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62 New Economic Development Jobs This Week

New econ dev jobs in 25 states, and Canada.

62 New Economic Development Jobs This Week
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The 59 Things Economic Developers Need To Know This Week

The stories that Dane thinks you need to see from this week. May 26, 2022 edition.

The 59 Things Economic Developers Need To Know This Week
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61 - Economic Development and Developers in the News

Econ dev news from 162 economic development executives and organizations in 29 states, and Canada.

61 - Economic Development and Developers in the News
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Create Anti Goals

Anti-goals force us to ask “How am I complicit in creating the conditions I say I don’t want?”.

Create Anti Goals
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Podcast: How to Save Your Downtown with Small-Scale Manufacturing

In this episode, Dane talks with Ilana Preuss about her book Recast Your City: How to Save Your Downtown with Small-Scale Manufacturing.

Podcast: How to Save Your Downtown with Small-Scale Manufacturing

Recent Posts

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Assorted Links Thursday

We should be disagreeing more at work, a flyover-state fast-food chain that is taking over the country, inflation, and home prices.

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Assorted Links Wednesday

Today's your hump day. It's all downhill from here.

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Assorted Links Tuesday

The top jobs, industries and cities; births; resignations; Walmart; and craft beer.

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Assorted Links Monday

Amazon's excess warehouse inventory, housing demand, mobile home skyscrapers, and more.

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Assorted Links Sunday

Goodbye weekend. Today: China, food, inflation, sweatpants, pets, and more.

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Assorted Links Tuesday

Taco Tuesday: Ikea, remote work, wheat, China, allergy brands, office market trends, and more.

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Assorted Links Monday

The Florida orange crop report, tech bubbles, baby formula, California is dying of thirst, supply chains, and more.

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Assorted Links Sunday

Supply chains, working for yourself, homeownership, the rich, and which a campfire's smoke seems to follow you.

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Assorted Links Friday

🍷🍺🍸🥤☕️🍕🍔🥡 🍉🥨🍨Whatever your libation and meal of choice, happy Friday!

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Assorted Links Thursday

How inflation became America’s greatest economic problem, the US’s growing business appeal, and more.

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