The headlines are dreary but parts of the country actually are reporting upticks in demand for IT products and services.
I know. Sounds crazy. What with more than a few on Wall Street ready to contemplate ritual hara-kiri as the economy goes from bad to worse, this sounds implausible. But paging through the Federal Reserve's district-by-district review of current economic conditions, a couple of counterintuitive nuggets suggest that there remain pockets of strength. Consider the following:
IT companies serving the districts around Kansas City and Minneapolis describe conditions as "stable to up."
The Minneapolis region particularly … Read more