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Utah #6 Top State to Start A Business

October 11 2016 - 11:48 am
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The top ten states to start a small business demonstrated the best startup activity, business survival rate and cost of living, among other factors, according to a study conducted by GOBankingRates, a Los Angeles-based personal finance website. The study examined a new company’s survival rate, which depends primarily on the location. All 50 states were…


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Utah Gets “A” Digital Grade – GovTech Magazine

September 29 2016 - 2:09 pm
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Awarded special recognition by judges for achievements in citizen engagement (including open/transparent operations, online presence, mobile and social media leadership), the Department of Technology Services now provides transparency into IT project performance, reporting that as of June 2016, 210 out of 220 active projects achieved both schedule and budget goals.


Utah tops the list of fastest-growing tech states

August 29 2016 - 9:58 am
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Salt Lake City is frequently cited as a rising tech hub, thanks to a combination of low taxes, local schools funneling skilled workers into the market, suitable infrastructure for business, and a vibrant startup community.


CNBC – Top Places to Start a Business

August 18 2016 - 9:01 am
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In recent ranking, CNBC placed 3 Utah cities in top 20 places in the nation to start a business.


CNBC #1 State for Business

July 26 2016 - 4:05 pm
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With a sweet economy and an industrious workforce, the Beehive State is America’s Top State for Business.


Why Utah Is Poised to Be America’s Next Tech and Creative Hub

July 11 2016 - 11:05 am
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Rather, it’s rugged and rustic Utah, which analysts say could become the next Silicon Valley inside a decade. It is well on its way, clearly. The mountainous corridor anchored by Salt Lake City, Provo and Ogden—which has been dubbed “Silicon Slopes” (so named for its picturesque ski resorts)—is attracting investment from the likes of PayPal…


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Utah #3 in Small Business Lending

June 16 2016 - 8:12 am
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Small businesses create more jobs than any other industry sector. In fact, over half of Americans either own their business or work for a startup, and two of every three jobs made available in the country every year are possible because of small business.


BYU No. 18 Best Undergrad Business School

April 22 2016 - 3:38 pm
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After surveying nearly 30,000 students and recruiters at almost 600 companies, Bloomberg presents the best undergraduate business schools of 2016.


Pew – Utah #2 in Nation for Income Growth

March 10 2016 - 2:23 pm
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Over the past year, personal income in 42 states grew faster than its pace since the end of 2007, accelerating those states’ economic expansions.


SLC #5 & Ogden #6 – Fastest Growing Cities

March 09 2016 - 9:35 am
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Utah’s fastest-growing cities are exhibiting impressive acceleration: Salt Lake City jumped seven spots on our list and Ogden returns to it after falling off in 2015.