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Applications due Feb. 17 for 406 Labs spring incubator program at Montana State University

All Montana residents and MSU students, faculty, staff and alumni are eligible for the program. 

Video – About Accelerate Montana

Accelerate Montana offers a broad range of programs to benefit businesses and individuals alike – regardless of where you live or work in Montana. In order to meet our mission of accelerating economic potential, we have assembled teams who can support, guide, and consult with you on your business or help guide you in your career.

Montana Archer Wins BIG ( $57,000) in Archery World Series in Las Vegas

It is a sport that relies on physically being able to draw and release the bow. But, it is more of a mental sport than it is physical. As archers tend to battle their brains in an attempt to achieve proper form and steady their aim.

SafetyFestMT will be presented virtually on March 6th-10th, 16th, & 17th. 

This popular event provides education, awareness, and connection to positively impact the safety and health of Montanans in the workplace!

Why Parking Garages Are Pointless

For the past century, the public and private sector appear to have agreed on one thing: the more parking, the better.

Montana ranks in top 15 for domestic migration

New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau shows a population increase of 1.5% totaling 16,003 people who moved to the treasure state.

Great Falls Economic Development Top 10 for 2-5-23

Cost of Living in the Great Falls metro in 2022 was 87.4% of the national average, according to C2ER (Council for Community and Economic Research)

Maryland Could Have a 4-Day Workweek. Will Businesses Take the Opportunity?

A bill introduced in Maryland would create a pilot program to test the four-day workweek. But some Maryland-based CEOs are skeptical.

Gas stove makers have a pollution solution. They’re just not using it

Four decades ago, the gas industry and appliance manufacturers developed a partial solution for this problem. They created a cleaner and more efficient burner. But you can’t buy ranges with those burners because the industry never manufactured those appliances for sale.

The calorie counter – Evolutionary anthropologist Herman Pontzer busts myths about how humans burn calories—and why

“Exercise prevents you from getting sick, but diet is your best tool for weight management.”

Brain-frequency primer accelerates learning and retention

The human brain can be primed to learn more than three times faster, simply by flashing a light at its individual alpha brainwave frequency for 1.5 seconds

TED- The secret to making new friends as an adult – Marisa G. Franco

Making friends as an adult can feel like a baffling obstacle course. Why was it so much easier to connect as kids?

Economic Outlook: More visitors and businesses in Montana’s Dillon and Beaverhead County

Beaverhead County is the largest county in Montana area-wise. It’s more than twice the size of Rhode Island and Delaware and its 5,572 square miles are 69 more than Connecticut has.

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Making the case for Gallatin College

Bozeman leaders continue to press Gov. Gianforte, lawmakers for $38 million for the region’s two-year campus.

Milwaukee County Makes Substantial Progress on Homelessness

In 2022, the county’s point-in-time count of unhoused people reflected just 18 individuals, the lowest in the country.

Anaconda, Montana welcomes job growth and economic boom

“We did all our infrastructure, water, sewer, our streets, our street lights, got rid of the blight, now have a very attractive community that people are wanting to be a part of,”

“Yellowstone” ’s Epic TV Expansionism

The showrunner Taylor Sheridan has been given wide latitude to iterate on the world of the Dutton ranching family, but he’s best when honoring his Western’s melodramatic core.

Tesla Model S breaks winter range record

The Model S – which finished at 530km (329 miles), only 16.40% short of its advertised 634 km WLTP range – is the only vehicle on the list that passed 450 km (280 miles).

Bozeman Landed Hyundai’s New Horizons Studio R&D Center. Now Montana Is On The Hunt For More Manufacturing

Now a consortium of government, academic and business leaders in the state, including the Montana Manufacturing Association under the Montana Chamber of Commerce, has been working for the past few years on a collection of other attractions to draw one specific kind of newcomer to Big Sky Country: manufacturers.

As part of the MarkeTech 2023 conference, keynote speaker Sarah Calhoun of Red Ants Pants will be speaking for the very first time in Nebraska.

As an industry leader in both business and functional fashion, Calhoun will bring her passion for rural communities, working family farms and ranches, and advocating for women in leadership.

It sounds like Google’s getting ready to compete with ChatGPT

Sundar Pichai is promising that you’ll be able to ‘interact directly’ with the company’s language models.

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