Education Possibilities for Economic Development
Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Kayla McDonald, Business Development Manager for Sweetwater Economic Development Coalition, wanted to increase her knowledge of economic development and community building. With a growing population of entrepreneurs and start-ups in the area, she desired to provide them with the resources and assistance they needed in-house. To do so, she has been taking courses through the Oklahoma Economic Development Institute (OEDI), with the ultimate goal being to receive her economic development certification.
The challenge? Where to get the money.
OEDI offers in-person training conferences and online courses. Kayla is taking classes online but also attended a training in April. This immersive five-day course...