economic-development

Schaun Goodeve Joins the MDB Insight Team

We are pleased to welcome Schaun Goodeve, MES. MCIP, RPP, to the MDB Insight team as a Consultant.

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How to Develop an Economic Development Strategy: Follow Maine’s Lead

Strategic planning for economic development is not a new thing. But for many smaller communities it hasn’t been a huge priority until recent years. So where do you start with creating a strategic

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Michigan: A Stellar Example of How to Attract Startups

The auto industry restructure in the ‘80s was a massive blow to the Rust Belt, particularly to Michigan and especially to the city of Detroit. But the state has worked hard to reinvent itself since

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3 Things an Economic Development Officer Can Do for Local Businesses

Economic Development Officers like you are experts in economic development strategies and resources for the community as a whole and for local businesses; but not everyone will know your purpose. In

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EDA 2020 Is Going to Be a Top-Notch Virtual Conference

Economic Developers Alberta (EDA) is once again hosting its annual economic development conference.

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Here Are the Tools for Economic Recovery for Your Community

Imagine a suite of tools specifically designed to help your community build a robust strategy for recovery.

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Celebrate Small Business Week 2020 In Your Community

Small Business Week 2020 is coming up on October 19-23.

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COVID-19 Community Shifts: From Bricks and Mortar to Online Businesses

Small businesses in your community may need help when it comes to understanding and implementing the safety standards resulting from COVID-19. 

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COVID-19: Resources for Community & Economic Development

COVID-19 has undoubtedly had, and continues to have, a huge impact on the world. Every aspect of life has been affected, from the economy to health care, personal relationships to politics, culture

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Supporting Small Business Owners During COVID-19

Small businesses across Canada and around the world have been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Businesses of all sizes are facing drastic changes in the way they operate, and the business

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Clark Hoskin Joins the MDB Insight Team

We are pleased to welcome Clark Hoskin, B.F.A., Ec.D., to the MDB Insight team as a Senior Consultant.

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BR+E For Strong Economic Recovery During COVID-19

The last few months have been challenging on many levels. Communities are having to rapidly pivot to deal with the daily changes that the COVID-19 pandemic has presented.

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