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Find resources for economic development professionals in Iowa here.  Use the tags on the right to filter and search for what you need.

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Resource Guide Resource Guide is a quick reference to a broad range of organizations and contacts that provide valuable information and support for business and community development.
Scholarship Program PDI offers a limited number of scholarships to members to provide educational opportunities to continue their expertise in the field each year.
Spec Building Manual Guide to constructing a speculative building.
Submit News or Blog Article Have news to share? Provide timely industry and professional information to PDI members and others interested in economic development by submitting a news or blog article.
Synchronist and the Best of Iowa BEST of Iowa is a national model for using existing business data collected through a BR&E program to initiate substantive change on a state level.
Tax Increment Financing/Property Tax Abatement Bob Josten, PDI Member and Attorney at the Dorsey Whitney Law Firm has prepared a series of white papers to explain and discuss Tax Increment Financing or "TIF".
The PDI Post Newsletter The PDI Post is the premier e-communication for members and economic development stakeholders in Iowa.
Training Opportunities Information about the Heartland Economic Development Course (HEDC) and "The Partners, the Profession and the Process" workshop.
Workforce Development Resources Access information on all things workforce related, including programs, labor marketing information, wage information, etc.