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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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Improve Your HR IQ

July 5, 2019

Discover five common HR related challenges that businesses may experience and strategies to avoid those pitfalls

Country's Largest Skatepark to Open This Fall in DSM USA

July 3, 2019

Downtown Des Moines' largest skatepark, Lauridsen Skatepark, will open in the fall of 2019 with a Spectator Park.

DSM USA: A Model for the Future of K12 Education

July 2, 2019

Ian Coon shares success of Waukee APEX and Des Moines Public Schools' Central Campus.

Join Us for a Cultural Exploration Trip to Panama

July 1, 2019

Learn about international trade through the Greater Des Moines Partnership's Cultural Exploration Trip to Panama

Episode 28: WorkHound Helps People Love the Work They Do

June 28, 2019

Max Farrell and Andrew Kirpalani talk about starting WorkHound and the startup lessons they learned along the way.

Have you Optimized your Online Presence?

June 28, 2019

The Small Business Administration (SBA) offers search engine optimization advice to advance your online presence

Data Centers Creating Waves in the Heartland

June 27, 2019

Tech giants select Greater Des Moines (DSM) based on eight key factors.

Education in Iowa: Van Meter Vision & EDGE Pledge

June 26, 2019

The Van Meter School District aims to give K-12 students real-world project-based opportunities.

Time Is Money: Asking For Help Is Worth Its Weight In Gold

June 26, 2019

Time ReDesigned Founder Jobi Lawrence, Ed.D. discusses the benefits of building a network.

Who Said There Is No Such Thing as A Free Lunch

June 25, 2019

Check out the food trucks and vendors as well as live music at the Out to Lunch series in Downtown DSM