How Leadership Cayuga helps our community

“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy In almost 30 years of running Leadership Cayuga, we have created a large pool of knowledgeable, committed individuals … Continued

Welcome Samantha and Jessica!

We have some new faces at 2 State Street!  We welcome Samantha Frugé and Jessica Wrench to our team at Cayuga Strategic Solutions, the joint venture of the Cayuga County … Continued

Why Claim Your Business on Google?

Last month, we hosted a workshop at 2 State Street in partnership with the Small Business Administration (SBA), Google, Facebook, Square, and Constant Contact that was geared toward showing small … Continued

Workforce development in Cayuga County

During a 2015 tour of Currier Plastics, Auburn High School freshman eye some of the mechanical operations of the several robotic machines at the company’s factory.  (Citizen file photo) The … Continued

Do you want to start your own business?

Two entrepreneurial workshop series will be presented at 2 State Street, Auburn, starting in September:   Simple Steps for Starting Your Business The Auburn SCORE Chapter will conduct the 5 … Continued

Why be a SCORE volunteer?

Written by Nancy Ansteth Did your favorite shop go out of business? Move its location? Why are there so many vacant storefronts in our town? These would be ideal locations … Continued

A Slice of Life in Cayuga County

Friday, May 12, 2017 This week is Economic Development Week (EDW).  Established by the International Economic Development Council, the goal of EDW is to increase awareness for local programs that … Continued

Shop local, Cayuga County

May 8, 2017 This week is Economic Development Week (EDW).  Established by the International Economic Development Council, the goal of EDW is to increase awareness for local programs that create … Continued

How we helped one small Auburn business grow

As the Cayuga Economic Development Agency’s business development specialist, my focus is new business for Cayuga County.  I work to attract new businesses to either expand or relocate here and … Continued

What grants are available to your business?

As someone who provides assistance to startup businesses, I’m often asked about the availability of grants.  My response is always, “it depends”.  This article explains what grants are available to … Continued

It’s time for annual open enrollment

The annual open enrollment period for health insurance is now upon us. New York State of Health is entering its fourth year of facilitating health insurance enrollment on the New … Continued

Nonprofits are economic drivers, too

Nonprofits are charitable organizations that affect every resident of Cayuga County in some way. They provide food, housing, health and counseling services; they fill our souls with music and art … Continued

How We Help Businesses with Exporting

Written by CEDA’s Bruce Sherman. In today’s global business world, it is not just large companies that can increase sales by exporting or shipping their products outside their own borders. … Continued