Webinar: How Ponca City, OK uses their website for economic development success

21 Jan 2016

Alissa Sklar

"We shape our tools and they shape us." -Marshall McLuhan (http://goponca.com/)Ponca City, OK isn't a big ci ..

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10 big economic development mistakes, illustrated by cat GIFs

14 Dec 2015

Alissa Sklar

Sure, the Internet is filled with lots of useful information, helpful tools, inspiring images and pictures of cute b ..

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ZoomProspector .com redesign to launch at IEDC Annual Conference

16 Sep 2015

Alissa Sklar

When ZoomProspector.com first launchd in 2008, it forever changed the way economic development happens online. Over the y ..

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Back to school lessons for economic development

02 Sep 2015

Alissa Sklar

Like students across the U.S. and Canada, my three daughters headed back to school this week after the summer hiatus. Bac ..

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How NY economic developers can win big in the Upstate Revitalization Initiative

26 Aug 2015

James Ehrmann

It's no secret in New York State that Governor Cuomo has created the Upstate Revitalization Initiative (URI). The New Yor ..

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What can your community learn from Rochester's $600M R&D funding win?

04 Aug 2015

James Ehrmann

The Federal Government has picked the Rochester region of New York as the site of a new Photonics Manufacturing Institute ..

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A site selector's perspective on online data tools

23 Jul 2015

Alissa Sklar

An investor is looking to expand or relocate their business. Where do they begin? Wonder no more. This article (http://ne ..

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Webinar: What works, what doesn't: Emerging trends for economic development websites

17 Jul 2015

Alissa Sklar

Ineffective websites are all around us. I see them every day, as I research innovative marketing techniques in economic d ..

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Webinar: How to use smart data tools to market your location

09 Jul 2015

Alissa Sklar

When it comes to place marketing, innovative techniques for engaging and informing potential investors is key. With this  ..

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Economic development marketing hacks you need to know

02 Jul 2015

Alissa Sklar

When it comes to place marketing, economic development professionals have a pretty strong idea of the essential component ..

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