Our completed work

State Roundtables
By taking part in discussions with state leaders, Praxis contributed to strategies that lead to job growth progress.
Sharing the thoughts of leading economic development minds.
Four Corners Region Economic Strategy
Four counties in California worked with Praxis to strengthen the regionís reputation as a center of economic development
Valley Prosperity Partnership
By facilitating discussions between regional leaders in a private-sector led regional initiative, Praxis helped regional leaders build connections acr
Matching education with demands of the workforce.
A study on the regionís workforce needs helped guide educational curriculums to meet the growing demands of emerging industries.
Enterprising Cities
A Praxis report for the U.S. Chamber Foundation highlighted seven cities across the nation that are embracing innovative new economic growth initiativ
Greater Fargo-Moorhead Regional Workforce Action Plan
Leading 4 committees of the Regional Workforce Collaboration of the Greater FM metro to develop short-term implementation steps and longer-term srateg
Enterprising States
Enterprising States leads the discussion on state job growth policies and programs in infrastructure, workforce, entrepreneurship and business climate
Clues From the Past: The Midwest as an Aspirational Region
History reveals a blueprint for continued growth in the Midwest, based on strengths of the Great Lakes region.
Economic Alliance of Northern Santa Barbara County
The Economic Alliance is creating growth and building a high performance community in California.
Deschutes Economic Alliance
Developing a roadmap for regional transformation and economic vitality in Central Oregon.
Growing Wisconsin
Wisconsin has been working to improve its business climate and community attractiveness. Praxis developed a set of action steps to support these effor
Red River Valley Research Corridor
The Red River Valley Research Corridor is an initiative designed to build world-class research centers in Fargo and Grand Forks, ND.
Regional Defense Diversification Project
Economic Diversification Project provides a set of action steps to support the development of emerging business opportunities in Montana.
Growing a Future of Sustainable Development
Salinas, California, identified vital steps to improve the regionís economy, including urban revitalization and agriculture innovation.
A Great Geography for Unsettling Times
Ontario, California, had the potential to become a high-performance community and needed a set of strategies to reach its economic development goals.
Building a High Performance Region
A team of community leaders in Wenatchee Valley, Washington, set out to develop economic initiatives that would move the region forward.
Opportunity Urbanism
Using Houston as a model city, Opportunity Urbanism shows similar cities how they can increase their global presence.
San Carlos Apache Tribe Community Strategy
The plan covers the varying needs of the reservation including strengths and weaknesses analysis, a re-inventing of the mission and new measurable and