Hawkins, Sullivan counties are 'Work Ready' communities

Hawkins and Sullivan counties are the first counties in Northeast Tennessee to achieve Work Ready Community certification through the ACT National Career Readiness Certification program. Workforce development officials with the First Tennessee Development District say other counties in the region are close to obtaining the designation.

“What a huge day…

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McDaniel Strategy Ecosystems, LLC and TIP Strategies, Inc. Announce Merger

–Combined company to be next-generation economic development and business advisory firm–
AUSTIN, Texas, January 25, 2019 – McDaniel Strategy Ecosystems, LLC and TIP Strategies, Inc. have merged to become the next-generation economic development and business advisory firm.

The merger, effective immediately, will be officially rolled out during the International…

06 Feb 9:30 AM 0 Read More...

NORTH CAROLINA: Progress Never Slows

North Carolina ranks among the best business climates in the U.S., having been chosen as one of Forbes’ top 5 Best States for Business for 11 consecutive years. Reliable electricity and construction costs are well below the U.S. average, and competitive labor costs as well as a low…

01 Feb 10:48 AM 0 Read More...

Tennessee: Business Starts Here

Tennessee is known for its sound fiscal management and new investments in the economic ecosystem. The state’s budgetary discipline has allowed it to make investments in public education, workforce development and international business reach. The right-to-work state has no personal income tax on wages or salaries and…

30 Jan 9:15 AM 0 Read More...

INDIANA: Rich History Deep Roots

Midwestern states have not always been historically viewed as business-friendly. But by employing forward-thinking fiscal policies and offering competitive incentives for businesses, Indiana is one state bucking this trend.

A recent poll conducted by Chief Executive magazine named Indiana among the top 5 states for doing business. Responses…

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