How COVID-19 Permanently Digitized Site Selection (Part II)
1 Nov 2021
In my last post, I described how the COVID pandemic has irrevocably changed the practice of corporate site selection and economic development. This has also been fostered by large business media outlets telling many new stories of how COVID has disrupted and enabled new ways to replace traditional business practices.
Fast Company screenshotFor example, Fast Company (approximately 20 million page views each month) published the story “How this engineering company found its new production plant over Zoom.”
Forty leaders from across Iowa have been selected as members of the 2021-22 class of Leadership Iowa, the state’s premier issues awareness program provided by the Iowa Association of Business and Industry (ABI) Foundation. This year marks the program’s fortieth anniversary. See the Leadership Iowa Class of 2021-22 participant list here...
The 2 Types of Fear That Stop Most Entrepreneurs and How You Can Use Them to Fuel Your SuccessNov 1 2021
Too often, we talk about fear as if it were only for people destined to fail. Cowards who never had the courage to succeed. But, if we're honest, we can admit that we all feel some fear. In particular, we have all feared that we are not good enough and...
The Path Forward for Tech Talent DiversityNov 1 2021
The tech talent workforce is steadily getting more diverse each year as employers emphasize it in recruitment and retention strategies. Still, diversity remains a challenge for tech employers, and to address it we must first understand its scope and implications. By most measures, tech talent in the U.S. long...