The Entrepreneur Fund

Northland Strong – Business Tips and Advice from Regional Entrepreneurs

Posted on May 30, 2019 at 04:19 PM. Written by Entrepreneur Fund

Sometimes it hits you in the middle of the night. Sometimes it’s a dream that’s been sitting in the back of your mind for years. Sometimes a trusted friend or advisor shares a simple business tip that blooms into an idea. No matter the origin, when an entrepreneur lands on the perfect business idea, it’s like tossing dry kindling on a bed of embers. One small spark sets everything into motion.

Owning a business comes with unique challenges that lead to great accomplishments. And no entrepreneur needs to stand alone. Especially not in northern and central Minnesota and Wisconsin, where a culture of supportive entrepreneurship runs deep.

What is an EOS Scorecard™ and How Can it Transform Your Business?

Posted on March 28, 2019 at 03:50 PM. Written by Sascha Mansson

Helping business owners achieve their goals is my passion. As a business owner myself, I know how important it is to have a strong network of support. That’s why I came to work for the Entrepreneur Fund. That’s why I deeply enjoyed running the Women’s Business Alliance out of the Duluth office, and it’s why I am excited to transition into a full-time Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS®) Implementer™, serving the entire 17-county Entrepreneur Fund region.

Recognizing Hibbing, Minnesota Small Business Growth and Success

Posted on March 14, 2019 at 09:12 AM. Written by Entrepreneur Fund

Hibbing continues to be a center for Minnesota small business growth and success. Every year, incredible and impactful work propels the Hibbing business community further than anyone could have imagined. At the Entrepreneur Fund, we are very proud to work with so many strong partners who are committed to strengthening economic development in and around Hibbing.

At the 114th annual Hibbing Chamber Dinner, a mood of optimism filled the room with positivity and excitement for the year to come. Opening remarks from outgoing President Lory Fedo, incoming President Vicki Hagberg and 2019 Chair of the Board Jared Lubben echoed the impressive accomplishments of the board over the past three decades, and the ambitious future we’re all working together to obtain.

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