Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report

See how the Columbia MSA compares to other regions in this annual report.

Hot Takes, Cool Columbians

A series of short videos featuring Columbia’s young professionals sharing what they love about the region.

Igniting ideas, powering progress.

  • FY21 Annual Report

    In EngenuitySC's FY21 annual report, take a deeper look into our project work and initiatives.

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  • Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report

    The Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report is an annual publication that scores the Columbia MSA and peer regions on five indicators of competitive communities: innovation, talent, entrepreneurial and business environment, livability and industry clusters.

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  • Competitiveness Week

    EngenuitySC’s Midlands Regional Competitiveness Week is an annual celebration of the elements that make our region economically competitive.

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  • Midlands Mayors Forum

    The Midlands Mayors Forum is a collaborative of all the mayors in Richland and Lexington Counties, as well as mayors from Sumter and Camden, S.C.

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  • Midlands Business Leadership Group

    The Midlands Business Leadership Group (MBLG) has stepped up to lead a collaborative effort focused on enhancing regional competitiveness, prosperity and growth in the Midlands, using the Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report as one of multiple tools to chart a path and measure success.

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  • TedxUofSC

    TEDxUofSC highlights our region's biggest and most challenging ideas - shared by those who are bringing them to life. Their "talks", combined with video of TED Talks from the past ten years, spark conversation and connections that spur the Midlands forward.

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  • Champion Columbia: An MBLG Initiative

    New language that anyone can use to describe why the Columbia region is such a cool place to live, learn, work and play.

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  • Innovate Columbia: An MBLG Initiative

    Explore and connect with the wide variety of resources available to entrepreneurs of all types throughout our region.

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