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Why Would My Community Want To Attract A Remote Workforce

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Why would my community want to attract a REMOTE WORKFORCE? -- To grow your economy, of course! The coronavirus pandemic has affected U.S. workplaces in many ways, including transitioning many employees to remote work. As some businesses begin to welcome employees back to the office, many remote workers, about two-thirds to be exact, are opting to continue working remotely, according to a GALLUP POLL. Attracting remote workers should now be a priority for all economic developers.

WHY WOULD MY COMMUNITY WANT TO ATTRACT A REMOTE WORKFORCE?

Remote workers can bring many benefits to the communities they choose to live in. Just like any other resident, remote workers spend money on housing, food, entertainment, and other local goods and services, but the benefits don't stop here.

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Why Ohio?

$2.7 BillionBudget Reserve

$2.7 BillionBudget Reserve

Ohio is One of the Top 10 Freight Destinations

Ohio is One of the Top 10 Freight Destinations

No Corporate Income or Profits Tax

No Corporate Income or Profits Tax

Ohio Has the Fourth Largest Interstate Highway System

Ohio Has the Fourth Largest Interstate Highway System

7th Largest Economy in the U.S., 21st Worldwide

7th Largest Economy in the U.S., 21st Worldwide

Ohio Ranks No. 9 in Competitive Labor Environment

Ohio Ranks No. 9 in Competitive Labor Environment

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