Empowerment Workshop #6

Indigenous Association 720 1st Avenue N, Fargo, ND

Date: April 6 - April 7, 2024 Location:  Indigenous Association, Fargo, ND Sister Sky Inc.’s #nativeSBA training team has designed a completely new and culturally appropriate curriculum for the Native Business Development Empowerment Workshops. These Empowerment Workshops help Native business owners and entrepreneurs grow and become successful. Choose a virtual session or onsite session that fits […]

SCORE: An overview of America’s Seed Fund


Date: April 8, 2024 Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am Location:  Virtual The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs award non-dilutive funding to small businesses to enable them to develop a technology and chart a path toward its commercialization. The SBIR/STTR 101 is an overview session designed to help […]

Value Proposition Design Webinar


Date: April 8, 2024 Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Location:  Online The University of Minnesota MIN-Corps program is proud to work with Launch Minnesota, an initiative of MN-DEED, to help early-stage technology entrepreneurs translate their innovations to a fundable, high-growth ventures. This webinar is a short-form guide to the Lean Startup (also called Lean […]


Start Up Smart Up


Date: April 8, 2024 Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Location: Virtual Is entrepreneurship right for you? In this online workshop, you will gain a basic understanding of the essential steps to getting your business off the ground and the many local and online resources available to help you. Learn more Here


SCORE: Navigating Your Cash Flow


Date: April 9, 2024 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Location: Virtual This upcoming webinar, Navigating Cash Flow, is here to help you increase cash inflow and decrease cash outflow, ultimately maximizing your business success. During this webinar, you will learn practical strategies and tips to help you manage your cash flow effectively. You'll cover […]

SCORE: When Growing from Start-Up to 20+ Employees


Date: April 9, 2024 Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Location:  Virtual You’ve done all the work to get your business up and running, and you are starting to see the momentum build. Suddenly, you find yourself starting to overflow and feel the need to bring in your first employee. Or, maybe you’ve had 5 […]

Minnesota Small Business Call


Date: April 9, 2024 Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Location:  Virtual A platform to highlight topics and ask questions to experts and peers. Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development (DEED) Office of Small Business Development has started a monthly meeting for small business owners! This meeting is intended to be a resource for small business owners […]

Laurentian Chamber: Breakfast Connections


Date: April 10, 2024 Time: 7:45 am – 8:45 am Location: More information to come This is a Chamber event favorite as you share breakfast with people from the area and chat about what’s going on at your business. It is a great opportunity to meet new people and start your day with a good […]

$5 – $10

Boots to Business – Reboot


Date: April 11, 2024 Start Time: 11:30 AM Location:  Virtual The BTB-Reboot curriculum provides assistance to those interested in exploring business ownership or other self-employment opportunities by leading participants through the key steps for evaluating business concepts and providing foundational knowledge required to develop a business plan. Participants are introduced to a broad spectrum of entrepreneurial business […]

Duluth Chamber: Zenith Digital Marketing Conference

Greysolon 231 East Superior Street, Duluth, MN

Date: April 11, 2024 Time: 7:30 Am – 4:30 Pm Location: Greysolon, Duluth, MN The Zenith Digital Marketing Conference is bringing in the best marketing minds in the industry to Duluth, Minnesota for one reason: To help you better integrate digital channels in your marketing strategy. This full-day deep dive is positioned to break ground […]

$199 – $299

Cloquet Chamber: Chamber Chat

Trapper Pete's Steakhouse & Saloon 1306 Hwy 45 Scanlon, Cloquet Exit #239, Cloquet, MN

Date: April 11, 2024 Time: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Location: Trapper Pete, Cloquet, MN Bring a friend, enjoy lunch from the menu, and get ready to meet your new best customer and make some valuable connections. More Info Here

DAWNtrepreneur Showcase & Pitch Competition, RSVP Today!

The Forge 1201 SE 7th Avenue, Grand Rapids, United States

DAWNtrepreneur Showcase & Pitch Competition RSVP! Thursday, April 11, 2024 | 5:00 – 8:15PM @ The Forge, 1201 SE 7th Avenue, Grand Rapids, MN, 55744 5:00PM DAWNtrepreneur Showcase Begins Enjoy refreshments, connect with community, and browse participant booths to learn about their ideas and businesses. 6:00PM Welcoming Remarks 6:15PM Live Pitch Competition Begins Listen to […]


202 W Superior St , Suite 600

Duluth, MN 55802

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