Reports|Future Of WorkReport: Rural America’s tech employment landscape
What is the state of tech employment in rural communities? What are rural employers looking for in a tech workforce? These are two of the questions that fueled our year-long research endeavor funded by the Ascendium Education Group.
We travel to the Berkshires in Massachusetts, for the seventh installment of our “Portraits of a community” series, which shines a light on the people who make up the unique ecosystems within the Rural Innovation Network.
This event, held on Feb. 17, 2022, includes a discussion of research about trends and factors affecting rural economic development, as well as a conversation about strategies some communities have employed to find success.
A case study from the Center on Rural Innovation and Rural Innovation Strategies, Inc., created through funding from the U.S. Economic Development Administration.