Economic Gateway http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com EXPAND Greater Springfield News RSS Feed Mon, 11 Dec 2017 03:41:42 -0800 en-us Gain an Edge Through Scientific Innovation http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14972 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Given the right environment, research and technology can advance at an astonishing rate; helping to pave the path for an abundant future. Today, science parks serve as vibrant technology incubators... Clark County group pushing community toward worforce readiness program http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15095 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Members of the Community Improvement Corporation of Clark County said Thursday they plan to push local businesses and schools to take a closer look at a program designed to help communities identify s... Clark County 2nd in Ohio to join job skills program http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=15096 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Clark County has a new tool to evaluate the region’s workforce and potentially lure more employers to the region. The county will roll out an ACT Work Ready program that helps communities ide... Optimize Your Business with Easy-Access Transportation http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14971 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 11 Dec 4400 15:12:37 -0800 How much time does your business regularly waste on suboptimal transportation? Transportation troubles are easy to overlook; however, there is a cost associated with every minute you waste.   ... Unmanned Aircraft and Robotics: The Future is Here http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14586 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Self-driving cars and aerial drones are no longer a science-fiction dream. With advancements in technology growing at an almost exponential rate, unmanned systems and robotics are quickly becoming ... Best of Springfield: See who won in all 32 categories http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14697 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 11 Dec 0400 15:11:51 -0800 More than 30 Clark County businesses have a new award to display in their storefronts after a ceremony honored some of the area’s most popular services and restaurants. The Best of Sprin... Summit will focus on all things food in Clark County http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14695 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 An event focusing on local foods will be held in Springfield again, talking about everything from why bees are important to a downtown marketplace. The fourth annual Local Food Summit was held... Leading the Way in American Made Manufacturing http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14585 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We take pride in purchasing American-made products. There is something special about knowing that you are helping to support your economy with your dollars. By providing a home to industry leaders,... Springfield adoption agency to show off renovations http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14694 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Choosing Hope Adoptions, a faith-based, state-sanctioned adoption agency serving the state of Ohio, has recently finished renovations on its Springfield offices and will be hosting an open house infor... Springfield exhibit displays work of artists with disabilities http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14693 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Their art looks good enough to go on a menu and it’s being served by the Springfield Museum of Art. A group of nine aspiring artists from TAC Industries has its own exhibit, Blue Plate Specia... An Industry Leader Born of Small Beginnings http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14584 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 11 Dec 0000 15:10:56 -0800 At times, it can be difficult to imagine that even big businesses can have small beginnings. However, even industry leaders start as little more than a vision in the mind of their founder. Here in ... New Fisher House will give veteran families place to stay during care http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14689 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 11 Dec 0000 15:10:56 -0800 When a veteran has to stay at a VA hospital, families often have to make tough calls. If the hospital is a far commute, they have to decide whether to pay for a hotel or motel near the hospital or ... CP extends reach into the Ohio Valley, expands sales and marketing presence in Asia http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14688 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) announced a new partnership with Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W) (NYSE: GWR) and Bluegrass Farms of Ohio that will open u... Ohio is emerging as a leader in the biohealth industry http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14687 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Aging societies, global population growth and improved life expectancy are factors increasing the demand for new and innovative health care products and services. And biohealth companies are respondin... Why Big Data Companies Are Building Server Farms in Middle America http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14686 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When Apple Inc. picked a Des Moines, Iowa, suburb for its next high-end data center over the summer, only its sixth in the U.S., it wasn’t playing its typical tech-industry-pioneer role. It was ... Dole: Creating a Healthy Community in More Than One Way http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14583 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There is an inherent truth to the statement that “you are what you eat”. The foods and beverages that you consume provide the building blocks that literally create your body. By con... Navistar: Driving our Economy http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14075 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Large vehicles, like commercial trucks and school buses, literally keep an economy moving. From transporting manufactured products and agricultural commodities, to ensuring that a community’s... Resources to Build a Thriving Community http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14073 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A strong community is built upon a foundation of resources, communication, and collaboration. By working together and sharing resources, a community can reach heights, and accomplish feats, that excee... A Leader in Metalwork Mastery http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14074 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 What makes industry leaders stand out above the others in a highly-competitive market? Industry leaders don’t just perform a job, instead they fully dedicate themselves to mastering their art. ... Opening Eyes to Opportunities in Manufacturing http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14072 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 11 Dec 2400 15:07:53 -0800 What inspires students to select one career path over another? Students’ experiences during their high school and college years are highly influential - potentially altering the course of their ... See How the Communities of Greater Springfield Compare http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=14071 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Statistics are rather difficult to interpret if you lack a benchmark with which to compare them. We use comparison to better understand many areas of our lives. From falling in the top ten percent ... Community Profiles Offer Valuable Information with Visual Appeal http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=13489 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Humans are highly visual beings. Images tend to catch our eyes far more quickly than boring blocks of text. From well-formatted resumes and informative infographics, to social media profile dashboa... Protection to Bring You Peace of Mind http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=13488 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   It is difficult to put a price on peace of mind. From your home or apartment, to your treasured valuables, insurance and protections plans can help you to guard against the unexpected. ... Satisfying Hunger with a Thriving Food Processing Industry http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=13487 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We often confuse our needs with our wants. We may exclaim that we simply need the latest smartphone, or other eye-catching electronic device when, in reality, we could easily go without it. When it... Intern program seeks to attract younger workers to Clark County http://www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources/?item=13533 www.expandgreaterspringfield.com/springfield/news-and-resources Mon, 11 Dec 8000 15:03:55 -0800 Clark County businesses and economic development leaders hope a program developed for college interns will lead to retaining more younger workers throughout their career. Several local students rec...