Utah Economic Incentives Explained

By Vance Checketts

There are multiple parties involved in obtaining economic incentives from the State of Utah when a business is relocating or expanding, but the most important is the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED). As you would expect, economic incentives are usually only granted when there is a significant economic benefit to the state. The majority … Read More

Entrepreneurship at the U

By Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute

Source: Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute || The University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business and Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute provide a top-25 entrepreneurship environment that includes degrees, programs and certificates plus the world’s first on-campus space for residential living, co-working, startup launching and product fabrication — open 24/7 to all U students. In this video, learn how … Read More

Boomtown America: This city’s job market is on fire


Provo, Utah needs no introduction to skiing buffs and the Mormon church. The town is also quickly becoming one of America’s hottest job markets. Jobs in the Provo area grew at the fastest pace of any town in the United States last year. It’s unemployment rate is an enviable 2.7%, nearly half the national average … Read More