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Webinar Recording – Building Economic Independence: Soft Skill Development

Webinar Recording - Building Economic Independence: Soft Skill Development

On September 15, 2016 IEDC held this webinar titled Building Economic Independence: Soft Skill Development. As a region’s economic landscape shifts, workers change industries and new workers enter the workforce. Though the demand for worker...[more]

Webinar Recording – Securing Capital for Recovery and Redevelopment

Webinar Recording - Securing Capital for Recovery and Redevelopment

On August 25, 2016 IEDC hosted a webinar titled Securing Capital for Recovery and Redevelopment. In 2015, there were 10 weather and climate disaster events with losses exceeding $1 billion each across the United States. Rebuilding and redev...[more]

Presentations from South Carolina Resilience Workshops

Presentations from South Carolina Resilience Workshops

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and the NADO Research Foundation hosted three economic resilience training workshops throughout South Carolina May 16-19, 2016. Designed to support communities and regions impacted b...[more]

Business Continuity and Preparedness Toolkits

Business Continuity and Preparedness Toolkits

The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) provides two free useful tools for small businesses, one focused on business continuity, the other on business preparedness. Having both an emergency preparedness and response pl...[more]

EDA Austin Region Needs Assessment Memo – An Overview of Community and Regional Needs

EDA Austin Region Needs Assessment Memo - An Overview of Community and Regional Needs

This EDA Austin Region needs assessment memo was conducted to assist the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) to develop a deeper understanding of communities’ and regions’ needs related to preparedness and post-disaster econ...[more]



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