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Scale your business, with a community at your back

If you want to go beyond “just” running your business and really grow it, ScaleUP! KC is for you. Applications are now open for the eighth cohort of ScaleUP! KC, an elite, intense, transformative four-month program that teaches driven small-business owners how to propel their business to the next level. Apply by July 8.

>>>>>Learn more


Tips for all entrepreneurial types: startup, microenterprise, main street, second stage and innovation-led

Tips for Startups   Tips for Microenterprises - Small, lifestyle businesses   Tips for Main Street Businesses - Those with customers & store fronts  Tips for Second Stage Firms - Established businesses poised to expand  Tips for Innovation-Led Companies

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You’re invited to a celebratory tailgate

We’re celebrating the 15th anniversary of the KCSourceLink Resource Network with All-Star Awards (vote before June 8) and a tailgate Monday, June 18 before E-Day at the K.

>>>Join us for food, gifts and fun


When building your business too fast is bad

A $1.2 million contract almost tanked Bradford Interior Group. Thankfully, Larry Carr shelved his pride, got help and increased his net profit by more than 30 percent.

>>>Here’s how

Every good story has a satisfying end

Did you know when you start your business, you should also plan your exit strategy? Here are eight tips to help you with this vital and often overlooked step.

>>>Say aloha to your business



How to doctor your ailing business

Dr. Michelle Macrorie learned that to help more kids with autism, she had to diagnose what was wrong with her business.

>>>How ScaleUP! KC helped​



Learn from a business veteran

Jill Hathaway is an entrepreneur-turned-business-coach with the UMKC Small Business and Technology Development Center. She learned firsthand that a plan for growth isn’t one size fits all.

>>>More hard-earned wisdom



Investing in Kansas City

Each month, we highlight the businesses in KC that are receiving funding and making all the right moves to grow. Find out which companies got funding.

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AMC Theatres  American Century Investments  Black & Veatch
Burns & McDonnell  Cerner Corporation  Hallmark
JE Dunn Construction  Kansas City Southern
Sprint  UMB

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