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Palm Beach County Establishes First-Ever Partnership Between Business and K-20 Educators

West Palm Beach, October 21 – In an unprecedented partnership between industry and education, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County created the Academic More...

The impossibility of reviving American manufacturing

Andrew McFill from the Atlantic looks at why it would be impossible to revive American manufacturing. Read the full story

BDB Announces CEL Aerospace has Opened an Office in Palm Beach County

West Palm Beach, and Jupiter, Florida. – The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce that CEL Aerospace has opened More...

Palm Beach County Country’s Cheapest Place to Run Medical Device Plant, Study Finds

Palm Beach County is the cheapest place in the developed world to run a medical device plant, according to a study by The Boyd Co., More...

Business Development A Never-Ending Job

The city of Boca Raton woke up to the news that a third company, headquartered here, is in merger talks that could impact the venue More...

The Higher ED Blog: What’s new in economic development research (fall 2015 edition, Part II)

Continuing from last week’s Higher ED Blog, this week we summarize interesting articles from the latest issues of Economic Development Quarterly and Regional Studies. These More...

How the car industry is aiding the UK’s growing economy

It’s been said for some years now that the UK ‘doesn’t make anything these days’ and the economy is driven by service businesses. The reality More...

New survey reveals parents’ misconceptions about STEM careers in manufacturing

Alcoa Foundation and SkillsUSA working together to inform parents about the strong wages and benefits available in manufacturing careers NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ More...

Spurring a manufacturing boom in Quebec could take more than just a weak Canadian dollar

MONTREAL – For BONE Structure, a Laval, Que.-based home designer and builder, the U.S. building permits it expects in the coming days are arriving at More...

The Higher ED Blog: From Cars to Creativity – The Changing Dynamics of the Rural Economy in Essex County, Ontario

The creative economy has become a widespread term in the theory and practice of economic development. When I started to conceptualize my graduate Major Research More...

US manufacturing: the rise of the niche manufacturer

A new phenomenon is happening the US. Entrepreneurs are starting up their own small manufacturing companies, making unique products at low affordable prices in popular More...