Quality of place can play a major role in site location decisions. Nearly two-thirds of business execs said they would be likely to highly likely to consider index scores as a factor in determining finalist communities for a project.
No doubt, STEM workers are in demand. And communities across the nation are focusing more effort to draw workers with skills in STEM (science, engineering, technology and math) disciplines. Having a deep pool of STEM types goes hand in glove with innovation, and that drives expansion and investment across a range of industries, from information technology to [...]