Business Growth: Start-Up

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SBA LOANS 101

Ben Tenpenny Capital City Bank In its mission statement, the Small Business Administration (SBA) states its purpose has always been to help Americans start, build and grow businesses. TO AID…

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The Relationship between Creativity, Innovation & Entrepreneurship

By DR. DAVID PRICE Professor of Marketing and Lecturer in Entrepreneurship at Washburn University Three inter-related concepts that each business owner should know and use. PART 4 of a 4-Part…

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Expert Advice: Becoming a Landlord

Grace Brown Mitchell BALANCED PROPERTY MANAGEMENT Would you launch a company without a business plan? The answer is probably no. ALL TOO OFTEN investment and rental properties are purchased with…

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JumpStart Kansas aims to provide support to entrepreneurs

Washburn University has partnered with the Kansas Department of Commerce to present entrepreneurs the opportunity to apply for an innovation grant to assist in the implementation of a new business…

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the INTERSECTION: Business & Government

By ALY VAN DYKE Director of Media Relations, City of Topeka Meeting and communicating with the City’s Planning Department before, during and after you select your brick and mortar site…

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The Relationship Between Creativity, Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Three inter-related concepts that each business owner should know and use. PART 1 of a 4-Part Series on Entrepreneurship By DR. DAVID PRICE Every business wants to stay ahead of…

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Regret

By Tara Dimick Regrets are the lost moments—The “could haves” and “should haves.” The things you never want to look back on and know you missed an opportunity or made…

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Living a Limitless Life

7 STEPS FOR LIVING A LIMITLESS LIFE STEP 1: Get in the mindset When you wake up each day, set yourself up for success. If you enjoy a chaotic morning…

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INCENTIVIZING BUSINESS

By Kathy Webber Photos by Megan Rogers In 2014 voters approved a measure that would extend the countywide half-cent sales tax through December 2032.  The sales tax, managed by the…

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High Profit Margin Businesses

By Michael Hooper Frank Sabatini, a longtime Topeka businessman, once told me that an entrepreneur should find a good business and then duplicate it in other markets. At one time,…