How to Align Education and Economic Development

By Amy Holloway Employers frequently state that access to talent is their most important site selection factor. Rapid changes in technology, scientific discovery, global economics and business strategy require regions to have an educational ecosystem in place that...

Who’s Winning the Aerospace Race?

By Tony DeLisi South Carolina’s Aerospace industry grew more than 600% between 2007 and 2012 with the opening of Boeing’s Dreamliner facility and related suppliers. Overall, the state added approximately 5,000 Aerospace jobs over the five-year period.    ...

Top 10 Metros for Female Executives

By John Rees The Boulder, Bridgeport and Akron metros have the highest concentrations of female executives per 1,000 working women in the US. But breaking the glass ceiling isn’t easy. According to the most recent census data, fewer than one in four top...