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Reach markets beyond your immediate borders, domestically and internationally.
Submit bids to government agencies and apply for certifications for women-, veteran- and minority-owned businesses.
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Outside oversight can drive business growth and expansion.
Plan for when you’ll transfer ownership, sell internally, sell to a third party or liquidate.
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For the right service or the right product, selling to the government can be a successful marketing strategy. Determine whether its right for you before investing time and money in certification.
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We Create KC tracks KC's progress in key areas central to supporting entrepreneurs and creating a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem.
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Read Kansas City's state of entrepreneurship report and learn how KC is progressing toward becoming America's most entrepreneurial city.
Before you dive in, learn the federal and state requirements to open a nonprofit organization in Kansas and Missouri.
Name recognition, free promotion and greater prominence are just a few benefits of winning a small business and entrepreneurship competition. See what you could win in Kansas City.
A small business loan doesn't have to be a traditional bank loan. Consider other ways to finance your growth.
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