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Provo-Orem rank number one

Friday, February 22, 2019

According to the Milken Institute, Provo-Orem, Utah, is No. 1 on the 2018 Best-Performing Cities index, maintaining its rank over larger more established “tech metros.” Utah’s business-friendly...
Utah Launches New Program for Tech Grads

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah is rolling out a program to forgive college debt for tech workers who stay and work in the state. Lawmakers...
The Future of Utah’s Global Leadership

Friday, February 15, 2019

GOED leads the way in international diplomacy Utah has built a robust global network based on a solid foundation of diplomacy and protocol. As the state...
Forbes: Utah Second Best State for Business

Friday, January 04, 2019

Utah moves up one place to finish second. Utah’s tech prowess was highlighted this month when German tech giant SAP announced a deal to purchase...
UTAH’S POPULATION IS BOOMING

Monday, December 31, 2018

In the last five years, approximately 100,000 more people have moved into Utah than have moved out of it. When you add natural increase (births...
PerkNow: Student Startup Finds Success

Friday, December 28, 2018

As a new student at Utah Valley University four years ago, Trevor Larson needed to find a way to make some extra cash. But the...
2019 State Business Tax Climate Index

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Executive Summary The Tax Foundation’s State Business Tax Climate Index enables business leaders, government policymakers, and taxpayers to gauge how their states’ tax systems compare. While there are...
Support Small Businesses on Nov. 24 and Beyond

Monday, November 19, 2018

November 24 is Small Business Saturday, a shopping holiday that urges consumers to patronize small and independent businesses rather than online retailers or big box...
Happiest States in America

Monday, November 05, 2018

Happiness comes from a combination of internal and external factors. We can influence it somewhat by approaching situations positively or choosing to spend time with...