Economic Gateway http://econdev.orem.org City of Orem, Economic Development News RSS Feed Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:44:11 -0800 en-us 6 reasons why millennials want to quit their jobs http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=16032 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Utah's job market has found immense success in recent years. With low unemployment, hiring is competitive as companies seek to bring in skilled and qualified employees or compete with other local ... The Fastest Growing (and Shrinking) States http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=16031 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Sun, 20 Feb 5200 15:18:59 -0800 The population of the United States increased by 2.2 million people in 2016. Natural growth — the number of births less the number of deaths — accounted for most of the population increase... Help with Growth http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15959 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Sun, 20 Feb 2400 15:18:42 -0800 Start-ups and early stage companies can receive support and assistance from Think Atomic, a business accelerator in Orem. If you want your company to be considered, they will meet with you and conduct... Stuart Johnson, KSL File Photo Report shows 2 Utah cities among top-ranking metros in US http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=16030 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Sun, 20 Feb 2400 15:18:42 -0800 SALT LAKE CITY — Two of Utah's largest cities have been pegged among the top-rated metro areas in the nation, a new report stated. According to the Milken Institute index of best-p... With 4,000 unfilled tech jobs, a new state program at Utah high schools will be ‘an important investment in our future,’ Gov. Herbert tells Silicon Slopes delegates http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=16029 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 These statistics came up repeatedly Friday, on Day Two of the Silicon Slopes Tech Summit. In Utah, there are 4,000 unfilled technology jobs. On average, they pay $81,000 a year. But the state&rs... Get Demographics http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15958 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Relocating a business requires planning and information. It helps to understand the demographics of a population – the number of people, ages, socioeconomic status, education levels and more whe... Making Money http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15385 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Who doesn’t want to make more money? As a business, you need to generate more sales but also grow your profits. MEP can help you to do so. They can help you to create a profit plan, identify wha... New student housing coming to Orem, Provo http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15629 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A 10-story student housing tower is coming west of Interstate 15 in Orem. Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate, a company based in Utah and headquartered in California, is planning to build a c... Wayfair’s Growing http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15384 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Sun, 20 Feb 8000 15:17:00 -0800 “Wayfair you’ve got just what I need”… if their jingle has been stuck in your head it is for good reason. Wayfair is everywhere and they have been growing steady for the past ... The Best- and Worst-Run States in America: A Survey of All 50 http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15628 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In the United States, the federal government is the ultimate legislative authority — wielding the power to regulate commerce, declare war, as well as establish and maintain a currency. Beyond th... Affordable Hosting http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15445 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Bluehost is a direct competitor of companies like GoDaddy and they are located right here in Orem. They are one of the fastest growing companies and top employers in the area, employing everyone from ... Find Your Location http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15382 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Sun, 20 Feb 8400 15:15:39 -0800 How will local zoning impact your business? Are there any parks or transit nearby? Is the area in transition? These are important questions that any business needs to ask prior to leasing or purchasin... Get Your License http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15381 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 You need a business license to do business in Orem but getting one is easy. Utah is known for cutting the red tape and you can handle everything online. Click here to register your business, obtain a ... Here's how an Orem business is restoring memories for families http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15169 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If a picture is worth a thousand words, a memory is priceless, and an Orem-based business is helping families restore theirs through music.  With every note he plays on his great-grandfather&#... Get Listed for Free http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=14922 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Every business can use more exposure and at Orem Economic Development we let you list your business for free. Our website gets a lot of traffic and your business listing can get you exposure to existi... New program helps small business owners in Utah http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15168 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are you a small business in Salt Lake City and feel like you have hit a wall? Annie Davis, Marketing and Research Manager at the Salt Lake City Department of Economic Development, and Clark Cahoon, TC... Looking for Leads? http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=14921 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Sun, 20 Feb 4000 15:13:58 -0800 If you want to relocate your business to Orem or you are here and looking to expand, you may need leads for who you can sell to or partner with. Instead of paying for an expensive list, you can vis... New programs aimed at growing technology and aerospace fields in Utah http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15167 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Sun, 20 Feb 4000 15:13:58 -0800 Over the years, Utah has seen a lot of growth in the technology and aerospace fields. Now there are programs in place to keep that interest growing. It's called Talent Ready Utah. Roberta Rec... AMERICA’S BEST STATES FOR HIGH-TECH http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15166 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 EDUCATION, INCENTIVES AND BROADBAND TAKE THESE TO THE TOP With the high-tech industry at an all-time high for growth, more and more U.S. markets are becoming meccas for both established and emergin... Val Hale: Utah is better and stronger when businesses and government work together http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=15165 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In his 2009 inaugural address, Gov. Gary R. Herbert challenged Utah to create unprecedented partnerships that would lead to unlimited possibilities for the state. Utahns have responded to that chal... Marketing Innovation http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=14920 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We have amazing companies in the City of Orem and Banyan is one of them. As a marketing company, they are leveraging modern tools and innovations to give medical practices a leg up. Through customer r... Move Right In http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=14919 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Sun, 20 Feb 4400 15:12:37 -0800 Are you looking to move your business out of the house or relocating to Utah? You can do so easily and affordably by leasing fully furnished single offices. This means no expensive build-outs or long-... Technology Moving Forward http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=14590 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We love technology in Utah and the state legislature and business leaders are doing what they can to create more tech jobs in the state. If you have an idea or have already launched a tech company, yo... What’s Happening in Your Area http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=14589 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 You may have heard about all the economic development activity happening in Utah but have you ever wondered what that means for a particular area of town? If you are relocating your business, this is ... High-Profile Office Space http://econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events/?item=14588 econdev.orem.org/orem/news-&-events Sun, 20 Feb 0000 15:10:56 -0800 Looking for affordable, yet high-profile office space? Do your clients expect a professional image that your current office space doesn’t provide? If so, visit Vivo Offices at University Place i...