There are a number of different paths that can be taken in pursuit of measuring competitive advantage for a community or region.
The Following video Presents the core definition of competitive advantage via the 3-Circle model.
Grow Our Region provides an introduction to this concept in the following learning module.
Module 6 of the Grow Our Region Learning Series
This paper defines sustainability as the major growth opportunity for organizations in the 21st century. The first in a series, this paper seeks to engage leaders of organizations around an emerging view of sustainability as a driver of growth and competitiveness.