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Meet Laura- The Dynamic New Addition To Our Team

Meet Laura- The Dynamic New Addition To Our Team

Newly appointed Director of Customer Success & Program Manager Laura Backhaus’ origin story started in the far away land of the east coast – Connecticut to be exact, also known as the land of really tasty lobster rolls (the kind served warm with a buttery sauce, NOT with mayo). Laura studied at Dakota Wesleyan University in […]

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Giveaway Winner: Nature of the North

Giveaway Winner: Nature of the North

We’re excited to share that the winner of our Startup Studio marketing giveaway is Nature of the North! Nature of the North focuses on growing Fargo-Moorhead’s outdoor community through a variety of events and workshops. It was founded in 2016 by Jon Walters, lover of nature and a Wisconsinite. After a few years of hosting workshops, they […]

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Harvest Profit Acquired By John Deere

Harvest Profit Acquired By John Deere

Our First Client To Go From Idea To Done to … Exit! On November 12, 2020, John Deere announced their acquisition of Harvest Profit, the maker of farm management software. The software helps farmers track their profits and losses in real time, giving farmers the numbers they need to make financial decisions. If you weren’t aware, this […]

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Reasons To Not Find An Investor

Reasons To Not Find An Investor

By Josh Christy Every startup is challenged with resources. Time, money, and expertise is required to get an idea to your first paying customer. It is easy to look at an investor as a quick path to solving the money problem, however, I’d challenge that it isn’t always the best path. After an investment you have […]

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Tasty New App In Beta Testing

Tasty New App In Beta Testing

Mystery Networking Creates New Business Connections Over Lunch By Erick Roder 10/8/20 Everyone in sales has run into this problem while networking: You go to a big local event with a few hundred people, you find a person you know, and then go eat nachos with them instead of meeting new people. You could also […]

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