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FocusMaine: Making the case for jobs in ‘traded’ sectors

Maine needs more good jobs.

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Charles Lawton: FocusMaine group lays out path to prosperity in next generation

The business leaders and policy experts are ready to pursue three segments they find most promising.

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Private-sector group forms to grow three industries

Maine’s agriculture, aquaculture and biopharma industries will be the focus of a nonpartisan effort to create thousands of high-paying jobs over the next decade.

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MTI provides grants for FocusMaine clusters

The Maine Technology Institute supported the FocusMaine initiative by providing $100,000 in grants …

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Group aims to add 10,000 Maine jobs from sales elsewhere

A new group of Maine business and political leaders wants sales outside the state to support about 10,000 more jobs …

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More than 50 state leaders launch effort to give Maine economy a leg up

Business, academic and civic leaders join forces to launch FocusMaine, targeting job creation in agriculture, aquaculture and biopharmaceuticals …

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Group looks to add 10,000 jobs to Maine’s economy

A big group of business and policy leaders is launching an ambitious plan to add more than 10,000 high-paying jobs to Maine’s economy by 2025 …

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