“Our first pick is usually a local solution, but it’s so nice to have a quiver of national resources that click into place with local solutions, so thank goodness for CO.STARTERS.” -Brett Brenton, Senior Director of Learning Networks at Forward Cities
Our Economy Measures Success with the Wrong Metrics. Here is How We Should Measure Successful Economic Development
When we invest in local entrepreneurs who are building the social fabric and community health of their region, we soar toward the economy we need and the future we all want.
Developing a strong Connected Age economy depends on fostering homegrown entrepreneurial talent and connecting those entrepreneurs to mentors and other business leaders who are ready to reimagine their community.
“CO.STARTERS isn’t about making a plan to set in stone—it’s much more about giving you the tools you need to make a plan. They’re all necessary tools, the basic building blocks an entrepreneur needs.”
From makers to caterers to campaigns, how our network of small business communities are spreading good things through the virus crisis.