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With low costs, a friendly business climate and world-class urban amenities, the Crescent City could emerge as a real player, aided by the growing prominence of research and development around Tulane University.
November 18, 2011 | Read Story »
Once again, New Orleans made an appearance at the top of several rankings.
November 16, 2011 | Read Story »
Headlight, LLC conducted an analysis of employment trends from June to September 2011 to identify the U.S. metros that experienced the… Read More »
November 8, 2011 | Read Story »
States were ranked in each of the 12 site selection categories based on the number of times they were named as a “top-5” choice by the responding consultants.
October 21, 2011 | Read Story »
New Orleans tops the list with a surge in entrepreneurial activity in recent years.
October 6, 2011 | Read Story »
Employment services firm ManpowerGroup has surveyed more than 18,000 employers in 100 metropolitan areas to find out who’s hiring, who’s firing and who plans to maintain their current staff levels in the fourth quarter of 2011.
September 13, 2011 | Read Story »
Louisiana took home the following rankings: #1 – Incentive Program; #3 – States Leading in Economic Recovery; #4 – Overall Business Environment; #5 – Overall Labor Climate, Labor Costs; #6 – State for Doing Business
September 7, 2011 | Read Story »
Businesses per person in 2008: 0.92; in 2010: 0.97. Unemployment rate: 7.6 percent. Even last year’s Gulf oil spill hasn’t dampened the state’s booming energy sector.
August 30, 2011 | Read Story »