How to keep Minnesota competitive

ACG Charlie WeaverAssociation for Corporate Growth (ACG), Minnesota chapter, held its monthly lunch focused on Public Policy.  The presentation theme was “How to Keep Minnesota Competitive: A policy discussion with Charlie Weaver.”  The event was hosted at the Windows Over Minnesota room of the IDS tower.   The presentation covered an in-depth look at metrics representing Minnesota’s economy over time.  He also discussed the impact that policy has had on business, community, and the future competitiveness of Minnesota as a region.   Two of the top issues centered on education standards for workforce development and the growing talent gap Minnesota faces in terms of retaining and attracting a skilled workforce.