Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. productivity articles below.
The predicted uptick in 2017 will be largely driven by faster demand from emerging markets; productivity growth is stronger in Europe than the U.S., according to The Conference Board.
Facing increased pressure to deliver more growth and productivity while addressing workforce mobility trends and skills shortages, 87 percent of business leaders cite organizational culture and employee engagement as their top challenge, according to Deloitte's "Global Human Capital Trends 2015" report.
Study from Kensington finds that 90% of executives surveyed believe integrating devices would enhance productivity.