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Lisa Peña of Urban Hikes KC wasn't sure how to start a business. But Block Knowledge and other KC business resources helped make it happen.
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Patents, copyrights, and trademarks help you protect your intellectual property, but each serves a different purpose.
Kauffman StartupScholars helps match high school and college students with early-stage enterprises and entrepreneurial divisions of existing corporations. Apply by Feb. 15.
KCRise Fund, a venture capital sidecar fund, invests in five companies, bringing their portfolio to ten Kansas City-area companies.
See how the dynamic duo behind KC-based The Vendors Assistant app were able to conquer the pitch on the path to project funding.
Angel investors provide seed money to high-potential businesses in exchange for convertible debt or ownership equity.
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