Tourism Planning Toolset
What are the best business hours to keep throughout the year?
Discover where your visitors are from and where they spend their time and money
How do we attract and retain the best talent?
Capture workforce mobility, seasonality, in-demand skills, and more, all in one place
Investment Zone Portal
The investment zone dashboard is essential for guiding informed decision making in investment zones. The financial data that matters is specifically tailored to the 8700 certified investment zones for investors to find their best investment opportunities.
Cost of Living Calculator
Any community is dependent on a workforce to keep it running – from police officers to teachers. However the cost of living (CoL) in some places can be prohibitive, especially if the cost-to-income ratio is too low. When places have a higher CoL and insufficiently high incomes.
Business Transportation Toolset
How will smart transportation infrastructure investment improve our local economy?
Align transportation with short- and long-term economic indicators
Downtown Retail Data Map
In 2019, Downtown Development was the most important Economic Development topic for cities. CDP will create a real-time data map that includes a high-level overview of the current state of downtown retail as well as detailed views by location.
Industrial Vulnerability Barometer
Is my city vulnerable to outside forces? If my city is doing well now, will it continue to thrive in the future? How can we make our city more self-reliant? These are the questions that city leaders have to consider when making long-term decisions.
An innovation district is a geographic area where leading-edge anchor institutions and companies cluster and connect with start-ups, business incubators and accelerators. Does your city has an innovation district?
Downtown Deep Dive
Which retail businesses are most attractive for current and potential residents? Keeping a retail storefront open is hard, especially for local entrepreneurs. CDP supports “keeping it local” with tools to aid in downtown vitality.
Business Marketing Toolset
Local businesses are always looking to understand their customers and how to best market to them. CDP has developed a sophisticated marketing package based on the detailed characteristics of potential customers and members. As a result of an Effective Population Study.
Cost of Doing Business Calculator
Economic development groups attract businesses and investors using a marketing package. This package often includes reporting on demographics, the work force, and cost of living.. While this information is important to business leaders.
Business Growth Tracker
CDP’s measures of economic development will determine which local industries are growing and which will have strong or accelerated growth. We will visualize these measures in a real-time tracker for local and regional businesses of all sizes. The following features will be incorporated: