Archive for May, 2011


  • Unemployment Continues to Fall in April

    May 31st, 2011 | Featured, Unemployment Rate

     The region continues to see a positive trend for unemployment with rates falling throughout Western Illinois in April. Adams County is ranked 2nd lowest in the state at 6.0% which is 1.4% lower than a year ago. Quincy is 1.5 percentage points lower than a year ago standing at 6.6%.  

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  • A Letter to Site Selectors

    May 12th, 2011 | Featured, News

    Why Quincy? We were recently asked to write a letter on behalf of a local business owner looking to attract more businesses to our area. She wanted us to answer the question, “Why should a business locate in the Quincy area?”. Writing letters like these and creating custom informational packets about the opportunities and benefits available in the Quincy […]

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    Tri-State Global Commerce Network

    May 11th, 2011 | Featured, News

    Networking Opportunity for Individuals & Organizations Interested in Global Commerce As a result of recent discussions with Dan Chevelier of Gardner Denver and John Macdonald of Broadcast Electronics there is currently an effort underway to gauge the level of interest in starting an informal professional organization to exchange ideas, host presentations, and address topics related […]

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