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FDI and social media 3.0: going viral

“What are you doing today that will impact tomorrow”?  That was the first question we asked when we started planning our viral video campaign.  With More...

Video: New program injects entrepreneurship into digital arts education

Ginny Dybenko is the executive director of the University of Waterloo’s new Stratford campus, which officially opens on Tuesday, October 16, 2012. Continue to link

Video: Here’s what’s really holding back the jobs market

Jim Murphy is like a lot of business executives these days—looking to hire but having a hard time finding the right people for the jobs More...

Video – The Human Scale: Centering planning around people

Although he focuses on China, Gehl Architect Kristian Skovbakke Villadsen expounds on why streets are an integral part in making cities more livable places. Continue More...

Experience Winnipeg on this virtual bike tour

I don’t know whether she used a helmet cam, handlebar cam or somehow juggled her own personal video-making machine while riding, but this is fun, especially when it More...

Film Review: Detropia

I was lucky to get to see Detropia, a buzz-laden documentary about Detroit, at the UMass-Boston film series, where Heidi Ewing, one of the film makers, More...

Video – Thomas P. Campbell: Weaving narratives in museum galleries

As the director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, Thomas P. Campbell thinks deeply about curating—not just selecting art objects, but placing More...

GOOD ideas for cities: Marketing healthy, local food

Getting healthy, affordable food to urban residents is a challenge in most major U.S. cities. In New Orleans, Hurricane Katrina not only affected the output More...

SimCity E3 Gameplay Trailer

SimCity E3 Gameplay Trailer

Top 3 new economic development videos from the last week (September 26th – October 3rd)

  1) Fresno County EDC News – Site Selector’s Newsletter (September 2012) 2) Robert Neuwirth: The power of the informal economy 3) Richard M. Daley and More...

Video: Changing the startup landscape for scientists

In the latest season of Project Grow, we talk to experts about the challenges of growing a business.