Best Practices

MOSourceLink: Inspiration, Ideas, and Support Flourish at 1 Million Cups

Are you looking for an opportunity to share an idea and get feedback? Are you looking to meet other entrepreneurs and business owners? Do you want friendly feedback from business peers? Perhaps you seek to surround yourself with an energized business community. Whatever your needs, 1 Million Cups is the place to be.

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NetWork Kansas: Fifteen Minutes That Are Worth Your Time

Annual reports provide an opportunity to inform, engage and even more importantly, communicate the work being done by partners, communities and entrepreneurs to create a more entrepreneurial culture.

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What Funders Want

At the U.S.SourceLink conference, we asked funding experts to share what they look for in a grant proposal.

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IASourceLink: Communication Got You Down At Work? Try Some Empathy.

Add a little empathy to your emails. Check out a new tool that helps people write more effective emails based on the recipient's personality.

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KCSourceLink: Sometimes the Government Is Here to Help: Small Business Exporting

The federal government has loans and insurance programs to help your small business become an exporter or expand your exporting business.

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MOSourceLink: 8 Tips on Fundraising or How to Make Investors Say, “I Love It, Please Take My Money”

Meet Stuart Ludlow, ​technical ​co-​founder of RFP365, a Kansas City software platform that manages the entire request-for-proposal (RFP) lifecycle. Stuart knows a quite a bit about raising money for startups. And he's still smiling.

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