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A must-read for anyone thinking about launching a business in Minnesota. Download or order a copy free of charge.

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CNBC Names Minnesota America's Top State for Business

In the 2015 ranking of “America’s Top States for Business,” Minnesota claimed the top spot. Learn More.

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With All This Sizzle You Can Call Us Minne-ssss-ota

An in-depth look at what makes Minnesota the perfect climate for starting, expanding or relocating your business. Read all about it.

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This Year's Must-Have Business Accessory

This compact guide to DEED programs and services will keep you looking smart. And smart is always in fashion.

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Now Playing... Angel Tax Credit: The Movie

Entrepreneur meets investor in this epic tale of how great Minnesota businesses are financed. Five stars.

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Got Business Headaches? We're Your Pain Reliever.

We can help you tackle even your most difficult business problems. Learn more about our consulting services

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There's A Fortune Around Every Corner

Some of the world's most recognized companies have headquarters or major operations in Minnesota. Join the club.

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Find the Right Workers as Easy as One, Two, Free.

Post job openings, review resumes, and screen applicants on the state's largest resume database. All at no fee. Get started using

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When All Work and No Play Makes You Want to Get Away...

Get out of the office and check out the fun things to do and great places to visit all over the state. 

Minding Your Business

Exploring. Starting. Managing. Growing. At any stage, we've got the right tools and expertise to help you succeed.

Starting a Business

Organizing. Planning. Licensing. Financing. Hiring. Crucial steps that lay the foundation for a successful startup.

Financing a Business

State, federal and other business-financing programs. Finance guidance to help you startup, operate or expand your business.

Finding Workers

Post job openings and screen candidates online. Hiring incentives and tax credits. Get help assessing workforce needs.

Exporting and Trade

Export assistance, education & training. Market & industry insights & expertise. Trade missions & export events.

Locating in Minnesota

Economy. Industry. Workforce. Incentives. See why Minnesota is the best place for your business expansion or relocation.

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Let our consultants help you find solutions to your most difficult business problems. Most services offered without charge.

Business Guidebooks

These in-depth publications are produced in collaboration with major Minnesota law firms and subject matter experts on a wide variety of business topics.

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