Scenic Byway

There’s not too many nice weekends to get out before the snowflakes begin to fall. Explore a scenic byway in East Central Minnesota!

Marketing Tips

Here’s 3 simple ways the boss can help their marketing team.

Business Financing

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 […]


The ECRDC Revolving Loan Fund can assist new, expanding or relocating businesses in Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs & Pine Counties. Call us at (320) 679-4065 #34 to get started!

Start Ups

6 Tips to Start Your Million-Dollar Business From Scratch.

Property of the Week

East Central MN Property of the Week: Restaurant in Milaca.

Social Media

The Trick to Building Trust With Social Media Followers.


6 Secrets Behind Successful Employee Onboarding.

Opportunity Zones

East Central MN is home to 9 Opportunity Zones! We have shovel-ready certified building sites, great transportation infrastructure and a first-rate workforce. For more about Opportunity Zones in East Central MN see Call us at (320) 679-4065 #29 to […]


A Succession Plan Can Protect You, Your Family, and Your Employees. Here’s How.