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Recently, the Marin Economic Forum held our annual Forecasting the Future event with a focus on business attraction. Most people associate business attraction as the act of a public entity proactively recruiting companies to locate in their jurisdiction. Those entities may have different interests for businesses to locate there, such as job creation, infrastructure development, or tax revenues. The most visible example of this is when a state like Texas successfully poached San Francisco-based companies,Thursday, January 18, 2024
Marin Economic Forum: Did You Know? MEF is growing a leadership platform through new Partner program
Last year, MEF announced a new“Partner” program that would allow organizations to have more direct engagement with MEF and its work. Partner’s employee representatives will participate in MEF committees, join networking events, and decide which issues MEF prioritizes its work. The program ensures that MEF can continue its role as convener of county leaders focused on the economy. In 2024, there will be several activities around the issues of workforce development and business attraction. Since openingWednesday, December 13, 2023
Work From Home Grows in Marin Prior to the pandemic, Marin County was a leading region for people working from home, with the U.S. Census Bureau reporting a rate of 12.4% in 2019. Fast forward to 2022 and the most recent Census Bureau data shows the figure more than more than doubled to 25.9%. Marin has the second highest rate of people working from home in the State (Trinity County is #1) and almost double to average for California, which is 13.6%. The rate of people working from home will be a keyMonday, November 06, 2023
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