AKSourceLink Blog

  • The Secret to Getting Grants: Partnerships

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jul 03, 2014
    Partners and relationships are the key to getting funding to support entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial support organizations.
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  • Getting Started Exporting

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jul 01, 2014
    With the emergence of e-commerce, businesses can now sell and ship their products around the world much easier than in the past. Many small businesses don’t think they have the ability to export their products. There are quite a few resources out there that can help jump start exporting for your business.
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  • SBA Offers Broad Range of Support

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jun 26, 2014
    The SBA works toward three strategic goals in its programming.
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  • Cultivating Entrepreneurial Culture-Real Life Examples

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jun 24, 2014
    Steve Radley highlighting real-life examples of steps communities are taking to increase connectivity to the 3 Es: education, expertise, and economic resources and how those steps can benefit a metropolitan community.
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  • The Build Your Business Rural Entrepreneur Webinar Series

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jun 18, 2014
    AKSourceLink is hosting a webinar series to build your business. We have invited Alaskan business experts to present on topics that will help you start and grow your business
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  • Tell Your Story of Entrepreneurial Success

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jun 17, 2014
    Paul Wenske, senior community affairs advisor for the Federal Reserve Bank in Kansas City, talked about telling your community story at the recent U.S.SourceLink conference.
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    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jun 13, 2014
    The Community Connect program serves rural communities where broadband service is least likely to be available, but where it can make a tremendous difference in the quality of life for citizens. The projects funded by these grants will help rural residents tap into the enormous potential of the Internet.
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  • Startup Weekend Anchorage

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jun 12, 2014
    Startup. Start living. July 25-27 at The Boardroom downtown.
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  • Co-Op Conversions for Small Businesses

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jun 12, 2014
    Join Margaret Lund, a cooperative finance expert and community development organizer, for her presentation, “Co-Op Conversions for Small Businesses.” Ms. Lund will outline the pros and cons of employee stock ownership plans, worker cooperatives and co-op conversions, as well as the financial plans and regulations that accompany each option.
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  • Ten Proven Tips to Score International Sales

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Jun 10, 2014
    10 tips to help you with exporting, courtesy of International Business News.
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