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Greater Des Moines (DSM) is a vibrant, growing region. Read the latest news, statistics and buzzworthy information about DSM on our blog.

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Here's What to Know About the LOSST Vote on March 5

February 7, 2019

Christine Hensley explains what the Local Option Sales and Services Tax means to the Greater Des Moines region.

The Reasons I Call Des Moines Home (and Why You Should Too)

February 5, 2019

Charlie Lasher describes her transition from living in a small town to being involved in the Des Moines community.

Episode 19: Stop Building and Start Selling

February 1, 2019

Des Moines small business owner discusses startup challenges and how he overcomes them.

The DSM Fellowship Program: Bringing Our Community Together

January 28, 2019

Marisa Anfinson is participating in the DSM Fellowship Program and talks about Des Moines' thriving community.

The Making of a Place: Urbandale's Urban Loop Marks a Strong First Year

January 24, 2019

The Urban Loop has contributed to new infrastructure and development opportunities to Urbandale, Iowa.

Immigrants are Integral to the DSM USA Community

January 22, 2019

Ying Sa immigrated from China and started a CPA firm in Des Moines, Iowa.

I left to chase big ideas. I came back to find Des Moines full of them.

January 17, 2019

Brandan Jenkins has seen success in his advertising career working with big brands and recently returned home to work at Meyocks.

Sustainable Investing is Good Iowa Business

January 15, 2019

How Sustainable Investing is Good for You and is Good Iowa Business

How Global DSM Welcomed My Skills and Helped Me Find a Career

January 14, 2019

Helping foreign-born job-seekers prepare for the American workforce and find adequate job placement

Disaster Loan Assistance Available for Businesses

January 7, 2019

The Small Business Administration (SBA) offers financial support as part of disaster recovery program.