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H&A publishes ExPLoRE 2017 Report

    TO DOWNLOAD THIS COMPLIMENTARY REPORT, CLICK HERE. New York: Hickey & Associates (H&A) published the ExPLoRE 2017 Report, the global leaders in Site Location Strategy, Public Incentives, and Workforce Solutions, today published the ExPLoRE 2017 Report (the “Report”), a data-driven evaluation and ranking of the overall business climate of the world’s largest cities. The report features a Top-100 ranking of the leading cities, along with a breakdown of cities by global region. The ExPLoRE (2017) Report series is defined by H&A’s site selection methodology, the cornerstone of which is Examination of Places and Locations through Research and Evaluation (ExPLoRE)....
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H&A releases latest US Legislative and Incentive Update Spring 2017

  Hickey & Associates (H&A), a global site location, incentive advisory, and workplace solutions firm, has released a new report on public incentives and economic development policies in the United States. The report, H&A Legislative and Incentive Update Spring 2017, is a comprehensive review of new legislation, proposed policies, and regulatory changes dealing with economic development and the overall business environment. With state and local governments active around the country dealing with economic development policy, H&A’s report captures the changes to showcase key factors to understand when evaluating a location decision.  The report, H&A Legislative and Incentive Update Spring 2017, reviews these many changes...
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H&A to Expand Chicago Office

H&A to expand Chicago Office by seeking to bring 25 jobs by 2020 to strengthen data analytics practice Minneapolis, MN, Chicago, IL – Global leaders in site selection, economic development incentives, and labor analytics, Hickey & Associates, announces the expansion of its Chicago office, adding 25 new positions over the next three years. Hickey & Associates (H&A), with strategic locations in key markets around the globe, chose to expand in Chicago to strengthen project support, as well as, leverage local expertise in the emerging field of big-data analytics. By seeking to add 25 team members over the next three years, H&A will...
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David Hickey presents on attracting talent and competitiveness at MICHauto 2017 North American International Auto Show

MICHauto 2017 North American International Auto Show David Hickey, Senior Director of H&A, presented to Michigan state legislators on the competitive environment for talent attraction in the United States as part of the MICHauto 2017 North American International Auto Show. The presentation benchmarked Michigan’s talent and training-related programs against 10 competing automotive states and highlighted the importance of the Michigan Skilled Trades Training Fund(STTF). Hickey stressed the importance of further developing incentive programs to remain competitive in today’s dynamic environment. MICHauto is an initiative of the Detroit Regional Chamber serving as a platform for collaboration on advocacy, awareness of business attraction, and...
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H&A Media Contribution: Strategies for Today’s U.S. Plastics Industry Site Selection

    H&A’s David Hickey, Senior Director, was recently featured in Trade and Industry Development’s Q4 issue. Strategies for Today’s U.S. Plastics Industry Site Selection outlines key factors to consider for plastic industry leaders when analyzing locations. Plastics play a key role in daily life and the plastics industry is integral to the American economy. With a dynamic future, site selection evaluation is becoming more vital to discover the most effective location for industry related companies. Below are highlights of Strategies for Today’s U.S. Plastics Industry Site Selection. To enjoy the full article, please click this link. Energy Costs and Infrastructure A key factor...
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