Magnetic Communities Attract People

When traditional economic development efforts disappoint or fail, offering incentives to attract people may be the answer. Why not offer incentives to people who relocate and let them find a job, start a business or work remotely. Communities benefit from workers’ spending no matter where their employers are located. Rather than waiting on new and … Read more

Welcome to the Magnetic Communities Blog

When colleagues and clients ask, “What are magnetic communities?” I tell them that Magnetic Communities focus their economic and community development efforts on attracting and retaining money, not on attracting and retaining jobs. By focusing on strategies that create a positive cash flow, communities prosper. Prosperity allows businesses to grow; residents to improve their quality … Read more