CROOKSTON, Minn. - The Northwest Small Business Development Center (SBDC), the University of Minnesota Crookston, and the Northwest Regional Development Commission is set to deliver a highly impactful event geared toward helping small businesses understand the current state of the global supply chain, what to anticipate over the next 12 months, and learn about new methods that can be used to mitigate risk exposure to an evolving global situation.
The seminar is free and is available in person and online. To register, go to:

1)    Thief River Falls,  9-10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 5, at C'Mon Inn, 1586 US-59. (in person)
2)    Crookston, 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 5, at Valley Technology Park, 510 County Road 71.
3)    Pre-recorded, those who register for this event would receive the workbook, and a link to participate.  Specification of your preferred event will be required for registration.

“Entrepreneurs who succeed in the long run tend to start businesses with a clear plan of action,” said Christine Anderson, northwest Minnesota Small Business Development Center Consultant. Starting a company is risky, but many of the pitfalls of a small business startup can be avoided if you have the right approach, she said.

Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development and regional support partners. For more information contact the Northwest Minnesota Foundation / Northwest Minnesota Small Business Development Center, 201 3rd Street NW, Bemidji, MN 56601, 218-759-2057 or Christine Anderson at: 218-281-8318 

Story Contact: Shawn Smith