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Industry News | July 6, 2020
FL: Enterprise Florida Expands Virtual Business Matchmaking Assistance   

Following the modernized trade agreement between the U.S., Mexico and Canada, Enterprise Florida is expanding its trade facilitation service to these... More>>


Industry News | July 6, 2020
Cybersecurity and Data Protection Essentials for Returning to Work   

As organizations begin to transition from employees working from home back to the office environment, preparation will be paramount as they reoccupy... More>>


Industry News | July 6, 2020
Poll: 92% of Employers Offering Remote Work Option Upon Reopening   

92% of employers are offering a work-from-home option to meet accommodation requests, according to a new XpertHR poll of 276 human resource... More>>


Industry News | July 6, 2020
NC: Duke Energy Foundation Invests $200,000 in Supporting EDPNC   

The Duke Energy Foundation has invested $200,000 to support the work of the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina in 2020. More>>


Industry News | June 29, 2020
Survey: Just 30% of Workers More Productive Working from Home   

Fewer than one-third of employees (30%) say they're more productive working remotely than in an office setting, according to a new survey from The... More>>


Industry News | June 29, 2020
Federal Reserve Findings Show Signs of Improvement in Manufacturing   

Total industrial production increased by 1.4% in May, reports the Federal Reserve, as many factories around the country returned from lockdowns to... More>>


Industry News | June 29, 2020
Federal Alert: Tell Congress to Support Economic Development   

IEDC continues to advocate on behalf of economic development organizations and professionals. More>>


Industry News | June 29, 2020
SC: S.C. Commerce Launches New Business Development Website   

The South Carolina Department of Commerce announced the launch of a new business development website: SCBizDev.SCCommerce.com. More>>


Industry News | June 22, 2020
UT: Utah’s EDTIF Program Creates Record Number of Jobs in FY20   

The Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) announced that fiscal year 2020 (FY20) was a record year for Utah corporate recruitment. More>>


Industry News | June 22, 2020
Survey: 70% of Job Seekers Value a Company's Commitment to Diversity   

Most job seekers (70%) want to work for a company that demonstrates a commitment to diversity and inclusion, according to a survey from The Manifest. More>>