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Investing in Your A-Players

Entrepreneurs Guests

Investing in Your A-Players

Do you have A-Players on your team? What’s your plan for retaining them? Your A-Players come to work everyday and pour themselves into advancing your vision for the business. They deserve a similar investment from you in their hopes, dreams, goals and ambitions. Read More

Posted on: May 6, 2024
<strong>5 Strategies to Attract A-Players to Your Business: How to Hire the Best</strong>

Entrepreneurs Guests Mentorship

5 Strategies to Attract A-Players to Your Business: How to Hire the Best

If you're struggling to find and attract A-Players to your business, you're not alone. Traditional hiring practices have a mis-hire rate of 75%, which means you're not choosing the best candidates for your team. A-Players are rare and highly sought after, but they can be 900 - 1200% more productive than "warm body" team members. So, how do you attract A-Players to your business and become an Employer of Choice? Read More

Posted on: May 23, 2023
<strong>When Crisis Strikes: Resilience During Difficult Times</strong>

Entrepreneurs Guests Venture Voices

When Crisis Strikes: Resilience During Difficult Times

As tornadoes have impacted multiple communities recently, a number of small businesses have been affected. In the aftermath of these storms, we focus on the clean-up and become aware of the trauma that we and/or our children, friends, neighbors, team members, and colleagues may be experiencing. If we did not directly experience physical damage to our home or place of business, we may experience survivor guilt. Read More

Posted on: April 18, 2023
Earning Your Team’s Trust in Turbulent Times

Entrepreneurs Guests

Earning Your Team’s Trust in Turbulent Times

Exciting announcement! #VCWorkshop has brought our community a 3-part leadership series to provide a thought-provoking, practical guide to help small businesses, entrepreneurs, and professionals on any level develop their leadership skills! Read More

Posted on: April 18, 2022
Woman-Run | Practicing Mindfulness at Work

Entrepreneurs Guests

Woman-Run | Practicing Mindfulness at Work

In this Woman-Run workshop, Kerrie Klauck spoke with us about mindfulness – what it means, why it works, how to practice mindfulness, and the benefits a mindfulness practice can have at work. Plus, she guided us in a short mindfulness exercise as a group! Read More

Posted on: April 6, 2022
Fireside Chat with Garbo Hearne, Owner and Director of Hearne Fine Art

Entrepreneurs Guests

Fireside Chat with Garbo Hearne, Owner and Director of Hearne Fine Art

We are delighted to present our Venture Center Fireside Chat with Garbo Hearne, Owner and Director of Hearne Fine Art and Pyramid Art, Books & Custom Framing! Read More

Posted on: November 3, 2021