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Crisis & Recovery: Exploring Learnings from McKinsey & Company

Posted by: Amanda Taylor on Thursday, April 9, 2020
Greater MSP Region Daily COVID-19 Output Loss

Each week the GREATER MSP Intelligence Team will share our latest insights on the economic impact of COVID-19 on the Greater MSP region. We’re listening, monitoring, and tracking national and global analysis from leading experts and delivering insights about what it means to the Greater MSP regional economy.

This week we’re building on the insights from Audrey Lucas, Managing Partner of the Minneapolis office of McKinsey and Company. In her discussion with Peter this week, Audrey shared important learnings from McKinsey about the economic impact of COVID-19 and how we can be thinking about moving from crisis to recovery.

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Video: Safeguarding Our Lives and Livelihood

Posted by: Zach Jenson on Thursday, April 9, 2020
Audrey Lucas and Peter Frosch

The health and economic effects of COVID-19 are being felt regionally, nationally and globally. Audrey Lucas, GREATER MSP Board Member and Managing Partner at McKinsey & Company, talks with Peter Frosch about what McKinsey is learning about the pandemic in other parts of the world, strategies we might employ here in Minnesota, and why it’s not too early to start thinking about a plan for economic recovery.

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We're Tracking This Week: Real-time Look at Hiring Behavior in the Greater MSP Region

Posted by: Amanda Taylor on Friday, April 3, 2020

Each week the GREATER MSP Intelligence Team will share our latest insights on the economic impact of COVID-19 on the Greater MSP region. We’re listening, monitoring, and tracking data and insights from the global, national, and regional lens. This week we’re monitoring how the number of active job postings are changing in the region.

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Video: Understanding the Paycheck Protection Program

Posted by: Zach Jenson on Friday, April 3, 2020

U.S. Bank Vice Chair Tim Welsh and founder of Salo, Amy Langer discuss the Paycheck Protection Plan with GREATER MSP President & CEO Peter Frosch and urge small businesses to take advantage of this unprecedented program.

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We’re Tracking this Week: Macro Outlook and the Risk to the Greater MSP Region

Posted by: Amanda Taylor on Friday, March 27, 2020
Sunbelt tourist destinations and energy metros stand to be most affected

Each week the GREATER MSP Intelligence Team will share with you our latest insights on the economic impact of COVID-19 on the Greater MSP region. We’re listening, monitoring, and tracking data and insights from a global, national, and regional lens. 

This week we’re focused on what expert economists are reporting on the macro impacts of COVID-19 and translating what that means for the Greater MSP region. Here’s what we know from monitoring Moody’s Analytics, the Brookings Institute, and others.

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Video: Beyond the Press Release with MN DEED Commissioner Steve Grove

Posted by: Zach Jenson on Friday, March 27, 2020
Commission Grove and Peter Frosch

MN DEED Commissioner Steve Grove "sits down" with GREATER MSP President & CEO Peter Frosch to talk about the emerging "Minnesota Model" for responding to the economic challenge posed by COVID-19.

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Mark Your Calendar for Twin Cities Startup Week, Oct 9-16

Posted by: Matt Lewis on Thursday, September 12, 2019

Every October that spirit of innovation shines through during Twin Cities Startup Week. In little more than five years, this celebration of our community has turned into one of the largest startup festivals in the country—championing new ideas and the people who power them.

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Introducing The MSP Economic Pulse

Posted by: Laura McCarthy on Monday, August 26, 2019
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Each month, GREATER MSP will release an overview of key economic indicators for the Greater MSP region. This provides a quick, but comprehensive, snapshot at how the region’s economy is performing. It includes data about employment, unemployment, strength of major industries, wages, and job postings.

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Introducing a Coalition to Ignite Startup Innovation

Posted by: Selena Thor on Thursday, August 8, 2019
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While the Greater MSP region has emerged as the startup capital of the North, partners seek to compete globally by increasing business formation and startup growth.

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Is the Greater MSP Region Future-Ready? A Case for Action.

Posted by: Unknown on Thursday, August 1, 2019
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Since 2014, the GREATER MSP Partnership has measured our performance against 11 peer regions on a range of economic indicators. Not surprisingly, five-year trends from the Regional Indicators Dashboard show that our economy may be reaching the top of its lifecycle.

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