Greater Mankato Growth is proud to announce our support of the 2019 Big Ideas Challenge at Minnesota State University, Mankato. First, Second and Third place challenge winners will receive a 2019 Engaged Greater Mankato Growth Membership.
As a member of Greater Mankato Growth, these young entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to join more than 1,000 other businesses and connections. We are thrilled to have them be part of our network and connecting them to the unlimited resources our members have to offer.
Greater Mankato Growth offers targeted benefits, valuable resources and unparalleled support that will help these businesses gain a competitive advantage.
We are lucky to have the Big Ideas Challenge award recipients part of our organization and we look forward to continuing to support their business startups.
Check back again after April 15 for the BIG announcement!
The following is a guest blog post authored by Scot Zellmer. Scot is one of the organizers that worked on behalf of adoption and recognition by the City of Mankato of Indigenous Peoples Day. His post speaks to the importance of ensuring our community adopts a “wide range of inclusive and affirming business practices” in order to attract and retain the talent we’ll need to fuel our economy. Read More
With C-suite execs worried about their future workforce, one argument is we need to start preparing our children early and “rewire” the students’ brains for complex, analytical thinking. Critical thinking is the baseline for any career choice, especially in such a rapidly changing economic environment.
This and more in the article “The War For Talent.”