Becky McCray has another great article, “2010 Rural Small Business Trends“, on smallbiztrends.com. Read how these 10 trends will affect rural small business this year: (1) Census 2010 (2) Health care reform (3) “Shop local” campaigns grow up and out (4) Infrastructure (5) State budget crunches (6) Broadband gets some attention (7) Baby Boomers are migrating (8) Regional partnerships (9) Business lending tightens (10) Tourism closer to home.
… 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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