18 10, 2016

Education and Utah’s Economy

By |2017-03-07T15:06:35-07:00October 18th, 2016|Blog, Economic Development, Jobs and Growth, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Policy|0 Comments

UPDATED: November 11, 2016 Now, more than ever, education is the surest path to economic success - not just for individuals, but also the community. Education is a multi-billion dollar enterprise that employs more than 148,000 Utahns directly and pays millions of dollars in wages and salaries. Just over one in three Utahns attend or [...]

19 08, 2016

Keeping (and Growing) Utah’s Education Seed Corn

By |2017-03-07T15:06:37-07:00August 19th, 2016|Blog, Education, Workforce and Health Care, Policy|0 Comments

Don’t eat the seed corn. This is a simple but sound bit of advice that has been handed down from one wise farmer to the next for many generations. Along the way, sage investors discovered it applies just as well to finance as it does to agriculture. No wonder the phrase, “Don’t eat the seed [...]