By Janet Ady, President/CEO Ady Advantage

    

Risk mitigation. Regionalism. Rivalry. What do these three megatrends mean for rural economic developers?

 

Well first, let me expand for a moment on the trends. Risk mitigation itself is not a new trend, but the breadth of aspects that it is now being applied to, continues to expand.

 

The antidote to risk Is readiness and alignment.

 

So economic developers would be wise to ready their sites and buildings as much as they can, but to also make sure that their organizational strategy, positioning, and programs are aligned to their vision. (read more)


 

 



Are you looking for that unique strategy that will set you apart from the crowd? Ady Advantage (formerly Ady Voltedge) is a comprehensive and integrated economic development and site selection consulting firm who works nationally with EDOs on business recruitment, retention, strategy, market differentiation and implementation.

 

How can we help you meet your goals? Contact Janet at jady@adyadvantage.com, call 608.663.9218, or connect on LinkedIn

 

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Ady Advantage Services

 

Ady Advantage (formerly Ady Voltedge) is a comprehensive and integrated economic development and site selection consulting firm. Our clients include more than 300 economic development organizations, for which we provide support on the full range of needs, including economic strategy, market differentiation, and implementation. Our corporate services focus on helping manufacturers and other sectors grow their businesses through an integrated solution set that includes various components, including facility expansion.


Our focus on both sides of the economic development equation is unique. It gives us important insight into the perspectives, challenges, needs, and sensitivities of site selectors and economic development organizations alike, bringing added value to both. 

 

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