Economic development marketing pro tips, illustrated through dog GIFs

09 Feb 2016

Alissa Sklar

So it may surprise you to learn that our most popular blog post of 2015 by far, was this post on common economic developm ..

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Case study: Small town makes use of state ZoomProspector data

05 Oct 2015

Alissa Sklar

One of the great things about attending conferences is the opportunity to meet clients face to face. At the IEDC Annual C ..

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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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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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5 content ideas for your economic development newsletter or blog

10 Jun 2015

Alissa Sklar

If you are charged with writing up content for your economic development blog or newsletter, you may occasionally find yo ..

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Show and Tell With the New Community Profile Infographics

28 Apr 2015

Alissa Sklar

Images are much more effective than words alone at communicating complex information. When you only have a few crit ..

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7 Habits of Highly Effective Economic Developers

23 Apr 2015

Alissa Sklar

“Most of us spend too much time on what is urgent and not enough time on what is important.” -Stephen R. ..

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11 Common Economic Development Website Mistakes

08 Apr 2015

Alissa Sklar

If an economic development organization’s website is the cornerstone of its marketing - its very public face to a w ..

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Ten Achievable New Year’s Resolutions for Economic Developers

05 Jan 2015

Anatalio Ubalde

Outrageously high goals are wonderful. However more easily achievable small goals can cumulatively lead to big thing ..

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Fresh new economic development marketing ideas for 2015

11 Dec 2014

Alissa Sklar

What kinds of resolutions are you planning to make this year? I know lots of people will be looking to include more fitne ..

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