Guest column by Tim Penny At the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, one of the three program areas we focus on is economic development. Since our founding in 1986, we have strived to catalyze entrepreneurial activity in our 20-county region by providing start-up investments, traditional loans, microcredit, technical assistance and entrepreneurRead More →

Reading time: 3 minutes Economic development in Scotland SPICe has published a briefing note on economic development in Scotland. The briefing provides an overview of the economic development landscape in Scotland. It examines the main organizations involved in the implementation of economic development activities, the direction of economic development strategyRead More →

New Posted 3 hours ago by Gail JOB OPPORTUNITY FULL-TIME PERMANENT POSITION ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT / OFFICE DIRECTOR SUMMARY: The economic development coordinator is a link between business development organizations and the community. The candidate will be responsible for planning and organizing the implementation of projects, administering community development activities andRead More →