Instead of small towns relying on old industries, they can recapture the creative wealth that has concentrated in major cities.
Before asking "what does this town need to attract more knowledge workers?" You should be asking "what does this town need?
To create a more lively main street, we should encourage opening businesses that are affordable, communal, regularly enjoyable.
There are a number of interesting futuristic city building projects taking this approach, but it's not the best place to start.
For new articles, projects, and investment opportunities, please join our mailing list.