San Diego’s Good News of the Week – September 24, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of September 24, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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Advancing San Diego: Preferred Providers of Healthcare Talent

EDC has announced its Preferred Providers of Healthcare Talent, the local programs providing the most effective training to medical assistants, as identified by industry leaders. As part of this Advancing San Diego cohortsmall clinics, doctor’s offices, or healthcare providers can now apply to host Healthcare interns at no cost.

Apply by October 4

WTCSD accepting applications for sixth round of MetroConnect

World Trade Center San Diego is accepting applications for 15 SBA-designated small businesses to participate in year six of its flagship export assistance program, MetroConnect. Presented by JPMorgan Chase and Procopio, the program provides businesses with a $5,000 export assistance grant, access to SystranPRO machine translation software, the chance to win a $25,000 grand prize, and more.

Apply by November 15


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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing

San Diego’s Good News of the Week – September 17, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of September 17, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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San Diego: Life. Changing. turns four!

Join us in celebrating four years of #SDlifechanging! Enter our Instagram contest by Sunday, September 19 for the chance to win one of four life-changing San Diego experiences. Prizes include:

  • Two San Diego Loyal tickets
  • Two San Diego Safari Park tickets
  • $125 Stone Brewing gift card
  • Two Balboa Park explorer passes

Enter to Win by Sunday


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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing

San Diego’s Good News of the Week – September 10, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of September 10, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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WTCSD launches applications for sixth round of MetroConnect

World Trade Center San Diego is accepting applications for 15 SBA-designated small businesses to participate in year six of its flagship export assistance program, MetroConnect. Presented by JPMorgan Chase and Procopio, the program provides businesses with a $5,000 private-sector funded export assistance grant, access to SystranPRO machine translation software, the chance to win a $25,000 grand prize, and more.

Apply by November 15


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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing

San Diego’s Good News of the Week – September 3, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of September 3, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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Innovate78: Life sciences industry focus group

Open exclusively to North County life sciences professionals, join Innovate78‘s September 16 event and other industry leaders to discuss:

  • Talent recruitment and retention
  • Delta variant’s impact on return-to-work
  • Strategies to help employees avoid burnout

Get Details


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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing

San Diego’s Good News of the Week – August 27, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of August 27, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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San Diego’s Quarterly Economic Snapshot: Q2 2021

Every quarter, EDC analyzes key economic indicators that are important to understanding the regional economy through trends in employment, housing, and investment. In Q2 2021: VC in tech skyrockets, office demand jumps, and job growth returns.

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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing

San Diego’s Good News of the Week – August 20, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of August 20, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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Advancing San Diego Spotlight: Benchmark Labs

Through Advancing San Diego, EDC provides San Diego-based small businesses with paid interns in high-demand fields. With the Business cohort underway, we sat down with Carlos Gaitan, CEO and Co-Founder at Benchmark Labs, and with the company’s student interns Oderah Ahiligwo and Jo Christian Arenas to discuss their experience in the program.

Read More


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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing

San Diego’s Good News of the Week – August 13, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of August 13, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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EDC Monthly Report: August 2021

With and through nearly 200 investors, EDC works to maximize San Diego’s prosperity. From talent pipeline development to the newest in our Changing Business Landscape series, here’s what EDC did in July 2021.

Read the Report


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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing

San Diego’s Good News of the Week – August 6, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of August 6, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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Survey: San Diego’s Changing Business Landscape

To identify evolving trends in local business needs and operations, ensuring their ability to grow and thrive in the region, EDC is surveying more than 200 companies in the region’s key industries on a rolling basis throughout 2021 to monitor and report shifts in their priorities and strategies. See past analyses here and share your input with us for future editions.

Take the Survey


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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing

San Diego’s Good News of the Week – July 30, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of July 30, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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Advancing San Diego Company Spotlight: San Diego Loyal

Through Advancing San Diego, EDC provides San Diego-based small businesses with paid interns in high-demand fields. With the business cohort underway, we sat down with Ricardo Campos, VP of Operations and General Manager at San Diego Loyal, and with the soccer team’s student intern Dominique Hernandez to discuss their experience in the program.

Apply Now


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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing

San Diego’s Good News of the Week – July 23, 2021

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ (GNOTW) features a curation of positive headlines from across the San Diego mega-region, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

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For the week of July 23, 2021, here’s what we’re reading:

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EDC Monthly Report: July 2021

With and through nearly 200 investors, EDC works to maximize San Diego’s prosperity. From helping companies secure relief funding to quantifying the impact of AI in the region’s Cybersecurity cluster, here’s what EDC accomplished in June 2021.

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Candela Delucchi
Candela Delucchi

Coordinator, Marketing