Company Spotlight: ACT

ACT is a mission-driven nonprofit organization. Our insights unlock potential and create solutions for kindergarten–12 education, college, and career readiness. From teachers to students, employers to job seekers, policymakers to researchers, ACT seeks to inform and empower individuals so they can impact change. Every year, our nonprofit organization reaches millions of people in all 50 states and in more than 125 countries worldwide.

Company Spotlight: ACT

ACT is a mission-driven nonprofit organization. Our insights unlock potential and create solutions for kindergarten–12 education, college, and career readiness. From teachers to students, employers to job seekers, policymakers to researchers, ACT seeks to inform and empower individuals so they can impact change. Every year, our nonprofit organization reaches millions of people in all 50 states and in more than 125 countries worldwide.

More than a dozen Fortune 500 companies and more than 25 foreign-based companies operate in the area. Our region attracts employees and employers in a variety of industries including agriculture and food sciences, biotech, educational services, finance and insurance, information technology, manufacturing, transportation and warehousing.

Our area offers an abundance of opportunities for those looking for a rewarding work life balance. And, the affordability, capability, and productivity of our workforce are why companies come, stay and thrive here. Click to learn more about job opportunities in our area.

Iowa’s Creative Corridor, located in America’s heartland, is a special place to live and work, especially for a new businesses. The corridor has a wealth of support to connect entrepreneurial needs with qualified community and state resources including hands-on professional business direction from specialized companies and individuals.

The Iowa City area is strategically located in the center of the largest population region in the state of Iowa, attracting workers from a 60-mile radius. With a population of more than 458,000, and a labor footprint higher than 640,000, Iowa’s Creative Corridor and Iowa City consistently attract knowledge-able workers and skilled professionals.

More than a dozen Fortune 500 companies and more than 25 foreign-based companies operate in the area. Our region attracts employees and employers in a variety of industries including agriculture and food sciences, biotech, educational services, finance and insurance, information technology, manufacturing, transportation and warehousing.

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Our area offers an abundance of opportunities for those looking for a rewarding work life balance. And, the affordability, capability, and productivity of our workforce are why companies come, stay and thrive here. Click to learn more about job opportunities in our area.

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Iowa’s Creative Corridor, located in America’s heartland, is a special place to live and work, especially for a new businesses. The corridor has a wealth of support to connect entrepreneurial needs with qualified community and state resources including hands-on professional business direction from specialized companies and individuals.

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The Iowa City area is strategically located in the center of the largest population region in the state of Iowa, attracting workers from a 60-mile radius. With a population of more than 458,000, and a labor footprint higher than 640,000, Iowa’s Creative Corridor and Iowa City consistently attract knowledge-able workers and skilled professionals.

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