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Ever wonder what Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, and eBay have in common? They all are instantly recognizable brands. Sure, they also generate billions of dollars in revenue, but you can create a strong brand voice without spending a fortune. For example, did you know that color increases brand recognition by a staggering 80 percent? Whether you’re a […]
We’re Celebrating #SBDCDay, but what do you know about the SBDC? The Small Business Development Centers (or SBDC) is a national network of centers dedicated to the development and growth of small businesses and are usually hosted by local leading universities or state and local economic agencies or private partners. There are four main SBDC […]
It’s becoming more talked about recently, and a more accepted concept regarding school curriculum throughout Minnesota and across the country, that lessons of “Entrepreneurship Starts Early” in a child’s education. In a charter school like Odyssey Academy in Brooklyn Center, MN, this recommendation in recent news comes as no surprise. This recommendation, however, also comes […]
December is the perfect month to start updating your business plan for the coming year. It’s fairly common knowledge that every new startup should have a business plan in place before “launching” their business or asking for financing. This plan should include tangible goals, a statement of financial projections, a strategy to complete those goals, […]