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“The Power of 10”: Entrepreneurs Collaborate, invest in Lincoln Park Craft District

Posted on April 19, 2018 at 05:03 PM. Written by Entrepreneur Fund

New artisan food offerings, brewery launching in 2018.

                             (The Corktown Deli and Love Creamery storefront locations in Lincoln Park. )

Small Business Funding Spotlight: The Secret Sauce in OMC Smokehouse's Success Recipe

Posted on March 29, 2018 at 09:24 AM. Written by Entrepreneur Fund

Expanding a small business is no easy task because it involves a high level of risk – the business must be able to cost-justify an investment of both human and financial capital. If an entrepreneur isn’t ready to take on that risk, it could spell disaster for small business growth.

Months (or years!) of planning takes entrepreneurs away from running their current business(es) and accessing the necessary small business funding can be a hurdle. What does it take to plan and execute an expansion strategy for a small business? Hard work, dedication and the support of a diverse team of partners.  

Entrepreneurial Advice: Five Tips for Small Business Growth

Posted on March 14, 2018 at 04:47 PM. Written by Entrepreneur Fund

You already know growing your business takes hard work. You’re living, breathing proof that running a business takes everything you’ve got. You take the good with the bad. The big wins, the frustration and the days where chaos will not cease. Entrepreneurs must be driven. They need to possess lofty ambitions to motivate them to keep pushing – every single day – for more. Entrepreneurs should always seek ways to improve and grow.

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