EIGERlab: A Home-Grown Engine For Job Growth

In a city where manufacturing is our greatest industry, it’s easy to forget the impact of generating our own jobs and wealth. Step inside Rockford’s EIGERlab, where home-grown entrepreneurialism is the basis for a new economic paradigm

Mrs. Fisher’s Delicious Business

Manufacturing isn’t just about mechanical products. Food processing is big business, especially in our agriculture-rich region, where thousands of employees make it possible to get food from the farm to your table.

How to Start Your Own Enterprise

Have you ever thought about going into business yourself? Whether or not you’re employed, this may be a good time to branch out on your own. Here’s what you need to know about becoming your own job creator.

Genuine Northwest Passions

Meet some of the people whose passions for their work shine through their accomplishments.