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The Higher ED Blog: How to Optimize Your Economic Development Website to Attract Investors

You’re aiming to attract Canadian and foreign investors. You know that your economic development services can help them solve their problems—but do they know about More...

How Berlin Partner is driving economic development in the city

City Nation Place interviewed Andrea Joras, Managing Director, Berlin Partner, the public-private partnership that provides business and technology support for companies, investors and scientific institutions More...

Parks not just amenities, but also economic development tools

Every city seems to want more parks. Not only do city parks and greenspaces provide much-sought-after amenities for members of the community, but they also More...

Buying a house? How about the whole neighbourhood instead

When searching for real estate be it for living or investing, what is it that you look for specifically? Abandoned areas? Boarded-up house? None of More...

Where young college graduates are choosing to live

Claire Cain Miller at The New York Times explores where young college graduates are choosing to live in the United States, and what it means for those More...

How an oft-used economic development tactic may actually be hurting the economy

J.D. Harrison at the Washington Post takes a look at recent research by Nathan Jensen, a political science professor formerly at Washington University in St. Louis, on More...

Job Creation, Innovation and Economic Development in the 21st Century – New Policy Institute

Few of us are happy about the level of progress we have made in either creating robust employment growth or deploying a new policy and More...

The importance of a content strategy for investment attraction to avoid Google clutter

As a part of the benchmark exercise for the 2012 Canadian American Cities Online Marketing Index©, Intelegia performed search queries via Google using the following More...

4 Tips to improve your agency’s profile on LinkedIn

In the past month, I have visited several economic development agency’s websites and their social media presence on the big three: Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. More...