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Three more student-led companies have been selected for proof-of-concept funding support through a partnership involving Digital Sandbox KC and UMKC’s E-Scholars program.
Hiring employees is often the only way a company can grow beyond the scope of its owner. Assembling a team for your business can be challenging, but KCSourceLink resources can help.
KCSourceLink is taking our show on the road to better serve entrepreneurs and business owners in all parts of the Kansas City metro area.
Outside oversight and input becomes increasingly vital as a company grows. Official boards of directors and unofficial advisory boards can provide connections and ideas to drive business expansion.
Second-stage businesses are established entities that have survived the startup phase and have the intent and capacity to grow. Grow your company with the help of business resources around planning, marketing, human resources and more.
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