Economic Gateway http://www.sdprairiegateway.org Prairie Gateway News RSS Feed Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:59:48 -0700 en-us The Mindset of a Woman in Business and Women in Leadership http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=13469 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 This seminar is designed to acknowledge, inspire, and cultivate the leadership and entrepreneurial potential of women. The seminar offers participants a chance to explore common attributes associat... Tech career with no student debt? http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12860 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Did you know the average 2016 graduate has over $37,000 in student debt? Many people don’t think the education is worth the cost. What about getting trained in a tech career, and no stude... Know about perpetuity and absolute privacy? http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12861 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Then you know about South Dakota. Internationally, its trust laws are recognized by financial service firms. The state holds $28 trillion in bank assets. That’s a lot of money, in fact more t... 'Business-to-Business Speed-Dating': Investing in International Trade http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=13273 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Fri, 18 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 Business-to-business speed-dating. That’s how Rock Nelson, director of the South Dakota International Trade Center, in Sioux Falls, S.D., describes his participation in Centrallia, a three-day b... 2016-2017 Business Start-Up Packet just released online! http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=13274 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Fri, 18 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 Starting a new business can be overwhelming. The Governor’s Office of Economic Development, with the assistance of several other agencies, has updated the latest version of the Business Sta... Certified Ready Sites: The Future of Development http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=13275 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Fri, 18 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 As so many South Dakota communities have now had their development land awarded the title of “Certified Ready Site”, I wanted to talk a little bit about what that means and how you can tur... Northern South Dakota farmer goes all-in for strip till http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=13276 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Fri, 18 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 Aberdeen area farmer Terry Cutler sold his combine, but he said he won’t miss the harvest work. His neighbor will do that for him this fall. In return, Cutler will strip till all their fields... Dakota Diners: Ward's in De Smet has a legacy of service, commitment http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=13277 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Fri, 18 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 We're hitting the road again this month looking for small town eateries that you have told us we need to check out. Our first stop time town around is in the community of De Smet and a second g... Tulare restaurant offers farm-to-fork food http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=13278 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Fri, 18 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 Marie Kimlicka says everyone knows two things: • The heart of a small town is its café. • And farmers’ wives are the best cooks and bakers. She’s melded those two... Madison, S.D. man carries on agricultural aviation dream http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=13279 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Fri, 18 Aug 0800 15:01:57 -0800 Morris Riggin has always been fascinated by the speed and solitude of an agricultural pilot’s job — flying 10 feet off the ground at speeds between 90 and 160 mph while spraying chemicals ... Low taxes, high quality of life? http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12586 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Fri, 18 Aug 4400 15:01:48 -0800 Is there a direct correlation? Many citizens were certainly say yes on April 15. Businesses too are seeking out tax-friendly states during the current, difficult economic times. South Dakota has $0... Cutting-edge healthcare for children http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12585 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There’s nothing sadder than a sick child. It seems so unfair, especially when the illness is severe. Major health research conducted at respected hospitals around the country is finding cures. ... What’s in it for me? http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12584 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 That’s what every savvy business owner needs to ask. It’s a competitive marketplace and a tough economic climate. Any incentives help. So ask away! The South Dakota Prairie Gateway has ... Can you train your workforce online? http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12583 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In states like South Dakota, travel can be a major deterrent for workers who want to get the training they need to upgrade their skills. But that hasn’t stopped the Training Place, which offers ... Walleye and perch and pheasants http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12389 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If you’re a hunter or fisherman, the Glacial Lakes region is the perfect spot for a vacation. It is well stocked for pheasant shooting and catching walleye and perch. But what does the re... Sprucing up Sisseton for its Quasquicentennial http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12582 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Sisseton, South Dakota was incorporated on April 15, 1892, which means the charming town on the northern edge of the Coteau des Prairies is now 125 years old. The town will celebrate this importan... Want a business and a life? http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12388 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It’s a serious dream for business owners and their workers. Getting on the treadmill of work, eat, sleep has no charm for anyone, whether they own the company or labor there. That’s... Welding a better future http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12387 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Is your goal to work as a welder? Now’s your time! The Welding and Manufacturing program, part of South Dakota Wins, is working hard to train people to fill the welder shortage that is a major c... When a business wants SD data http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12386 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 How does a company outside the area figure out if South Dakota is a good spot to put down roots? Getting several hundred thousand search results on Google isn’t helpful. It’s pertinent dat... Huntin’ and shootin’, naturals for the Badlands http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=11836 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Badlands conjure up thoughts of Wild West posses and strong, silent types armed and ready for anything. Firearm companies are a natural match for the wide-open spaces of South Dakota. Says Irv ... Cutting edge research in the biosciences http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=11835 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Did you know that South Dakota is a major player in the bioscience field? According to David Ure, CEO of Inanovate, which is headquartered in Sioux Falls, the area is accessible, and filled with world... BIO Presents Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) Legislator of the Year Award http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=12299 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) presented Senator John Thune (R-S.D.) its Industrial & Environmental Section Legislator of the Year Award. The award recognizes Senator Thune’... Shooting, Hunting and Outdoors in South Dakota http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=10384 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 South Dakota is an outdoor paradise for sportsmen and businessmen alike. We have a knowledgeable workforce that embraces firearm-friendly attitudes and pro-outdoor views, an established firearms clust... FEATURE STORY: Cleaning up the range http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=10385 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Dakota Tschetter and his brother, Lance, didn’t have the idea of shooting range reclamation in their strategic plan, but when the opportunity was presented, as young entrepreneurs, the Tschetter... Retirees Moving to Mountain and Pacific West http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=10386 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 South Dakota narrowly overtakes Oregon, which held the top spot for the previous three years, as the nation’s “Top Moving Destination.” This is the first time South Dakota has held t...