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Getting Out of My Own Way

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While my business required a very fast pivot, what has been more important for me was my own pivot. As the owner of a Springfield restaurant called Speakeasy Ramen, our …

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I didn’t accept the calendar invite, because I didn’t think we’d still be working remotely for the April 7th pitch practice. Our AFRL-backed accelerator program partners with small businesses to …

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Entrepreneurs: Keep Going

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The past month has been a challenging one for our client companies, the region’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. Being an entrepreneur requires mental fortitude on a regular day. In …

Think Outside the Box

Entrepreneurial Resilience

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Entrepreneurial Resilience. These are the two words that come to mind when thinking about #covidpivot. See, I am someone who lives and breathes entrepreneurship. I am blessed to work for …

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Support Small Businesses

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I have the absolute privilege of leading an organization that focuses entirely on entrepreneurs – so this is personal for us. Almost overnight, our community has been divided into two …