives, Land Costs, and Energy Costs for Major Projects


At this year’s LiveXchange, returning speaker Mark Williams of Strategic Development Group shared his thoughts on “Negotiating Incentives, Land Costs, and Energy Costs for Major Projects.”