Greater Mankato Growth Blog

Meet the New MN Chamber President

  Doug Loon assumed the role of president of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce on September 8. Since that time, he has been traveling the state on a Listen + Learn tour to learn about the state issues impacting… Read More

Matters of Freight

How can we leverage our defining strengths as a state to ensure we can meet tomorrow’s freight and logistics challenges?  Hear about this and be a part of the conversation by attending the 18th Annual Freight and Logistics… Read More

Exporting Resources…trust me, you’re an exporter

Do you work somewhere? Does that place make something? By chance, do those things make their way to Canada? You’re an exporter.

Top 10 Signs You’re a Greater Mankato Young Professional

Who doesn’t like a Top Ten list?  Some of the ranking below may be up for debate, and there may even be other signs that you’re a part of Greater Mankato Growth’s Young Professional (YP) program…but one thing is for sure: … Read More

Employers Can Get State Money for Interns

The State of Minnesota offers programs that provide funds to businesses so they can hire interns.

What’s your Greater Mankato story?

When you think of your home, what comes to mind? Your house, neighborhood, family and friends? What about your experiences or your place of employment? Chances are what makes your home is more than just a building.

Grant for Training Employees

Greater Mankato Growth’s (GMG) business development team connects businesses to resources.  You can find many useful tools under the “Business” tab on greatermankato.com.  In addition to the Financing and Incentives page, GMG is periodically notified of new programs that may be of… Read More

Travel Brings Insight and Ideas to Greater Mankato

This weekend a delegation of 80 business and community leaders from Greater Mankato will be traveling to Columbia, Missouri as part of the fourth InterCity Leadership Visit. While there the group, made up of individuals from the private,… Read More