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Crowe Horwath: The Implications of Healthcare Reform for Employers

David S. Horvath, CPA, Director, Crowe Horwath (12/29/2010)

Employers can take steps now to prepare for the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. More
Economics/ Government Policy >>

The Future of U.S. Manufacturing

Josh P. Cole, Principal, Manufacturing and Distribution Performance, Crowe Horwath (Feb/Mar 10)

A recent survey by Crowe Horwath LLP and IndustryWeek Custom Research reveals that U.S. manufacturers are looking to the future with a mix of optimism and caution. More
Top States for Business >>

States Recognize Need for Workforce Development Programs

Dean J. Uminski, CEcD, Principal, Crowe Horwath (Q3 2014)

Companies looking to expand their manufacturing operations are likely to consider states with well-trained workforces. More
Government Policy / Business Climate >>

Looking Beyond the Numbers When Assessing a Community

Dean J. Uminski, CEcD, Principal, Crowe Horwath (Q2 2014)

Those charged with the location decision should look for tangible evidence that the communities they are considering are taking an integrated approach to community development. More
Corporate Exec Survey Results >>

Corporate Executive Survey Commentary: Easy Customer Access Still Important

Dean J. Uminski, CEcD, Principal, Crowe Horwath (Q1 2014)

Besides a highly skilled work force, companies want a transportation nexus the will allow them easy shipping access to their customers within one day’s drive. More
Site Selection >>

A Step-by-Step Guide to a More Strategic Site Selection Approach

Dean J. Uminski, CEcD, Principal, Crowe Horwath (Directory 2013)

At every step in the process of choosing a site or facility — including specific objectives and cost comparisons — care must be taken to verify that the effort is aligned with the business’ long-term goals. More
Annual Reports >>

23rd Annual Corporate Survey Analysis by Dean J. Uminski

Dean J. Uminski, CEcD, Principal, Crowe Horwath (Dec/Jan 09)

This year's survey results appear to show early reactions to one major trend - the slowing economy. Surprisingly, the results also suggest respondents are not yet consistently focused during location searches on another major trend - climbing transportation costs. More
Taxes / Incentives >>

How to Play the Incentives Game

Dean J. Uminski, CEcD, Principal, Crowe Horwath (Feb/Mar 08)

Through successful incentives negotiation and fulfillment of job-creation and investment commitments, a company and the community where it locates can both come out winners. More
Taxes / Incentives >>

Taxes and Incentives: Getting the Full Benefit of Government Funding

Joseph Calvanico, National Director for Property Tax and Valuation Services, Crowe Horwath (March 2011)

As states and municipalities face budget shortfalls, companies must commit more resources to securing tax exemptions and financial incentives - but the potential benefits are too large to ignore. More
Taxes / Incentives >>

Tax Incentives Make Sustainability More Rewarding

Howard M. Wagner, CPA, Scott Tarney, Crowe Horwath LLP (4-28-2009)

Businesses should review their sustainability initiatives to take full advantage of the many incentives now available at the federal, state, and local levels. More
U.S. Manufacturers Attempting to Upskill Their Workforces
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Developing Loyalty Among a Millennial Workforce
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Technological Innovation Essential to U.S. Manufacturing Growth
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Which Countries Have Lowest Business Costs?
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Ideas for Industry Innovation Ecosystems Put Into Play
Craig Giffi, Deloitte LLP
Michelle Drew Rodriguez, Deloitte Services LP
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