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Startup Digest Fargo - Issue #27: FYIs, Shout Outs, Resources & More

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The personalized local newsletter for the Fargo Moorhead startup scene.

It has been exactly one year since Techstars updated Startup Digest from a calendar to more true digest of curated info (and the Revue platform looks great & is easy to use). Net new subscribers has increased 43% over that time. I hope you are enjoying receiving this and I encourage you to pass them on to friends as well.
Here’s a plug for these two entrepreneurs who have both launched crowdfunding efforts this past week.
The Initiators Fellowship equips early stage social entrepreneurs with the support they need to transform their ideas into scalable, sustainable ventures that serve and enrich Greater Minnesota. They are currently accepting applications (through 6/15) for their Cohort 3 Fellowship. The program provides wrap-around training, mentoring and guidance—plus $30,000 annually for two years.
My colleagues at ND Small Business Development Center are hiring a Business Advisor for their Fargo office. This role directly assists entrepreneurs by providing one-on-one individualized business advising & technical assistance to entrepreneurs and small business owners or managers. In case you know of a candidate.
Upcoming Events:
StartupBREW Fargo” 5/26 8:30am Island Park, Scherling Tennis Court Complex and via Facebook Live
Creative Mornings Fargo” 5/28 8am online via Facebook Live
ABC of SBIR/STTR Funding” 6/9 8:30am online
Cultivate Downtown: Small Business Accounting” 6/17 noon Fargo Civic Center

Featured Startups & Shoutouts
10 Questions With JOHO - Fargo INC!
Bunker Labs Entrepreneur Insights Study 2.0
Uncle Charlie's Gourmet Snacks "Charlie's Chow" — Kickstarter
Other FYIs & Resources
So You Want to Start a Food Business?
The Truth About Burnout - Ladyboss Midwest
Blog + Podcast | Growing Small Towns
Equity Investment Simulation
FM Welcome Party 6/23
SHARPhub
Strong Women, Strong Coffee - Fargo
Recognize and Avoid Value Debt In Pricing, Or Risk a Slow Startup Death
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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