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Startup Digest Fargo - Issue #18

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The personalized local newsletter for the Fargo Moorhead startup scene.

The North Dakota Women’s Business Center created a new resource, the Library, a FREE on-demand training library open to all business owners and professionals in the state of North Dakota. This Library consists of training and materials created by industry leaders within their expertise. The topics relate to COVID Aid for Small Businesses, Federal Aid, Mental Health, Telework, How to Conduct Virtual Interviews, Cashflow Management, Cyber Security and more!
The team at Codelation is giving away $5,000 worth of marketing services to one innovative startup. Enter by 2/12. More info here.
Hill Capital will be holding two Empire Builders sessions on 1/21 on “How to Build Financial Foundation to Grow Value” (9:30-11am) and “Achieving a Breakout Valuation” (2-3:30pm). Participation in the first session is required to attend the second session.
gener8tor has info available on their upcoming accelerators. All gener8tor’s Flagship accelerators and accelerator studios are at least 12-weeks and are accompanied by a $100K investment. They are also accepting applications for their Q1 Lighting Rounds: Investor Pitches, which this quarter is open to startup founders who identify as Black or Brown (apply by 2/1).
Upcoming Events:
1 Million Cups Fargo continues their end-of-2020 break and should be back soon in February
Fargo Game Makers Meetup” 1/21 6:30pm Replay Games or via Discord
Cash Resolutions for the New Year” 1/25-1/29 10am online. In separately registered sessions over a week, they are highlighting non-traditional, small business financing programs. Learn about these creative funding options from local business lenders and leaders in our region. Each session is followed by a Q & A session where you can bring your big and small funding questions. See the link for topics.
Creative Mornings Fargo” 1/29 8am online
Business Builders Workshop - The Importance of Having a BAIL Team” 2/9 3:30pm online (BAIL = banker, accountant, insurance agent, and legal)
Blending Work + Life” 2/10 Noon online

Featured Startups & Shoutouts
Enlightapp Selected Into Techstars Austin
10 Questions With Mark Teckenburg of PushSave
Other FYIs & Resources
9 Steps for Brick & Mortar Businesses to Try E-Commerce
Plan For New Exports In New Markets
Farm Beginnings Starts 1/28
Techstars Launches Sustainability Challenge Applications Due 3/1
Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2021
What the heck is a SAFE (Simple Agreement for Future Equity)?
Inside a Techstars Accelerator: The Application & Interview Process
Frequently Used Entrepreneurial Resources - Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC
Techstars Startup Digest Fargo is curated by:
John Machacek John Machacek - Chief Innovation Officer at Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC
john.machacek@startupdigestmail.com
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