This site provides fresh, unbiased context on what’s happening in Minnesota’s economy.  Most of these stories are also discussed live with John Hines on WCCO-AM, Mondays at 10:35 a.m. and occasionally on KARE-11 TV.

The site is produced by Dale Kurschner, an award-winning financial journalist, speaker and on-air commentator.  Dale currently serves as principal of Kurschner & Associates, a Minneapolis-based business consultancy that protects and enhances brands by integrating perspective and strategy with great communications. He also is a consultant with Minnetonka-based Platinum Group. 

None of the issues or businesses covered through this site are clients of either firms. In the rare instances where one might be, any related content here would clearly state as such.