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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
RestoreYourEconomy.org provides resources and best practice information for public and private stakeholders who are seeking to rebuild their local economies after an economic disruption, be it a natural disaster or man-made crisis, as well as assisting the business community in preparing for a disruption.
It is a one-stop shop of disaster preparedness, post-disaster economic recovery, and economic resilience resources, tools, event announcements as well as opportunities to connect with peers through social media groups.