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Students have month to enter ‘Wisconsin YES!’ business plan contest online

    The countdown is under way for middle- and high-school students to enter Wisconsin Youth Entrepreneurs in Science, a statewide youth business plan contest modeled after the successful Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest. It is open for online entries from Wisconsin middle- and high-school students through 5 p.m. April...

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March Quick Links

Your quick links to the latest small business related news In this month’s quick links, we connect you to stories on remote work and moving your business on-line. 6 Tips to Make Remote Work Actually Work - Entrepreneur Magazine tips and tricks Six Tips For Entrepreneurs Embracing Remote Work Culture - Forbes...

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Wisconsin’s New Resource – Start In WI

Start In Wisconsin is a new comprehensive online directory of entrepreneurial resources and a calendar of entrepreneur-focused events.  If you’re an entrepreneur: You can find vetted resources that best suit your needs because the directory is searchable by ZIP code, type of business assistance and many other categories. Go to...

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Spotlight on Services

March's Spotlight on Services highlights the Wisconsin Women's Business Initiative Corp. The Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative, Corp (WWBIC), a nonprofit, 501c3, is a leading innovative statewide economic development corporation that started in 1987 in the city of Milwaukee.  It's known for opening doors of opportunity for small businesses and have...

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Supporting Small Business: Black History Month

To honor their business achievements during  Black History Month, The GRID is bringing you a few links to some informative articles on the history and growth of African American Business Builders.  Black owned businesses account for over 2 million US businesses. Black-owned businesses experienced the largest growth in number...

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February Quick Links

Your quick links to the latest small business related news In this month’s quick links, we connect you to stories on helping small businesses with Ecommerce and Digital Marketing. 12 Free Resources for Ecommerce Marketers During the Coronavirus Outbreak - https://getmatcha.com/blog/free-resources-for-ecommerce-marketers-coronavirus/ Shopify Store Setup Assistance - https://www.shopify.com/blog/start-online-store?&utm_source=community&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=storesetup Marketing Help for Small Businesses Navigating COVID‑19 - https://mailchimp.com/marketing-help-small-businesses-covid-19/ 7...

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Spotlight on Services

February's Spotlight on Services highlights the SBDC at UW-Stevens Point. The SBDC at UW-Stevens Point strives to help businesses of all stages and sizes achieve success through our five areas of service: Start | Manage | Finance | Grow | Market Assisting Startup and Existing Businesses One of 12 in Wisconsin, the...

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