Oklahoma has Project Boomerang to recruit a select group to return to their home state. “If you’re a former Oklahoman living out of state and you are a skilled, knowledge-based professional, check the boxes below…”, it states on one call for the return of members of their creative class. Looking at their “Reasons to Come Back” page, it seems they have some of the components of a quality of place that we have in abundance in the Hickman County and Nashville, Tennessee MSA.
… it’s probably here somewhere
Daryl Phillips, CEcD, EDFP
I work as an economic developer consulting with communities and companies developing locations, building communities and identifying and developing workforce. However, my opinions on this blog are free and my own, as is the blog itself.
I am a member of International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, Tennessee Economic Development Council and International Council of Shopping Centers.
I have earned over 20 years experience in economic and workforce development. I have earned and maintain the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) from International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification from National Development Council. I have earned a Master of Business Administration from Tennessee Technological University.
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