• Minnesota: Homegrown Economy Built on Innovation

    Minnesota: Homegrown Economy Built on Innovation

    Minnesota’s strong economic performance in recent years is the result of diverse industries, a hardworking and highly educated workforce and innovation-minded businesses. Government and business working together helps make the environment conducive to job growth in a changing economy. Grow Minnesota!, th...

  • Workforce Development

    Workforce Development

    The search for workers – whether in advanced manufacturing or cyber-security – is a matter of creating the right program with the right mix ready for the right job. Workforce development has been a high priority for most business managers for the last ten years, especially in high tech manufacturing,...

  • Florida: Competing for Future Job Growth

    Florida: Competing for Future Job Growth

    Since December 2010, more than 1.37 million jobs were created in Florida, and the state currently has its lowest unemployment rate in nearly 10 years. Despite this growth, Florida officials are focused competing for more new jobs. To help accomplish this, the new $85 million Florida Job Growth Fund will in...

  • Connecticut: Strong in Manufacturing & Tourism

    Connecticut: Strong in Manufacturing & Tourism

    With an economy that has largely been based in finance, insurance, tourism and manufacturing, Connecticut has recently had big economic news. Amazon will expand its presence in Connecticut with the creation of a new state-of-the-art, 855,000-square-foot fulfillment center in North Haven. The company plans ...

  • Traditional Energy

    Traditional Energy

    Availability and usage of traditional forms of electricity can be a moving target. Fossil fuels (crude, natural gas and coal) make up the majority of the energy that the U.S. produces, according to data from the Department of Energy (DOE). The top five energy-producing states overall (Texas, Wyoming, Pen...

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Traditional Energy

Traditional Energy

Availability and usage of traditional forms of electricity can be a moving target.

Fossil fuels (crude, natural…

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In Georgetown, Toyota Unveils its North American Engineering Center, Announces Additional $121 Million in TMMK Assembly Plant

In Georgetown, Toyota Unveils its North American Engineering Center, Announces Additional $121 Million in TMMK Assembly Plant

Fresh off its announcement this spring of a $1.33 billion investment at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky…

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