MISSOURI SBDC NEWS

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On November 6, 2018, the Missouri voters approved Proposition B to amend Missouri law to increase the state minimum wage 85 cents each year until 2023 when it will reach $12.00/hour. This takes effect quickly, as the new minimum wage for January 1, 2019 will be $8.60/h...

As a new year approaches, many people who have dreamed about owning a business, expanding their current business, or selling a business to new owners take action on their ideas. Local classes are available to help people accomplish their business goals.

GrowMidMo, the e...

“I enrolled in the First Steps class because I wanted more information and insight on how to start and successfully run a business,” said Austin.

How big is a small business? Do small businesses only exist in downtown business districts, on main streets, or in homes?

No. Small businesses can be quite large. The official Small Business Administration (SBA) definition of a small business depends on which industry y...

Will your business be ready for Small Business Saturday on November 24? How will the public know about your promotions for that day?

Join GrowMidMo on October 9 for Prepare Your Marketing Activities for Small Business Saturday, a brown bag lunch and learn workshop for a...

Rural Strong Workshop

GrowMidMo has held several events in the new training room at MAEDC in recent weeks. The speaker pictured above is Steve Gerrish, Business Program Specialist for USDA Rural Development. He was one of five presenters on September 17 for the SBA/USDA...

You can help GrowMidMo win a $15,000 award to support our regional entrepreneurship development program! Please go to www.fhlbdm.com/award to vote each 24 hour period between Monday, September 10 and Friday, September 14.

Full details below.

The Federal Home Loan Bank of...

On September 17 representatives from the Small Business Administration and the USDA Rural Development Agency will present a workshop at 10 a.m. to noon at 115 N Williams in Moberly. Lending products and rural programs will be the focus of this small business seminar. T...

In case you missed our GROW::FEST in June 2018, watch these short videos below to get the recap.

Overview of the event.

Testimonial from Heart&Core LLC about PTAC (Procurement Technical Assistance Center) and GrowMidMo services.

Testimonial from Market Street Floral about...

For more information contact the GrowMidMo office or AK Guns & Ammo directly.