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Greater MSP Region Expanding Tech Workforce

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Friday, March 25, 2016
MSP had been recognized as one of the hottest tech markets in the country. Great companies doing interesting work make it a magnet for tech talent and tech companies. The Greater Minneapolis Saint Paul region will take another step toward ...
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IT'S TECHIER HERE! Greater MSP is code for "opportunity"

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Thursday, February 4, 2016

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Huffington Post Names Minneapolis to Top 10 Cities for Techies

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Friday, January 29, 2016
Where should techies live? The Greater Minneapolis Saint Paul region. Don't take our word for it! The Huffington Post and DataFox this week recognized our region for being a great location for techies. Jobs, affordability and the presence of ...
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Brookings Blog Calls Out Greater MSP's Medtech, HQs Strengths

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Brookings Blog: Metro areas target true global specializations to accelerate foreign investment Economic development organizations often talk of competing for foreign direct investment. But arguably, the best form of FDI requires little competition ...
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Check out our latest videos!

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Friday, November 20, 2015

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Introducing the Make It. MSP. Talent Initiative

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Monday, October 26, 2015
Make It. MSP. is a collaboration involving dozens of companies, cities, universities and nonprofits to retain and attract talented people in our region. Make It. MSP. is how this community is coming together to take action on an issue that is ...
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Brookings Institution: To drive the economy, MSP looks to the dashboard

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Brookings Institution blogs about the new MSP Regional Indicators Dashboard. "Many cities struggle with regional coordination," the blog says. "Leaders in greater Minneapolis-St. Paul made a different bet: Agree on the end game, and regional alignment will follow."

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Regional Partnership Announces MSP Regional Indicators Dashboard

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Tuesday, June 9, 2015
A new MSP Regional Indicators Dashboard will better track our region's economic competitiveness and build a path toward the future. The regional indicators dashboard is a set of shared metrics that will track the region’s overall success ...
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Why is Minneapolis growing almost five times faster than Chicago?

Posted by: GREATER MSP on Tuesday, May 12, 2015
This report from the Metropolitan Planning Council in Chicago offers these takeaways: After analyzing a host of indicators and trends, the key difference is that Minneapolis has maintained a strong economy, far outpacing Chicago and other cities ...
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Introducing the MSP Trade & Investment Plan

Posted by: David Griggs, GREATER MSP on Friday, April 17, 2015
We are entering a time of enormous change and potential economic growth. We are seeing a growth of the middle class outside the US in a way that we have never seen before. Consider that 79% of the world’s economic growth will happen outside ...
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