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[Podcast] The Power of Women Series: Kayla Houchin

Our third episode of the series featured Kayla Houchin, founder of Indulgence Baking Co. in Fargo, North Dakota. Her business sweetens up everyone’s life with cupcakes, macaroons, cheesecakes, and much more.

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[Podcast] The Power of Women Series: Ciara Stockeland

The second episode of the series is with Ciara Stockeland, founder of btqBOX, who now offers coaching for business owners looking to add simplicity and find success in their journey. She helps business owners break down their business and simplify the numbers so they can create plans and strategies to move forward in a calm and controlled way.

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[Podcast] The Power of Women Series: Kenzie Engen of The Tattered Attic

Did you know that there are more CEOs named John than there are women in CEO positions? We think that might have something to do with the fact that women don’t have as many platforms to share their entrepreneurial journeys. So, we’ve decided to change that. 

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CO.STARTERS Week 7: Accounting for Growth

During our seventh week at CO.STARTERS, we were joined by accountant and consultant Sarah West of Light Consulting & Coaching. Sarah shared best practices for how to handle our finances when operating our business. Her practical and straightforward advice is essential for any budding entrepreneur.

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CO.STARTERS Week 6: Discovering The Bottom Line

During our sixth week at CO.STARTERS, we were joined by someone who has experienced their fair share of high and lows in the financial services industry. Ross Almlie serves as President of Future Bright, a financial and investment advisory business that serves individual investors, small businesses, and large company retirement plans.

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Strong Women, Strong Coffee

The North Dakota Women's Business Center regularly hosts events and programming to support women in business and entrepreneurship. One of their signature events is called "Strong Women, Strong Coffee." Read a review of their January hosting of the event.

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CO.STARTERS Week 5: Strengthening Your Structure

This week at CO.STARTERS, we explored why legal stuff matters and the steps you need to take to address legal concerns when launching your business. We were also joined by Miguel Danielson, Founder & Managing Member of Danielson Legal, LLC, who fielded questions related to intellectual property protections for our ideas.

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25+ Entrepreneurship Competitions for ND & MN Students

ND and MN entrepreneurship competitions

Are you an entrepreneur looking for funding? The Nice Center has comprised a list of competitions and grants held across the country for ND and MN students. Check out our ever-updating list of opportunities and get dollars to develop your idea.

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Introducing The Nice Store, an e-commerce platform for student entrepreneurs

Grants and Competitions in ND and MN

The Nice Center’s mission is to help students and faculty at NDSU become entrepreneurial, we want to showcase their skills and provide them with an online platform to sell their products. Are you a creator or maker with something to sell? We'll help!

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CO.STARTERS Week 4: Building The Model to Scale

This week at CO.STARTERS, we developed the internal processes needed to keep our business running -- distribution, revenue collection, and pricing. We also welcomed a special guest speaker, and CO.STARTERS alumna, Christy Tehven of Love Always Floral.

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