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Most businesses stem from the same place: an idea. And that’s all it takes to move toward an entrepreneurial venture. It’s easy to get intimidated by the success of others, so it’s important to remember that their success is rooted in the same first step as yours… a light bulb moment where they realized they […]

We often talk about entrepreneurship in stages—that is, what stage of growing your business are you in—Idea? Startup? Existing? Northeast Indiana is rich in resources for each of these stages. But what about the stages, that occur even before those? As our region’s entrepreneurial ecosystem grows stronger, and we become better at supporting our current […]

Whether you’re a new entrepreneur or you’re a seasoned veteran, the new year is a prime time to make new goals, or even to just reset from the previous years. From financial opportunity (it is a new calendar year, which means a new tax year!) to social opportunity, position yourself for a successful 2020 with […]

What is the greatest resource that women entrepreneurs have? Other women entrepreneurs. But this idea poses a problem for women, as several studies reference one of the greatest barriers to women in entrepreneurship as lack of mentors. Some theorize that the reason for this is cyclical. Women seek out women mentors, and with only 23% […]