Archive for August 2014

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Impending Labor Crisis

Monday, August 25th, 2014

In the spirit of sharing, I thought you might find my notes valuable. Feel free to use them as you deem appropriate. I stayed pretty true to the actual words from the articles I read. So, if you want to use any of the following as quotes and need a citation, simply copy and past the statement in your browser to find the original article.

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The Importance of High-Speed Internet Infrastructure to Support Start-Ups

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

  Experts believe that, by the year 2016, 192 million Americans will be shopping online, spending as much as $327bn between them. With this in mind, it has never been more important for businesses to develop their online presence. But what if local infrastructure problems get in the way of doing that? With the United […]

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Focusing On Job Growth And Attraction Will Ruin Your Community

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

The truth is, what has historically made you successful in economic development will conspire to cause you to fail going forward. The world dynamics have changed and you need to change with them to help your community get on (or stay on) a path to sustainable economic prosperity.

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Local Histories

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

You need to take a leap of faith here. There are no stats I know of that says local history equals economic development. It’s never been studied/analyzed like that. But I do know coaching and teaching. Kids need role models, they do need to connect to their past because it does create intellectual stimulation and kids listen to wisdom.

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