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Smart Start: Developing a Successful Business

Do you dream of starting your own business, but don’t know where to begin? How do you validate your startup idea before you quit you day job? What chance does your idea have of being profitable? It’s easy to become overwhelmed in the early stages of launching a company. Learn...

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Small Business Legal Clinic

The first 6 people to register for this event, will have the opportunity to discuss one-on-one with a lawyer for legal counsel, brought to you by Copeland, the Legal Counsel of Eastern Missouri, and Justine Petersen. We will discuss Business Formation, Insurance, Trademarks, and more topics for your business needs!

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STEP INFO SESSION: HOW TO START, BUY, OR SELL YOUR BUSINESS

Are you interested in owning your own business? Join us at the Skandalaris Center for a Student Enterprise Program (StEP) info session. Whether you’re looking to buy an existing business, start your own business, or sell your business, this workshop is designed to give you practical information and tactics to...

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Melodi Wisswell of Platinum Paws in Columbia, Missouri

How A Resource You Should Use Turned an Entrepreneur’s Love for Animals into a Dog-Grooming Salon

Melodi Wisswell’s career path seems obvious in retrospect. She’s always loved animals. She has a business degree. And she wanted to live near her family. Now, she’s opened Platinum Paws, a high-end dog-grooming spa in Columbia, Missouri. Here’s how all the pieces came together with the help of the...

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