This edition of our magazine features the annual Best of Business Awards honorees for 2020. Our readers cast their votes to decide which companies in Northwest and Northcentral Indiana deserved recognition across 51 award categories.
Elaine Bedel writes about her new role as secretary and CEO of the Indiana Destination Development Corp. She most recently led the Indiana Economic Development Corp.
During the past decade, Indiana has worked diligently to create the best environment in the nation for doing business, and the results speak for themselves.
Region more than place to pass through on the way to other places, and a group of like-minded people want to make sure others come to this same epiphany.
The faculties at our Region’s colleges and universities are deeply committed to engaging students in their work.
Mark Van Fleet, managing partner at Converge Ventures, comments on how Northwest Indiana businesses should take advantage of global opportunities.
Region’s infrastructure experts focused on future The TV shows make it look so easy to “do it yourself.” No matter your generation, whether it is today’s Chip and Joanna Ganes or yesterday’s Bob and Norm from “This Old House,” they make it look easy to DIY. All you need is a little gumption, a saw, […]
Working together to build 21st-century workforce will fuel innovation, diversity, talent There’s an African proverb, “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” As Indiana works to fill more than 1 million jobs during the next decade, attracting, developing and connecting talent for a 21st-century workforce has […]
Regardless of industry, all organizations need people Without people, no business would exist. Ultimately, people are the consumers of every product and service, including the most obscure technology. Even in business-to-business sales, people make decisions about what to purchase and when. All successful companies revolve around human needs and the humans who deliver the products […]
Seeds of entrepreneurship can be planted early but might not include a college education It’s 10:30 p.m., and I’m exhausted. When I try to sleep, I find myself thinking about the next day’s commute into downtown Chicago. Every day I wondered why I spent so much time and money to earn a college degree—so that […]