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Invest Milton Keynes
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  • Invest Milton Keynes is the inward investment agency for Milton Keynes, the fastest growing new city in Britain.
  • Alternative Futures Research was asked to help Invest Milton Keynes in 2006-9 by:
    • Examining the views of national businesses, employees and leading relocation consultants on the appeal of relocating to Milton Keynes, compared to other cities
    • Measuring the experiences of businesses which have relocated to Milton Keynes in the past
    • Comparing users’ views on the Invest Milton Keynes website compared to rival websites.
  • The research programme took the form of a series of surveys, individual depth interviews and web clinics.
  • The research showed:
    • 97% of businesses which have relocated in the past are satisfied with Milton Keynes as a base for their business.
    • The more informed businesses and employees are about Milton Keynes, the more they like it. Those who visit the city emerge with a much enhanced view of it.
    • Property consultants consider the Invest Milton Keynes website to be superior to
      that of rival cities.

“This research programme helped to shape our strategy and position Milton Keynes
to appeal even more strongly to business. It has undoubtedly contributed
to the successful growth of Milton Keynes.”
Grant Seeley | Director of Inward Investment, Invest Milton Keynes

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