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Startup Digest Fargo - Issue #19: Jam-packed with resources & info!

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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.
Two local business leadership programs are currently accepting applications:
  • The SBA Emerging Leaders - To be eligible to participate, a small business must have been in business for at least 3 years; generate revenues of at least $250,000; have at least one employee besides the owner; be committed to attend 13 bi-weekly workshops and complete required course-work from May-November, 2021. Apply.
  • The North Dakota Women’s Business Center Women’s Leadership Program challenges and inspires women from every level with their six-month program. Fargo class: apply by 4/30.
Upcoming Events:
Business Builders Workshop - The Importance of Having a BAIL Team” 2/9 3:30pm online (BAIL = banker, accountant, insurance agent, and legal)
Possibility Summit” 2/9 1pm online; event schedule
1 Million Cups Fargo returns for 2021 on 2/10
Blending Work + Life” 2/10 Noon online
Concordia College Music & Entrepreneurship Residency: Ron McCurdy Book Talk” 2/19 9:20am online; also see more info below in Other FYIs & Resources

Featured Startups & Shoutouts
Local Entrepreneur Secures First Patent On Personalized Gene Therapy Plasmids
Meet 13 Plug And Play Startups
Enlightapp Selected Into Techstars Austin
Other FYIs & Resources
25 of the Best Marketing Strategies for Social Entrepreneurs: A Guide
gBETA Social Impact Applications
Concordia College Music & Entrepreneurship Residency:  Ron McCurdy
Applications Open For Techstars 2021 Term 4 Accelerators
9 Steps for Brick & Mortar Businesses to Try E-Commerce
A Guide to Startup Valuation | StartEngine
12 Useful SaaS Pricing Strategy Resources | Arthur Ventures
Free Value Proposition Design Courses Offered by U of M Carlson School of Mgmt
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
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