Free Training: Understanding State Government Contracting

The State of MN is holding a free webinar: “Understanding State Government Contracting” on October 12th at 9:00 AM. For more info or to register:

SBA Procurement Fair

The SBA is holding an online procurement fair, focused on Greater MN, on how your business can sell its goods and services to the government on October 26th and 28th. For more info or to register:

SCORE Small Business Webinar

Our friends at SCORE are holding some great free small business focused webinars over the next several weeks, including on October 12: DIY Video Engagement Tactics That Work.

SOAR Conference

Registration is OPEN for the 3rd Annual SOAR Conference, a virtual women’s business conference for small business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs and leaders. In its third year, the SOAR Conference will remain a fully online experience where women will come together […]

Business Tips

Everyone is short on time. Here are six habits that help successful people maximize their time.

SBA Veterans Resource Brief

The SBA is holding a “Veterans Resource Brief” for Veteran entrepreneurs online today at 10:00 AM. To register or for more info:

Scenic Byway

It’s a great weekend to take the family on a drive! Explore a Scenic Byway in East Central MN!

Fall Colors

The fall colors are beautiful! Get outdoors and enjoy all that East Central MN has to offer this weekend. For the latest on “leaf peeping” conditions in the area, please see the MN DNR’s fall color tracker website:

Business Tips

Here are three ways to keep differentiating your business over time:

MN Reservist & Veteran Business Loan Program

The MN DEED Reservist and Veteran Business Loan Program can assist Veteran entrepreneurs with financing for their business. They offer 0% interest loans of up to $20,000. For more info call Chinwe at (651) 259-7427. VETERANS – THANK YOU FOR […]