East-North Central Articles

Article | April 30, 2009
Ohio - Where You Can Find Success in Every Area of Life   

In today's economy, location has become increasingly important to success and failure – in business and in life. Companies seek the perfect... More>>

Article | February 28, 2009
Community Impact Top 15   

Community Impact   The Community Impact portion of the CiCi Awards highlights projects that have profound implications for local communities, many... More>>

Article | February 28, 2009
Corporate Investment Top 15   

The Corporate Investment portion of the CiCi Awards is relatively straightforward. It is based on the scale of a project in a particular location,... More>>

Article | February 28, 2009
Transferable Tax Credits   

The Credit Crunch of 2008 has hit the world of economic development hard. Companies that were considering expansion of existing facilities or new... More>>

Article | December 31, 2008
Indiana - Outpacing the Competition   

With international financial markets more unpredictable than the forecast of winter's first snow, businesses around the globe are searching for ways... More>>

Article | December 31, 2008
Illinois = Diversity   

Even in today’s globally connected marketplace, where you locate or expand your business can be a major factor in determining your long-term... More>>

Article | December 31, 2008
Cultivating the Marketplace for Biodiesel in Your State   

Strategy is important when promoting growth – whether in farming or economic development. Just as soybean farmers rely upon the right seed,... More>>

Article | December 31, 2008
Trends in Food Processing and the Impact on Corporate Site Selection   

Today’s business climate offers the agriculture and food processing industries great opportunities and great challenges. Opportunities for new... More>>

Article | October 31, 2008
The Vital Many   

The polymer industry, commonly thought to be the same as the plastics industry, significantly deviates from the Pareto principle. This principle... More>>

Article | October 31, 2008
The Broad Manufacturing Industry of Metals   

The metals industry is a broad manufacturing industry comprising activities from pipe manufacturing, rolling of steel, drawing of metals, and... More>>