A framework was created to
assist institutions and their partners in identifying economic
development contributions and understanding how to connect to a
institutions are adding “economic development” leadership
No longer primarily focused
on areas of workforce development and innovation.
Colleges and universities
often have large real estate holdings.
communities that do not have a local institution can partner with
and benefit from regional entities.
These two organizations came
up with a definition of economic development for higher ed that
highlights three key areas:
Talent – Cradle-to-Grave
Human Capital and Talent Development
Innovation – Research,
Creative Works, Problem-Solving, and Entrepreneurship
Place – Community-Connected
Institutions and Stewardship for Vibrant Communities
About the Podcast
Explore topics related to transformational community leadership including economic development, non-profit engagement, organizational management, and policy development. It's a candid conversation with veterans of the economic development profession along with inspiring interviews of today's thought leaders.