Pleasing Customers

The 6 Essential In-Store Experiences That Your Customers Want to See.


BNSF and the St. Croix Valley Railroads service East Central MN, and rail served sites are available for development. For more info, please contact us at (320) 679-4065 #29.

Hiring Event

Looking for a job? Central MN Jobs & Training Services will be holding an in-person hiring event on Thursday, Jan. 27th from 2-4 pm.

Jeannette Kester honored with Advocate in Education Award

Jeannette Kester was honored with an Advocate in Education Award through the Saint Croix River Education District (SCRED) at their annual legislative forum on December 14th. Jeannette dedicated her career to individuals with disabilities in her role as executive director […]


Employee burnout is a real threat. Here are some ways to help prevent that from happening.

Annual Business Renewal

2021 is nearly at it’s end. Have you filed your annual business renewal with the MN Secretary of State? You can file you’re annual renewal online at:

Small Business Development Center

The MN Small Business Development Center can help free of charge with business plans, securing business financing and more. In Chisago County call Nancy at 651-674-5664.

Employee Retention

Retaining your best employees is vital in this tight labor market. Here are some tips to keep your staff.

SCORE Webinar

Our friends at SCORE are holding a variety of free small business assistance focused webinars coming up in the next several weeks, including on December 16: Google My Business for Home-Based Business Owners – Get Found Without Using Your Home […]

Revolving Loan Fund

Looking to start, grow or expand a business in Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs or Pine County? The ECRDC Revolving Loan Fund may be able to help. Call us at (320) 679-4065 #34 to discuss your project and see how […]