10 Steps to Start Your Business

Have experience, an idea, or a hobby you love? 10 steps to start your business Starting a business involves planning, making key financial decisions, and completing a series of legal activities. Click on this link to learn about each step […]

Keeping it Local

Sharing an article from the Wall Street Journal SHOP Local A ‘WIN-WIN-WIN’ Decades ago, of course, most tenants of neighborhood shopping centers were locally owned small businesses. But competition from national brands that sold the same goods or services at […]

Region 7E Broadband Conference Video

East Central Broadband Conference Video

Over 100 people attended our East Central Broadband Conference on October 6, 2021 at the Braham Event Center. Couldn’t be there? Watch the video of the conference. Learn about where we are today and where we need to go for […]

Register Today! Broadband Conference October 6, 2021

We need better, affordable access to High-Speed Internet! Help make it happen! East Central Minnesota Broadband Conference October 6, 2021 3:00pm to 4:30pm Braham Event Center 655 8th St. SW, Braham, MN 55006 East Central Minnesota needs more access to […]

East Central Regional Broadband Conference Oct. 6

East Central Minnesota Broadband Conference

A Regional Broadband Conference is being hosted for East Central Minnesota Accelerate! High-Speed Internet, help make it happen! East Central Minnesota Broadband Conference October 6, 2021 3:00pm to 4:30pm Braham Event Center 655 8th St. SW, Braham, MN 55006 East […]

Smart Strategies: Understanding Your Business Finances

Welcome! Smart Strategies: Understanding Your Business Finances is 3 of 3 in a three part training series, Building Stronger Businesses for 2021 and Beyond. Learn smart strategies that make managing a business easier. We will review how to read and […]

Essential Marketing for Today’s Business

Welcome! Essential Marketing for Today’s Business is the 1st of 3 workshops in this training series. It delivers expert insights and guidance to help showcase free and low-cost marketing tools, develop current marketing approaches, create plans that reflect individual business […]

Building Stronger Businesses for 2021 and Beyond

Welcome! BUILDING STRONGER BUSINESSES FOR 2021 AND BEYOND is a three-part training series designed to assist local businesses competing today and in tomorrow’s post-pandemic economy. Through this series, East Central Regional Development Commission (ECRDC), in partnership with the Small Business […]