Business Facilities July/August 2010 : Page 24

Best Education Climate 1. VERMONT 2. UTAH 3. KANSAS 4. NEW HAMPSHIRE 5. NEBRASKA 6. VIRGINIA 7. IOWA 8. MICHIGAN 9. CONNECTICUT 10. NEW JERSEY development, education and energy. Utah was recognized by The Pew Center on the States as the “Best Managed State in the Nation.” The state was cited for stability and pre-dictability in spending, tax policy and a business friendly climate. All things considered, Utah is without a doubt living up to its nick-name: The Beehive State. TRAINING TODAY’S WORKERS Tax credits and similar traditional incentives often are the first tool in the box that is put to use in sealing the deal for a relocation or new facil-ity. However, many states now recog-nize that providing targeted work-force training potentially is the most Ready to grow? 40-acre pad-ready site is ready to go-just one of the great options in the dynamic 880-acre Business Park South in Clarksville, Tennessee. A talented workforce, robust manufacturing base, plus thriving retail and a superb quality of life have made us the nation’s 9th fastest growing city. Come grow with us; you’re ready and so are we. 931-245-4334 | #1907 at 24 JULY/AUGUST 2010

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