Greater Fergus Falls is dedicated to helping businesses of all sizes grow and flourish. In addition to working with established businesses, we also assist entrepreneurs and small business owners with their business startups.
We recognize that starting a business can be an overwhelming experience, but we firmly believe it doesn’t have to be. With Greater Fergus Falls by your side, you can rest assured that you and your business are in good hands. Our experienced team will guide you through the startup process and connect you with tools and resources to achieve success.
Looking to start a business? Are you a current business owner that would benefit from one-on-one business consulting? Our Business Lab provides startup coaching, business management coaching, entrepreneur roundtables, and professional development panels, at no cost to you.
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There are numerous resources available locally, regionally and across the State of Minnesota. Click here for the 2021 Business Profile from the State of Minnesota.
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There are many steps to consider when starting a business. From registering your business to obtaining the proper insurance and licenses, the State of Minnesota offers resources to guide you through each step.
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WEST CENTRAL SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER
The West Central Small Business Development Center provides resources to both startups and existing businesses. Offerings include personalized business consultations, training, business plan help, and more.
SCORE is the nation’s largest network of volunteer business mentors providing free educational resources, video training, and webinars from industry leaders. Since 1964, SCORE has helped more than 11 million entrepreneurs find success.
Ensuring your business is compliant and legally protected from the start is essential. Area lawyers volunteer their services to startups and small business owners through free 30-minute consultations at regular clinics.
With a mission to grow Minnesota’s startup ecosystem, Launch Minnesota offers entrepreneurs access to grants, tax credits, educational programming, and statewide networks. Grants available for new businesses for business operations, housing, child care and more.
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ASCENT - WOMEN ENTREPRENEUR PLATFORM
This no-cost interactive digital platform is designed for growth-oriented women entrepreneurs who are beyond the start-up phase and generating revenue, yet are looking to grow and scale
Wondering which resources are right for your startup or searching for one-on-one support? Get in touch to find out how Greater Fergus Falls can help.