Archive for the tag 'economy'

May 12 2010

The First Step to Fixing a Problem is to Admit you have a Problem

Published by Admin - Rick under Missoula

Today the Missoulian reported about research into the state of the  economic development climate in Missoula.   This is a brutally honest report on trying to start a business in Missoula.  It states that Missoula is “woefully deficient, dysfunctional, ineffective and without direction or leadership” .  Those are harsh words describing an outsider’s view.  Mayor Engen [...]

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Sep 23 2009

University of Montana – Research = Money, Jobs, Prestige

Published by Admin - Rick under Missoula, Montana

UM brings big dollars for research in to Missoula and Montana in general.  That research trickles down into the economy and creates jobs and new opportunities for the state’s residents.
Here is an interesting article about this from the Montanan – UM’s Magazine about the university.
The Ideas Market
UM research brings money, jobs, innovation to state
By Jacob [...]

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