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State community colleges are at the center of solving regional workforce development challenges across the United States.  Community colleges are affordable public colleges, funded by tax dollars. The highest degree available at a community college is usually an associate degree, which takes full-time students about two years to complete.  Most importantly, community colleges are successful […]

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Chasing megaprojects is the headline of 2022.  EV and computer chip factories offer billion-dollar investments and Governors across the nation are spending billions of dollars to lure these companies to their states.  Movie junkies who will remember a young Robert Redford in the 1972 movie “The Candidate” starring as an unlikely and then successful candidate […]

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Housing is joining workforce development to become a major corporate site location issue.  Growing regions like Central Ohio are developing 2.5 jobs for every 1 residential permit creating a housing shortage.  Regions not growing are failing to develop substantial residential growth.  Finally, rural regions are losing population at an alarming rate and desperately need new […]

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Montrose Group, LLC is proud of our client Accenture who produced The Blueprint for Ohio’s Economic Future which is a comprehensive report that focuses on the key areas for economic growth and improvement for the state of Ohio.  Based on the findings and recommendations in the Blueprint, the Ohio Chamber will leverage the report to provide […]

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The 2022 Ohio General Election saw Republicans cement the state as a GOP stronghold. While Democrats were able to limit electoral loses at both the congressional and state legislature level including in Michigan and Pennsylvania, Ohio’s GOP made a clean sweep of all the Ohio Statewide offices including the highly contested U.S. Senate race and […]

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Montrose Group is a national economic development and public policy consulting company that provides corporate site location, economic development planning and lobbying services. The Montrose Group in 2022 is providing a series of free economic development and public policy professional development events. Please join the Montrose Group for a free webinar on Friday, November 4, […]

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