Montana’s Zoom Towns: Is Outdoor Recreation Access The New Gold Rush? TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2020 AT 11 AM MST – 12 PM MST
November 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Our Topic: Covid 19 has accelerated the “zoom town” phenomenon. Now that technology enables businesses and workers to work where they want to live, quality access to outdoor recreation can tip the scales in recruiting and retaining talent, but not without impacts.
Technology is allowing people to work where they want to live.
How quality access outdoor recreation is a competitive advantage to recruiting and retaining business and workers
How a small town/big business uses quality of life and outdoor access close to home as a recruiting tool
What communities can do to prepare and enhance recreation assets–challenges and opportunities.
How we invest in our outdoors as a tool for economic development, and promote the amenity lifestyle as a recruitment tool for attracting business to the state.