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Promoting innovation, sustainability and inclusion on the high seas

(BPT) - Defying the oceans on a 12 meter sailboat — while reaching speeds of 17 knots — to cross the finish line first, showing resilience, courage and great strategic skills: this is …

Across the nation, independent doctors are increasingly joining Aledade to provide better care and stay in business

(BPT) - Since joining Aledade in 2022, Coal Creek Family Medicine, a small independent practice in Louisville, Colorado, has used Aledade’s proprietary population health tool and in-practice …

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Credit card reconciliation: How business owners can eliminate inflated costs and wasteful spending when tracking expenses

Ramp dives into credit card reconciliation and provides steps to help businesses set up efficient, accurate systems.

Celebrating Resilience and Innovation: Lessons from Small Business Owners

(BPT) - By Sarah Acton, Chief Marketing Officer, BILLNational Small Business Week rolls around once a year, but the impact that these businesses have on our livelihoods, families, communities and …
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Janice Downing and Alicia Belton, The Coliseum, 2708 E. Lake St.
Minneapolis shines a light on partners creating new opportunities with city support
Signs of recovery can be seen all around the City of Minneapolis A new video series, Stories of Recovery , highlights some of the incredible rebuilding efforts happening in the city and the people …
Update on Hiawatha Golf Course
The MPRB began and supported several small but impactful projects at Hiawatha Golf Course while funding for a more comprehensive design effort was secured.   Osprey Trash Boom System …
The Calvary Lutheran Church congregation spills into the street to the upbeat music of Brass Solidarity on Sept.11, the last service Calvary will have there until renovation is complete to add deeply affordable housing units to 39th and Chicago. In the interim, Calvary will worship at Iglesia Luterana San Pablo/St. Paul’s Lutheran Church (2742 15th Ave.). (Photo by Jill Boogren)
Calvary church makes room for deeply affordable housing at 39th and Chicago
Sept. 11, 2022, marked the last day of service for a while at Calvary Lutheran Church (3901 Chicago Ave.). It looked a little different on this day, mostly celebratory, a little bittersweet, with …
This YardHome accessory dwelling unit (ADU) was installed in Morris Park with the help of Volunteers of America. It will provide permanent housing for veterans and their families formerly experiencing homelessness. (Photo submitted)
Volunteers of America partners with YardHomes on ADUs for homeless vets
Volunteers of America National Services announces a new partnership with YardHomes, a Minneapolis-St. Paul metro-focused Accessory Dwelling Unit specialist, to create innovative, permanent, …
Two years after a fire destroyed Uncle Edgar's Mystery Book Store and Uncle Hugo's Science Fiction Book Store at 2864 Chicago Ave., owner Don Blyly is reopening. He has purchased the former Glass Endeavors building at 31st and Minnehaha Ave., and will open in June. (Photo by Terry Faust)
Uncle's bookstore finds new home in Longfellow
The civil unrest following George Floyd’s murder in 2020 delivered a double blow to Don Blyly, the longtime owner of the Chicago Avenue business with the double name: Uncle Edgar’s …
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Rate Your Preparedness: Insurance Coverages to Help Your Contracting Business Manage Financial Risk

(BPT) - A single day in construction can prompt just about every emotion — the pride of seeing a project near completion, the frustration of project delays and the anxiety that comes with …

The most congested freight corridors

Truck Parking Club used American Transportation Research Institute data to find the 10 most congested freight corridors in the U.S.

Small banks emerge as the top source for small business financing

Findbusinesses4sale used the Fed's Small Business Credit Survey data to compare approval rates among small business financing options.

Small business growth made easy with AI

(BPT) - If your small business doesn’t have an online presence, you're getting in the way of your own success. According to a new survey by small business services platform GoDaddy, 89% of …

3 last-minute tax filing tips for small business owners

(BPT) - While tax filing can often be tedious and complicated as a salaried employee, the process can be even more difficult as an entrepreneur or small business owner. From getting all of the …

How a national shortage of truck parking impacts more than just truckers

Truck Parking Club used data from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to illustrate the dangers of dwindling truck parking in the U.S.

Money news

Fast food inflation: Which chains are hiking their prices the most?

FinanceBuzz compared current prices of popular fast-food menu items to what they cost a decade ago to find the chains where inflation has had the biggest and smallest impact.

5 ways to pay for your wedding

Experian suggests five ways to pay for a wedding while costs continue to increase.

Fewer Americans have work friends. Here's how co-workers can bond.

Co-workers are less personally connected. WorkTango analyzed Gallup data and other research to identify ways people can forge stronger ties at work.

Spending increased most in these 10 categories in 2022

Xactly used Bureau of Labor Statistics data to chart the categories where American consumer spending grew the most from 2021 to 2022.

What kinds of mobile apps are performing the best?

Flippa analyzed research from data.ai to determine which mobile apps are growing the fastest.

Which cities offer Asian Americans the best opportunities to financially thrive?

MoneyGeek ranks nearly 200 U.S. cities based on population, educational attainment, income and homeownership to determine the best and worst cities for Asian Americans to prosper.

Are homeowners using their home equity to pay for home improvements? Do they even know they can?

Rocket Loans reports on the financing options homeowners have available to them for home improvements.

VC investment in Latin America outpaces these US tech hubs

Revelo charted venture capital investments in Latin America compared to six rising U.S. technology hubs, using data from LAVCA and NVCA.

Teachers are burnt out. The amount of time they get for planning might help explain why.

Teacher planning time is a valuable resource that not every educator gets much of. HeyTutor analyzed NCES data to see how it's changed.

States where it's easiest–and hardest–to charge an electric vehicle

ConsumerAffairs reports on the states with the most and least infrastructure to support the growing demand for electric vehicles.