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Dec 15, 20202020 Progress Report to the Community

Complete Video Recap – Brought to you by the Yellowstone County Economic Recovery Team. Click HERE to watch the FULL video! Short Videos: A Look at the Numbers   Stage One—Coordination and Response Our 2020 Economic Rollercoaster, local numbers, economic impact trends/forecast. Allison Corbyn, Director of New Business Recruitment at Big Sky Economic Development Andy Zoeller, more

8 Tips to Write a Winning Grant Proposal

By:  Dianne Lehm | Director of Community Development   Writing a grant proposal is much like writing a term paper for school.  Each funder will have a set of guidelines to follow.  Responses may only be a couple of pages, but others will require 40 pages or more of narrative on the project. Tip 1: more

Nov 19, 2020Recruiter Toolkit

Are you looking for tools to attract talent into your organization in Billings? Recruiting great talent to join your organization is one of the most important challenges you have. BillingsWorks (powered by Big Sky Economic Development) is here to help. We have created a Recruiter Toolkit full of additional resources that you can utilize to more

Nov 30, 2020Featured: Jacob Troyer, Founder of PageLess

Featured: Billings Founder, Jacob Troyer, easing the common student struggle of finding and purchasing textbooks, e-books, and access codes. Read more about Jacob & PageLess below! | Jacob started his entrepreneurial journey while he was still a student at Rocky Mountain College and working at the library on campus. Jacob had identified that the financial more

Nov 13, 2020Best Practices for Hiring Veterans Workshop Recap

Thanks so much for attending our virtual workshop this morning. I hope the content delivered by our amazing panelists was as valuable. In this challenging time, the effort we all put in toward making our Montana communities “Veteran Ready” will pay off in spades with more veterans and military spouses leading our state’s recovery! Full Video more