Business Tips

How to grow your brand story in a way that isn’t wrapped around your founder. https://www.inc.com/katie-klencheski/how-to-better-grow-your-brand-by-avoiding-founder-story-cliches.html

SBDC

It’s time to start on planning to start your own business! No need to go out – meet with a MN Small Business Development Center (SBDC) counselor over the phone or online free of charge to get going on your […]

Business Tips

Stay on track and accomplish your goals. https://www.inc.com/jeff-haden/the-1-in-60-rule-how-remarkably-successful-people-stay-on-track-to-accomplish-their-biggest-goals.html

Revolving Loan Fund

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 #43 to get started!

Business Tips

Some tips on how to create a brand narrative that your audience will care about. https://www.inc.com/chauncey-zalkin/how-to-create-a-brand-narrative-your-audience-will-care-about.html

Property of the week

East Central MN Property of the Week: Commercial property in downtown Hinckley. https://www.remaxcommercial.com/ListingDetails/119-Main-Street-E-Hinckley-MN-55037/6176442

Business Tips

Don’t put the pro in procrastination. Here are some ways to overcome it. https://www.inc.com/amanda-pressner-kreuser/5-easy-tricks-to-beat-procrastination-you-should-start-today.html

Scenic Byway

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

Business Tips

Some pointers on inspiring your team. https://www.inc.com/young-entrepreneur-council/seven-things-you-should-say-to-your-team-more-often-to-inspire-them.html

MN Trade Office

Grow your business by exporting to other countries. The MN Trade Office has upcoming events: https://mn.gov/deed/business/exporting/events/