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Connect with Qualified Candidates from the ICR Talent Hub

Nov 16, 2018

Looking for workforce candidates for your open positions? Companies who invest $1,000 or more annually in the Cedar Rapids Metro… Read More

Rural Connectivity's Role in Economic Growth

Nov 16, 2018

​We can’t expect future economic growth in Iowa without connectivity – reliable and fast internet access - in rural communities.… Read More

Election Day is Over - What's Next?

Nov 12, 2018

​The 2018 elections are over. So now what? Our advocacy work begins to rev up! We worked over the summer and through the fall to… Read More

Leadership for Five Seasons Youth Program Changes Teens' Perspective on Cedar Rapids

Sep 26, 2018

​The Leadership for Five Seasons (LFS) Youth program brings together 40 high school juniors from Cedar Rapids metro area high sc… Read More

Immigration Reform is Integral to Solving Our Workforce Shortages

Sep 26, 2018

Immigration policy reform is a topic often regarded as controversial, but is an issue too important to the business community fo… Read More

Celebrating Our Growing Community

Sep 26, 2018

​Existing businesses represent some of our largest potential for economic growth. Business expansion projects can mean building … Read More

OMB Director Mick Mulvaney and Congressman Rod Blum Visit With EA Members

Aug 30, 2018

The Economic Alliance welcomed Congressman Rod Blum and the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, Mick Mulvaney for a… Read More

Make the Voice of the Business Community Heard & Vote on November 6

Aug 30, 2018

Americans will take to the polls on November 6, Election Day. Iowa has some very important races this year, meaning it’s crucial… Read More

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