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Elevating Small Business Series Webinar: Celebrating LGBTQI+ Pride Month

Photo of four people with the following text, Celebrating LGBTQI+ Pride Month webinar on June 30 at 1 pm EDT

Elevating Small Business Series Webinar:
Celebrating LGBTQI+ Pride Month

Thu, June 30, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT

Join the U.S. Small Business Administration to celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Intersex (LGBTQI+) Pride Month! The discussion will focus on financial wellness and the importance of equity and opportunity to help uplift and support LGBTQI+-owned small businesses. 


Did you miss our last webinar?

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Last week, we hosted our webinar, "Building Better Business Through Inclusion" to help your LGBTQ-owned small business grow. If you missed out, don’t worry! You can now watch the recording here, Build Better Business Through Inclusion with SBA Programs and Resources.

4th of july

In observance of the 4th of July holiday, the SBA Minnesota District office will be closed on Monday, July 4th.

Beyond COVID: The Next Normal and Strategy Mapping

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The North Central SBDC recently launched its Beyond COVID: The Next Normal and Strategy Mapping initiative. A limited number of strategy mapping packages (up to 15 total and valued at over $2,500) are available at no-cost to area businesses. Apply at All applications received by Thurs., June 30 will be reviewed by a Selection Committee. The application will be open until packages filled.

OSHA: June is National Safety Month

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Under the OSH Act, employers are responsible for providing workplaces free of known safety and health hazards. This includes protecting workers from heat-related hazards. Learn more.

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Upcoming SBA Training

SBA resources partners: Helping you start, grow, or expand your business

SBA Resource Partner Trainings

Tax Tips from the IRS

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