Building Public Trust through Your Budget
November 21, 2014
As a citizen of a community, do you understand what your local governments provide you, and where they spend the money from the taxes that they collect from you? Citizens have grown increasingly apathetic towards government, and non-trusting of local officials, because they might not understand how the money is spent.
Community Economic Development – Are You Ready To Lead?
November 14, 2014
Is your community thinking about more jobs, more business, revitalizing your downtown? What’s your role in making that happen? Here’s one option: run for local government office.
Social Media and Community Economic Development
November 7, 2014
Start a community conversation about potential economic development with a community FaceBook page or another social media format.
Having Trouble Understanding What the Affordable Care Act Means for Small Business?
October 28, 2014
Do you own or run a small business? Do the changes and news reports about the impact of the 2010 Affordable Care Act have you wondering what it all means for your business? If so, you are not alone.
Diamonds All, Rough or Not...
October 27, 2014
Community jewels come in many forms. They are precious. Have you hidden yours?