We need more businesses, more jobs or a new approach to economic development

The way we do business in rural areas is not just a mom and pop model anymore. We’re redefining what a business is and what a job is. That means economic development has to change, too. These videos lay out the Innovative Rural Business Models and Rural Jobs Creation Strategies.
We need more businesses, more jobs or a new approach to economic development
Survey of Rural Challenges 2021
24 mins
Cheap Economic Development
26 mins
Grow Your Own Entrepreneurs - the Innovative Rural Business Models
Craft Entrepreneurs Create Prosperity - works in even the tiniest towns
30 mins
Empty Lot Economic Development
28 mins
Making Entrepreneurship Self-sustaining - Why training isn't the answer
Grow Your Food Business Ecosystem - expand the market for local foods
26 mins
Rural Jobs Creation Strategies