Advancing Entrepreneurship

The Path to Entrepreneurship in the Post-COVID Era: A How-To Guide

Article By: Chelsea Lamb  chelsea@businesspop.net The COVID-19 pandemic didn't just shake up global health systems; it also impacted economies worldwide. Many people took advantage of this economic evolution to start their own businesses. According to the Peterson Institute for International Economics, startups have boomed in the U.S. since the start...

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Oneida County Economic Development Corporation hosts Economic Summit

Are you a large manufacturer, small business owner, service provider, contractor, entrepreneur, tourism supporting business, or someone who just wants to find out what you can do to help Oneida County’s economy recover and grow? Are you looking for a place to get your business questions answered? If so,...

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Wisconsin Technology Council Hosts Conference

The annual Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference is one of the Midwest’s premiere “how-to,” hands-on events for entrepreneurs of all ages and experience levels. Attendees range from ‘treps who are still developing their ideas to emerging company leaders who have already attracted angel and/or venture funding. These businesses cover a broad...

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Innovator In Action – Mosquito Squad

Larry Poltrock from Mosquito Squad provides mosquito and tick protection for residential and commercial properties in north central Wisconsin. Learn more about this veteran-owned business which has grown exponentially over the last six years. By watching his video interview here. "I think Langlade County is good place to have a...

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Support Black-Owned Businesses: 181 Places to Start Online

Supporting Black-owned businesses helps provide much-needed stability to business owners that have been hard hit by the pandemic. And you’re laying a foundation to continue to support Black businesses long after the crisis is over. Once you start paying attention to who owns the businesses you shop at and where...

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April Quick links

Get connected to the the latest small business news and resources. In this month’s quick links, we connect you to stories on funding for new and existing businesses.   Investing in a Business - Financial Literacy - Annuity.org resource article Small Business Financing Options That Bypass Traditional Banks - Business News Daily Article Funding...

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New Virtual Business Incubator Program Starting soon – Scholarships Available!

The GRID is announcing the launch of a new 6 week boot camp for businesses and startups in the Food, Hospitality, and Retail sectors.  This program will be completely virtual and will run on Thursday evenings from 7pm to 9pm beginning April 29th.  There is grant funding to cover...

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