East-North Central Articles


Corporate Real Estate — Making it People-Centric
Article | March 6, 2013
Corporate Real Estate — Making it People-Centric   

Why knowledge workers need a stronger influence on the design and operation of corporate workplaces worldwide and how to make it work. More>>



Solid Strategies for Financing Manufacturing Facility Expansions
Article | March 6, 2013
Solid Strategies for Financing Manufacturing Facility Expansions   

From self-financing to traditional lending sources to government financing, the author shows you ways to get your project built. More>>



Helping “Made in America” Translate to Export Sales and American Jobs
Article | March 5, 2013
Helping “Made in America” Translate to Export Sales and American Jobs   

Learn how Ex-Im Bank helps more American companies to sell more products and services to more places around the globe. More>>



ChrisSteel
Article | March 4, 2013
Incentives 2.0 (Making Incentives Work Better)   

Why effective economic development incentive programs must have clear objectives, mutual benefit, transparency and accountability. More>>



Strong Business Grows In Wisconsin
Article | December 31, 2012
Strong Business Grows In Wisconsin   

Centrally located in the U.S. manufacturing & agri region, many consider Wisconsin one of the best places in the U.S. to do business. More>>



Indiana is the “Bio-logical” Choice to Grow Life Sciences Facilities
Article | December 31, 2012
Indiana is the “Bio-logical” Choice to Grow Life Sciences Facilities   

With its universities, logistics, a AAA credit rating and pro-business environment, Indiana is the “bio-logical” choice for life sciences. More>>



Michigan Inauguration
Article | October 31, 2012
Reinventing Michigan: Relentless Positive Action   

Following Gov. Rick Snyder taking office in 2011, Michigan is now thriving. Find out what accounts for this dramatic turnaround. More>>



The Search for Prime Logistics Gateway Locations
Article | October 31, 2012
The Search for Prime Logistics Gateway Locations   

Select areas to consider in the quest to identify prime logistics gateway locations. More>>



By Water and by Land: Ports of North America
Article | October 31, 2012
By Water and by Land: Ports of North America   

Ports have reinvented the import/export process--a look into the ports of today and tomorrow. More>>



Freight Rail: Private Infrastructure Investments Powering our Economy
Article | October 31, 2012
Freight Rail: Private Infrastructure Investments Powering our Economy   

American Railroad Association discusses how freight rail brings U.S. manufactured goods to ports, while nurturing a cascade of American jobs. More>>