Global Minnesota

Elements group attended the Global Minnesota event hosted at the Roseville Library.  The focus of the event was to discuss the future of Minnesota and how it could grow to be on the global stage in terms of brand, business and overall attraction. Read more at David's Blog  

Competitive Regions

The competitive landscape is evolving from individual corporate competition to large-scale co-opitition.  As global competition continues to rise, organizations are looking for every advantage to accelerate their strategic objectives and investments.  Today we are looking at cities/regionsthat are architecting innovation economies byintegrating industry clusters, innovation centers and next generation educational programs.  These initiatives are supported … Continue reading Competitive Regions

Progress MN

Appreciating the interesting, innovative and sometimes surprising... Progress Minnesota honors the efforts of individuals and organizations working in economic development, technology, entrepreneurship and workforce development. Finance & Commerce hosted their 7th annual event at the Metropolitan in Minneapolis. Highlights for me included learning about Technovation [MN] which is encouraging middle school and high school to … Continue reading Progress MN