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How Libraries Bridge the Employment Gap

Friday, September 14, 2018

Government and community leaders meet in Ohio A five-person panel of Ohio community leaders explored employment issues August 9 during “Libraries Educate Today’s Workforce for Tomorrow’s Careers,”...
Ohio Is Poised to Lead the Way Into the Blockchain Age

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

New law protects firms developing innovative uses for blockchain technology On Aug. 3, Ohio Governor John Kasich signed legislation that will stimulate business investment in blockchain...
Manufacturing helps boost Ohio jobs again

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Ohio’s unemployment rate fell slightly last month, to 4.4 percent from 4.5 percent in February — and once again, manufacturing helped provide the boost. The state’s...
Ohio to develop smart mobility center

Friday, May 18, 2018

Ohio is planning to develop a smart-mobility center to prioritize connected technologies and pave the way for autonomous vehicles in the state, according to an executive...
Make Ohio Home

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

What happens in Ohio impacts the world. This is why companies across the U.S. and the globe aspire to make Ohio home.  
Ohio's Health Tech Industry is Changing Health Care Delivery

Monday, May 14, 2018

A thriving biohealth industry supports health care's tech innovation The growing intersection between health care and information technology is disrupting and revolutionizing the traditional ways of providing health care. Health tech...
Why the JobsOhio Model Works

Friday, May 11, 2018

With a unique business model, JobsOhio operates unlike any other state economic development organization. JobsOhio has a unique business model. Unlike other state economic development organizations, JobsOhio...
Carbon Fiber Poised to Revolutionize Ohio Industries

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Stronger and lighter materials appeal to many industries Technological advances are having a significant impact on industries involved in manufacturing, improving both products and processes. But...
Automotive Supplier Topre Goes Big on Second Expansion

Friday, May 04, 2018

Fast-growing automotive steel supplier will occupy full site Topre America Corp., a U.S. automotive steel parts supplier, is expanding its facility near downtown Springfield, Ohio. In late 2016, Topre...
Community Leader Fly In 2018

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Learn about the Development Coalition Community Leader Fly-In that took place April 16-18. Below is the welcome letter attendees received.  Dear Community Leader: Welcome to our 34th Annual...
Onward Springfield

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

BY MIKE MCDORMAN, PRESIDENT & CEO Our Chamber staff recently read a book by Starbucks founder, and CEO Howard Schultz entitled, “Onward: How Starbucks Fought for...
2017 Annual Report 2018 Strategic Plan

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

State of Ohio Leadership Enabling Economic Development Financial Strength $2 Billion budget reserves as of 6/30/2017 Competitive $5 Billion tax cuts Business Climate $5 Billion rebate to companies for worker...
Automation Impacting the Future of Work

Friday, April 13, 2018

Automation has been impacting work in the United States for over 100 years.  The Kennedy Administration pointed to the impact of automation impacting the manufacturing...
Ohio Advancing Medical Technology

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The Ohio Third Frontier Commission approved $2.1 million to move new technologies out of the lab and into the marketplace. Many of these innovative products...
JobsOhio 2017 Annual Report Highlights Results

Friday, April 06, 2018

We are proud to present the JobsOhio 2017 Annual Report and 2018 Strategic Plan.  This report provides an overview of how JobsOhio executes its mission to drive job creation,...
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