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How to start an LLC in 7 easy steps

LegalZoom walks through the process of starting an LLC.

How are family businesses adapting to AI?

Verbit used analyzed data from PwC's 2024 Global NextGen Survey to see how family businesses are adapting to artificial intelligence.

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Manufacturers in these states spend the most on equipment

Machinery Partner ranked the states where manufacturing companies are spending the most on equipment, using 2021 Bureau of Labor Statistics data.

MBA students from top business schools around the globe are pledging to combat climate change

BestColleges reports on top business schools looking to move future corporate leaders toward proactive climate accountability.
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Drew Kerr, a Linden Hills resident who works for Met Transit, stands near the closed main intersection at Upton and 43rd. It will be fully closed for about  10 weeks as the city completes a water and sewer project at the same time as Met Transit does work on the E Line. After the city’s work is finished, the intersection will be partially closed. Local businesses have maps available to show where customers can park.
Fast, frequent, all-day service
Street projects on Hennepin Avenue from Lake to 26th, West Lake, France and Upton mean that getting around southwest Minneapolis is challenging right now, but traveling by bus will get faster when …
Hope Street shelter is run by Catholic Charities.
CITY BRIEFS
42nd St. safety improvements The city and county have agreed to work together to improve several intersections along 42nd St. Using Highway Safety Improvement Program funds, they will install traffic …
Regional map of SOS Save Our Street petition signatories opposing the city’s proposed plan.
Community divided over better bike lanes on Summit Avenue
The city’s proposal to remove mature trees and parking along Summit Avenue to create a bike trail is creating controversy throughout the Twin Cities. More than 150 people attended an open house …
The fence around the Fifth Police Precinct (3101 Nicollet Ave) has come down two years after damage from the Uprising.
Nicollet Ave. and Lake Street rebuild
The area around Nicollet Ave. and Lake Street is slowly being rebuilt after damage from the Uprising following the murder of George Floyd. The new Lake Street Post Office at 110 E. 31st St. is …
Peg Thomas fills out where she travels throughout Minneapolis on a typical Tuesday. Residents filled out these forms at the open house to discuss the former Kmart site on Oct. 25 in order to help city planners see what would be helpful to add in the area.
A new Nicollet
The Nicollet Redevelopment will take down barriers that have impacted residents and local businesses.   Lake Street and Nicollet Ave. was once an intersection of two commercial corridors. …
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Promoting innovation, sustainability and inclusion on the high seas

(BPT) - Defying the oceans on a 12 meter sailboat — while reaching speeds of 17 knots — to cross the finish line first, showing resilience, courage and great strategic skills: this is …

Across the nation, independent doctors are increasingly joining Aledade to provide better care and stay in business

(BPT) - Since joining Aledade in 2022, Coal Creek Family Medicine, a small independent practice in Louisville, Colorado, has used Aledade’s proprietary population health tool and in-practice …

Credit card reconciliation: How business owners can eliminate inflated costs and wasteful spending when tracking expenses

Ramp dives into credit card reconciliation and provides steps to help businesses set up efficient, accurate systems.

Celebrating Resilience and Innovation: Lessons from Small Business Owners

(BPT) - By Sarah Acton, Chief Marketing Officer, BILLNational Small Business Week rolls around once a year, but the impact that these businesses have on our livelihoods, families, communities and …

Rate Your Preparedness: Insurance Coverages to Help Your Contracting Business Manage Financial Risk

(BPT) - A single day in construction can prompt just about every emotion — the pride of seeing a project near completion, the frustration of project delays and the anxiety that comes with …

The most congested freight corridors

Truck Parking Club used American Transportation Research Institute data to find the 10 most congested freight corridors in the U.S.

Small banks emerge as the top source for small business financing

Findbusinesses4sale used the Fed's Small Business Credit Survey data to compare approval rates among small business financing options.

Small business growth made easy with AI

(BPT) - If your small business doesn’t have an online presence, you're getting in the way of your own success. According to a new survey by small business services platform GoDaddy, 89% of …

3 last-minute tax filing tips for small business owners

(BPT) - While tax filing can often be tedious and complicated as a salaried employee, the process can be even more difficult as an entrepreneur or small business owner. From getting all of the …

How a national shortage of truck parking impacts more than just truckers

Truck Parking Club used data from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to illustrate the dangers of dwindling truck parking in the U.S.

Keep Quality Employees With Quality Benefits

Keep Quality Employees With Quality Benefits

(NewsUSA) - Small business owners know that one of the secrets to success is hiring quality employees and keeping them. One of the best ways to keep your best employees happy is by offering a …

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Consumer survey on EVs reveals perception vs. reality

CarGurus polled car shoppers to check in on how they really feel about electric vehicles.

Will car insurance pay for paintless dent removal?

Cheap Insurance fills you in on when paintless dent removal might be covered by insurance.

Moving to a major city? Here's the income you'll need to make ends meet

ConsumerAffairs analyzed February 2024 rent data from Zillow for each of America's 125 largest cities to determine the income required to live in each of them comfortably.

How do executives feel about AI?

Verbit analyzed survey data from Deloitte to see how executives are thinking about artificial intelligence.

Lessons in civics are a privilege most often enjoyed by more affluent students in US schools

Why is U.S. civic education limited? HeyTutor analyzed data from Brookings to illustrate how often schools incorporate civics in extracurriculars.

A guide to halal investing in Canada

Money.ca explains how halal investing helps observant Muslims save for retirement and plan for financial goals.

The creator economy is worth an estimated $250 billion. Where is that money going?

Collabstr analyzed research from Goldman Sachs and pay data from Zippia to illustrate the way money is pouring into the creator economy.

The best instant or pre-approved business credit cards

Ramp reviews what pre-approval means, how pre-approval differs from instant approval, and which business credit cards to consider for fast approval.

This state is expanding college access, but are students actually prepared to earn a degree?

Chalkbeat examines what Indiana is doing to help its students not only make it to college, but through college successfully.

Best business credit cards with no credit check for startups

Ramp reviews the best no credit check business cards, their range of features, benefits, drawbacks and availability.