Fast-growing entrepreneurial businesses and established organizations know they can attract and retain skilled talent because Kansas City, Missouri, delivers today’s in-demand lifestyles – affordability, diverse housing options and a vast array of cultural attractions to accompany desirable career paths offering choice, challenge and competitive compensation.

Unfettered access to talented employees – as well as to customers, suppliers and markets – is enjoyed by businesses in Kansas City’s centrally located, diverse economy, which features industry sectors with particular strategic advantages — advanced manufacturing, the arts, design and engineering, health sciences and services, nonprofit management and information technology.

Top 5 Up-and-Coming Tech Hotspots – Livability, 2018 • #2 City for Women in Tech – SmartAsset, 2018 • #2 for High Paying Jobs and Low Cost of Living – CNBC Make It, 2018 • #5 Best Place for Work Life Balance – Business Insider, 2018 • #6 Speculative Construction Growth – REBusinessOnline, 2018

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Projects in Kansas City, Missouri

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Upcoming Events

Fri 20

OHUB x KC-UP 3rd Friday Entrepreneurship Series

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kansas City MO 64018
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Wed 25

LCRA Board Meeting

September 25 @ 9:30 am
Kansas City MO 64105
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Fri 27

TIF Governance, Finance & Audit Subcommittee

September 27 @ 12:00 pm
Kansas City MO 64105
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Mon 30

TIF Affirmative Action/Contract Compliance Subcommittee

September 30 @ 3:30 pm
Kansas City MO 64105
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Oct 09

TIF Commission Board Meeting

October 9 @ 8:30 am
Kansas City MO 64105
United States

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