WELCOME TO ALEXANDRIA, MN!
The Alexandria, MN region is one of the fastest growing communities in Minnesota. In addition to the strong and diverse local economy featuring manufacturing, healthcare, education, service, retail, and tourism, the region features a quality of life and access to infrastructure that few micropolitan communities (populations of 10,000-50,000) can rival.
Regional Job Opportunities
The Alexandria, MN regional community is home to a wide variety of businesses which creates a diverse job market. To view information on current openings with regional manufacturing and healthcare companies (and other companies), click on the link below.
For more information on Alexandria Technical & Community College's Manufacturing Boot Camp training opportunities in 2013, click on these links: Manufacturing Boot Camp
The Alexandria/Douglas County Area is home to a variety of industry clusters that make up a well-balanced economic environment. The strong local economy in combination with a skilled workforce, attractive natural environment, and exceptional transportation accessibility continues to encourage growth throughout the region.
NEWS & EVENTS
A variety of events available throughout the area.
TOP MICROPOLITAN IN MN
Site Selection Magazine released its "Top Metros and Top Micropolitans" list and Alexandria was listed as the Top Micropolitan in Minnesota, and 6th overall in the nation.
Communities were ranked based upon the number of qualifying significant commercial construction/expansion projects.
Register for a small business training offered at Alexandria Technical & Community College.
The next class offered is Goal Setting and Action Planning on March 24, 2014 from 11:45 - 1:00 pm
Do you feel overworked, over-committed, and overwhelmed? Are you having difficulties managing time and establishing priorities? Maximizing workforce productivity is a “key” to reducing organizational waste and increasing profitability.
This course will focus on understanding the importance of setting goals. Emphasis will be placed on writing measurable goals and developing a written plan for their completion.
See here for more information and to register.
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