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Greater Minnesota Rising – Final Report

Since my last post in August, Greater Minnesota Rising has concluded its research and produced it's Final Report! I am extremely proud of the time and effort put in by all those involved in the research, and development of Greater Minnesota Rising.  Going forward, our team hopes that the recommendations developed in partnership with community stakeholders and…
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Greater Minnesota Rising – Engaging Tomorrow’s Leaders

A colleague and partner of mine, Chet Bodin, on the Greater Minnesota Rising project posted this informative post on The Center for Small Town's blog called Workforce Development: Engaging Tomorrow's Leaders in the Challenges of Today. Below is a brief excerpt: "That’s one of the questions being asked by Greater Minnesota Rising (GMR), a research…
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What is evaluation and why am I interested in it?

Four years ago I entered into a degree program with a focus on policy making. My interest was largely on campaigns, politics, and determining what decisions were being made that might impact the public.  I have had experience researching and developing cases in policy debate, working in state legislature, and helping support campaigns through lobbying. In…
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