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Highlighting economic development trends, major developments, site selection, key industries and job creation throughout the U.S.
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Job Creation: Metros With Staying Power - BusinessClimate.com Blog – BusinessClimate.com Blog

Job Creation: Metros With Staying Power - BusinessClimate.com Blog – BusinessClimate.com Blog | Economic Development and Industry News | Scoop.it
To be sure, job creation in some metros is being driven by single-industry surges, such as the booming energy sector in places like Bakersfield and Houston, the nation's energy business epicenter.
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Austin, Texas, Houston, Texas, and Nashville, Tennessee are at the top of the list for metros with best job creation throughout the past 5 years. Take a look!

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Blog Loving: Top Five Economic Development Blogs | Development Counsellors International

Blog Loving: Top Five Economic Development Blogs | Development Counsellors International | Economic Development and Industry News | Scoop.it
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The American Dream: Where Quality of Place Meets Site Selection – BusinessClimate.com Blog

The American Dream: Where Quality of Place Meets Site Selection – BusinessClimate.com Blog | Economic Development and Industry News | Scoop.it
Quality of place can play a major role in site location decisions. Nearly two-thirds of business execs said they would be likely to highly likely to consider index scores as a factor in determining finalist communities for a project.
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Land of Opportunity: Where Business-Rich Regions Are Growing – BusinessClimate.com Blog

Land of Opportunity: Where Business-Rich Regions Are Growing – BusinessClimate.com Blog | Economic Development and Industry News | Scoop.it
Forget red and blue states, the Rust Belt, the Sun Belt and other boundary buzz words used to categorize and define regions across the country.
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Want a glimpse of where prosperity lies on the economic horizon? Look at job growth, and a picture of four growth corridors starts to materialize:

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GrowFL helps firms expand through research, advice - Orlando Business Journal

GrowFL helps firms expand through research, advice - Orlando Business Journal | Economic Development and Industry News | Scoop.it
The Florida Economic Gardening Institute at the University of Central Florida —...

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Sounds like a great program!

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Strong Programs Prep New Jersey Workforce | New Jersey Economic Development

Strong Programs Prep New Jersey Workforce | New Jersey Economic Development | Economic Development and Industry News | Scoop.it
NJ has a good education system in place, plus several initiatives to help people find work or upgrade their job skills.
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New Jersey's deep reservoir of worker talent puts it at the head of the class for a work-ready labor pool

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GrowFL Presents: An Exclusive Tampa Bay Event for Small and Emerging Growth Companies - Program Recap and Presentations

GrowFL Presents: An Exclusive Tampa Bay Event for Small and Emerging Growth Companies - Program Recap and Presentations | Economic Development and Industry News | Scoop.it
Program RecapOn Monday, November 18, 2013, GrowFL was host to an event that featured speakers on the topic of how the new Federal laws will change angel investi

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Orlando airport an economic engine

Recent developments have provided encouraging news about the health of Florida's economy. Gov. Rick Scott has helped to implement statewide policies that encourage job creation and economic development.

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Venezuelan pharmaceutical firm to relocate to Tamarac

After considering Atlanta and other parts of Georgia, plus parts of Florida, a Venezuelan pharmaceutical company has decided to make Tamarac its home.

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Preparing a Workforce for Advanced Manufacturing

Preparing a Workforce for Advanced Manufacturing | Economic Development and Industry News | Scoop.it
The Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Program at the National Science Foundation (NSF) focuses on the education of technicians for high technology fields.

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How important is a highly trained workforce to landing deals in your region?

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Site Selectors Survey: What Makes a Business Climate Good? | Site Selection Online

Two of the issues critically important to site selectors — work force and incentives — came into sharp relief in December, thanks to a Michigan governor and a New York Times reporter.

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