Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Workforce Development articles below.
The food processing company is expanding its Union City Leading food processor investing $80 million for 300-job expansion.
The company will invest more than $73M and create 400 jobs over five years with help from state Enterprise Zone Tax Credits.
Provalus will invest $6.5 million to establish a business technology and support operation in Brewton, AL.
The high-tech manufacturer’s $10B investment will create 13,000 jobs at its new Southeastern Wisconsin campus.
The healthcare information technology company will invest more than $15 million to expand its Boca Raton facility.
Nearly 60 percent of manufacturers identify a lack of qualified workers as a barrier to business growth, according to the 2017 Manufacturing Report from Sikich LLP.
Orlando, FL is the top-ranked metro among Employment Leaders; Huntsville, AL is tops among Aerospace/Defense Leaders in Business Facilities' 13th Annual Rankings Report.
The manufacturer of wood-based materials will invest $700 million and create 770 jobs at the Davidson County, NC facility.
Roseburg Forest Products is building a new engineered wood products plant in Chester County, SC.
More than half of employers plan to hire full-time, permanent employees in the second half of 2017, according to CareerBuilder's 2017 Midyear Job Forecast.
The family-owned toll blending and materials development company will make cement-based products, gunite, shotcrete, non-shrink grouts and more at its new operation in Wurtland, KY.
Raleigh, NC is the second of four planned Technology and Innovation Hubs that will employ 10,000 workers in the U.S.
A look at the top location factors foreign companies should consider when choosing to invest in the U.S., courtesy of McCallum Sweeney Consulting.
The rigid plastic container manufacturer will add up to seven new plastics production lines at its manufacturing facility in Pineville, LA.
The state-of-the-art home appliance production facility will create more than 950 jobs in Newberry, SC.
New report shows tech leaders plan to increase hiring, but business expansion is making it harder to hire IT talent.
A new study from GOBankingRates identifies the cities across America that have seen the largest increase in cost of living expenses from 2016 to 2017.
Matt Hurlbutt, executive vice president and chief operating officer, Greater Rochester Enterprise, discusses the Economic Gardening program, local talent, food processing, photonics, higher education and the importance of water.
Trustwave will add more than 300 employees at its new Chicago headquarters; City Colleges of Chicago is launching a Cyber Security Boot Camp.
The new 362,000-square-foot facility in Mobile, AL will employ more than 360 part-time employees.
Knowledge Services, a woman-owned business, will create up to 400 jobs in Fishers, IN by 2021.
The Invent and Manufacture in America Act provides a tax cut for companies that conduct R&D in the U.S., and manufacture products resulting from that R&D in America.
The automotive mold and casting manufacturer will invest $6.5 million and create 60 new jobs in Manchester, TN.
A key theme in this year's Global Cities Index and Outlook was investment in developing start-up ecosystems, according to A.T. Kearney.