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Minnesota second in the nation in young adult 'opportunity index'

Minnesota scored second in the nation for opportunities for young people in a study released Monday by the Opportunity Nation. Time Magazine found the survey’s overall conclusions are rather...

October 21, 2013


3M Invests In Another Israeli Firm

3M’s investment arm has purchased a minority stake in Takadu, a tech company that uses algorithms to identify problems in water systems.

October 16, 2013

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak

Mayor Rybak Calls For Intense Study Of Southwest LRT Options During 90-Day Delay

“If we spend 90 days just thinking about stuff, this will be a failure.”

October 16, 2013

Positions with highest expected salary bumps

MN’s White-Collar Salaries Expected To Outpace U.S.

According to staffing firm Robert Half, the technology industry will see the biggest gains in professional salaries, followed by accounting and finance, and creative and marketing jobs.

October 15, 2013

St. Paul

Dakotas Top MN For 4-Yr. GDP, Population Growth

While Minnesota ranked only 25th based on a combination of its GDP and population growth over the last four years, it appears to be improving.

October 15, 2013

U.S. Capitol

Is The Medical Device Tax On Life Support?

Minnesota companies are closely watching ongoing deal discussions in Washington, D.C.

October 15, 2013

Anna Pallangyo

Land O’ Lakes Helps Empower Women In Sub-Saharan Africa To Develop Business Skills

African governments and a wide range of aid organizations are also working to empower women farmers.

October 10, 2013

Affected States

MN Among Least-Affected States During Shutdown

Although a large group of federal employees in Minnesota may be laid off in the coming weeks, a recent report said Minnesota is the fourth-least affected state by the government shutdown.

October 08, 2013

jerry mattys

Tactile Medical Provides A Healing Touch

Tactile Medical of Minneapolis is confident its ACTitouch brace is a game-changer in the wound-care category.

October 01, 2013

US Capitol

Shutdown Has Direct, But Limited, Effect On MN

So far, the effect of the government shutdown has primarily been limited to federal workers turned away from their jobs, but if the government stays in the dark much longer, federal funding limitations may broaden the impact.

October 01, 2013

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