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Survey: MN Businesses Are Hiring, But Where Will They Find Employees?

Results from the latest Quarterly Economic Indicator survey show companies are growing, but it’s gotten even harder to find good talent.

Minnesota is healthiest state for older adults, report says

Minnesota is once again atop a list of the nation’s healthiest states for seniors. For the second year in a row, Minnesota was ranked the healthiest place for older adults, according to the...

May 21, 2014

Who’s Vying For This Year’s Minnesota Cup?

An analysis of the demographics of Minnesota Cup entrants sheds light on where the state’s start-up energy is thriving.

May 20, 2014

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Report: Boat Sales Totaled $555M In MN In 2013

National sales tied to the recreational boating industry increased amid higher demand and the introduction of new products.

May 20, 2014

MN Loses 4,200 Jobs In A "Very Disappointing" April

Only three sectors added jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis in April, with manufacturing being the only real bright spot in Minnesota’s private sector.

May 15, 2014

Twin Cities Rank Among Best Metros For Starting A Career

Among the 150 largest cities in the United States, Minneapolis ranked fifth for starting a career, while St. Paul took the 12th spot on a new list.

May 08, 2014

Two Of Millennials' Favorite Cos. To Work For Are In MN

Mayo Clinic and UnitedHealth Group are among Millennials' top picks for employers.

May 05, 2014

Top states for working mothers

MN Ranked Among Top States For Working Moms

Based on factors like child care costs, parental leave policies, and gender pay gaps, WalletHub compiled a list of the best states to live in for working mothers.

May 05, 2014

Duluth lands high on national ranking of cleanest air quality

Duluth scored high on a new ranking of air quality from the American Lung Association. The annual State of the Air report calculates its rankings from publicly reported measurements of ozone and...

April 30, 2014

7 MN Cos. Among “100 Best Corporate Citizens”

Corporate Responsibility magazine named Ecolab, 3M, General Mills, Mosaic, Target, Hormel, and Medtronic to its 2014 list.

April 29, 2014

Report: Minnesota No. 31 on graduation rate ranking

State officials have recently touted an improving graduation rate in Minnesota, but a new national report says Minnesota’s 78 percent overall graduation rate leaves it in the bottom half...

April 28, 2014

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Quarterly Economic Indicator

Survey: Will Minnesota's Economy Cool This Winter?

Revenue and hiring remain strong among businesses statewide, but finding talent’s harder than ever, while productivity is slipping, and research and development is flat-lining.

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Smart Solutions Survey

Economic Uncertainty Be Damned

Minnesota’s business leaders are tackling their most pressing business challenge head on.

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