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The Higher ED Blog: The art of seducing creative talent

Talent attraction has become a common objective of cities around the globe. The presence of artists, as well as arts and culture offerings in a More...

The Higher ED Blog: Come study in Canada (and enjoy progressive policies)

Normally, Higher ED is a platform for sharing economic development knowledge but today, we present an open invitation to progressive Americans (and others) to come More...

The Higher ED Blog: Is the knowledge economy in peripheral regions a low hanging fruit or a lost cause?

Economic developers in peripheral regions face some tough questions: How do I attract talent and investment away from core regions? How do I capitalize on More...

The top 10 (so far) of 2015

As we wrap another year here at EconomicDevelopment.org, I wanted to highlight ten of the most popular posts from 2015 (so far) and thank the More...

Tech is about to take the work out of finding your perfect job

For too long, we’ve had to “find a job.” It’s about time the right jobs found us. Most of us generate so much data as More...

Sioux Falls launches ad and web campaign to recruit workers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Sioux Falls has succeeded in creating jobs but needs to do more to fill them, Mayor Mike Huether said in More...

How to find the right tech talent (for the non-tech entrepreneur)

The hiring process seems like a pretty standard one…post a job posting with description, watch the resumes flood in, hold some interviews, hire the one More...

How To: Hiring and retaining millennials

  Millennials are quickly making their way into the workforce. According to The Bureau of Labor Statistics, millennials will become the new workforce majority this More...

Why are Milliennials flocking to Des Moines, Iowa?

The folks at Global Site Plans – The Grid take a look at what is making Des Moines, Iowa, a magnet for millennials in this recent Sustainable More...

Niagara Falls will pay your student loans

Sorry to all of the Canadian students reading this post, but it is the American Niagara Falls that is offering this deal.  Niagara Falls in More...

Is the Millennial Brain Drain still happening? Or is there a new trend begining in the U.S.A.

Recent years in the United States have shown a trend when it comes to the work patterns of the millennial generation.  It has become popular More...

Urban vs. suburban: Which location will allow your company to grow?

Julia Georgules at Area Development explores whether urban or suburban areas are preferable for tech companies looking for an ideal location to grow. Georgules looks at a More...