Economic Development


 

Key Takeaways from the 2019 Site Selectors Guild Annual Conference

Key Takeaways from the 2019 Site Selectors Guild Annual Conference: Breakout Sessions and Economic Development Awards Breakout Sessions The theme of the 2019 Site Selectors Guild Annual Conference which took place March 25-27, 2019 in Salt Lake City, was Talent Transformation: Workforce, training and the impact of global location decisions. Guild members were each assigned […]


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Working with International Companies – a U.S. Perspective

As a country, the United States’ most watched metropolitan regions struggled to rebound after the Great Recession. Now, forward-thinking regions and states are developing and implementing strategies around high-wage job growth, with an eye on foreign investment and exports. This is wise considering that foreign firms operating in the U.S. pay an average of $17,000 […]


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2016 Fall Forum Breakout Session: Business Climate and Regulatory Environment Considerations

How business is conducted is becoming increasingly more political than ever before. This regulatory environment and business climate is affecting businesses in every industry and region. At the Site Selectors Guild 2016 Fall Forum’s Business Climate and Regulatory Environment breakout session, Guild members Mike Mullis, Jeannette Goldsmith, Chris Lloyd and Andy Mace discussed factors that […]


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