Relevant Research & Resources

We've found these articles and resources enormously helpful in shaping TMC's mission and objectives. 


Talent Maker City participates in the study that yielded this new report that looks at investable opportunities in the Creative Economy with the potential to stabilize threatened communities and benefit regions looking to attract and develop quality jobs. Read more...


Recently, the Office of Science and Technology Policy hosted a White House meeting of over 175 organizers of Makerspaces. Passionate and creative organizers shared their ideas for building vibrant and inclusive Maker communities in cities and towns across the country. Read more...


CA's Maker Initiative Spurs Innovation and Workforce Development Across 35 Community Colleges. Read more...


Why the Maker Movement Matters: Part 1, the Tools Revolution

Just like the internet before it, the Maker Movement is revolutionizing manufacturing, with implications for startups and jobs. Read more...