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Unlock the growth potential of your community!

Get the tools to design a pro-business environment to attract investment and enterprises to your community.

Learn what it takes for existing businesses to expand their operations and explore strategies that amplify business attraction.

This is a core course in our Community Economic Development Training Program (CEDTP). 

course Outcomes 

  • Understand the role of economic development and the importance of implementing a BI&A strategy.
  • Assess community investment readiness, leverage competitive advantages, and build capacity.
  • Develop a comprehensive BI&A strategy, conduct market research, and select appropriate marketing tools.
  • Cultivate relationships with investors and entrepreneurs, identify investment projects, and establish protocols.
  • Navigate site selection and development processes, develop incentives, and ensure post-investment support.
  • Measure economic development outcomes using KPIs and the Logic Model framework.
  • Foster community economic resilience through proactive BI&A strategies and collaboration.
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