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Resource Update (2 of 2): Global Comparisons and Trade

Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index, Deloitte: “reveals country rankings and competitiveness drivers through a survey of more than 500 of the world’s leading manufacturing CEOs and senior executives.” 79 more words


Community Update – National Small Business Week

National Small Business Week

The American success story has been fueled by pioneers who think big, take risks and work hard. From storefront shops to high-tech startups, small businesses are the backbone of our economy and the cornerstones of our nation’s promise. 438 more words

Community Updates

We've Never Had Athletes

This Thursday Thought is one of my top parenting issues. I am sorry if I step on any sporty parents’ toes-many of you are lovely folks- but as I watch my middle boy step out in baseball for the first time ever, I feel I should set the tone… 545 more words


Lessons from State Tax Policy: Kudos for Tennessee and Texas, Mockery for New York and California

Just like with nations, there are many factors that determine whether a state is hindering or enabling economic growth.

But I’m very drawn to one variable, which is… 879 more words


Community Update – YPWeek- Celebrate Aspiration & Opportunity; Last Call for Tree Sale

Celebrate Aspiration, Opportunity and Partnership during Young Professionals Week

A major motivator of the City’s push forward with Downtown District redevelopment and Riverbank investments is the need to retain and attract the next generation of workers and families. 684 more words

Community Updates

Regulation Nation

If you look at the methodology behind the major measures of economic liberty, such as Economic Freedom of the World and Index of Economic Freedom… 1,162 more words


Losing Your Job To Overseas???

One thing that I just can’t wrap my head around is the talk about shipping jobs overseas and how nasty it is and that the practice should be stopped. 565 more words