Monthly Archives: May 2017

Rural America in the Trump Era

Thanks to the excellent website and newsfeed, The Daily Yonder, I recently got acquainted with an equally excellent research paper, “The Economic Status of Rural America in the Trump Era,” by Stephan Goetz, Mark Partridge and Heather Stephens.   There’s … Continue reading

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EntreWorks Spring Tour 2017

Starting next week, I’ve got several upcoming speaking engagements, including: May 10:  Southwest Virginia Economic Forum (Wise VA) June 15: NERETA Job Creation Summit (Scranton, PA) June 19-20:  Association of Defense Communities (Washington, DC) Work engagements will also be taking … Continue reading

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The Food Corridor

I’ll confess to a little fatigue with various shorthand business pitches for companies such “Uber for XXX” or “Amazon for YY.”  (My personal favorite, “Fitbit for Cows,” is an actual business.  Cowlar is a successful company selling livestock sensors to … Continue reading

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