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August Quick Links

Check out these additional links to stay connected on news and resources for small business. How to Prep for a Cybersecurity Interview, How to Avoid Predatory Lending, 12 Funding Options for Entrepreneurs, Inflation is Crushing Rural America and May Drive People to the Cities, and find out how Create Wisconsin...

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Employee Incentives to Help Your Company Stand Out

Article Written By:  Chelsea Lamb (chelsea@businesspop.net) For decades, many companies have provided their employees with benefits like paid time off (PTO), sick days, health care, and 401(k) contributions. But millennials and Gen Zers are looking for more from their current and potential employers, which is why so many businesses (large, medium,...

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SBA Community Navigator Pilot Program Helps Nrthwoods Small Businesses Access Resources

Previous rounds of economic relief last year helped millions of small businesses stay afloat and keep employees on the payroll, yet too many minority-owned businesses and mom and pops found themselves at the end of the line, while larger, well-connected businesses accessed programs right away. To better reach these small...

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How Coderpreneurs Can Start Their Businesses on the Right Foot

Article By: Vanessa Holwell Want to be your own boss and turn your software development hobby into a full-time occupation? When you're just starting as a coderpreneur, you'd do well to keep the following principles in mind. The Value You Bring to the Table In addition to creating and maintaining software and debugging...

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Handy Productivity Apps That Free Up Your Precious Time

Author: Cody McBride Entrepreneurs waste a whopping 21.8 work hours a week on “low-value” work activities: responding to emails, checking social media, communicating with co-workers, troubleshooting, and other non-critical tasks. Thankfully, as ZenBusiness notes, these days there is amazing technology available to small business owners to help them efficiently cover these...

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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 14,...

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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 magazine...

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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 www.StartInWI.com...

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