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Are you an employee or an entrepreneur?

Are you an employee or an entrepreneur?

When you change direction and choose to become an entrepreneur, life is no longer the same. Your “job” is no longer to perform the tasks and meet the goals of your given role; instead your “job” is wearing all of the hats for all of the roles until you generate[...]
Develop Your Export Strategy and Boost Sales

Develop Your Export Strategy and Boost Sales

Are you interested in growing your business? Have you considered the global market? Expanding your presence to other countries may seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. In fact, it can mean a major boost in your sales revenue. This fall, the City of Chandler’s Economic Development Division and the[...]
Growing A Business?

Growing A Business?

Startups face a new set of challenges - challenges they may or may not be prepared for. Recognizing and overcoming these common pitfalls is important if you want your business to grow and thrive. One of the things most often overlooked is a having a current and marketing-focused business story. It[...]
How to Know When Your Business Idea is Ready for the Next Step

How to Know When Your Business Idea is Ready for the Next Step

Brilliant ideas come and go. If you have had one, more than likely you’ve had a million. So how do you know if your idea is ready to become a business? Well, you have to confirm it. Because you can’t make an idea happen if there isn’t anyone to buy[...]
Starting A Business?

Starting A Business?

Starting a business is like a roller coaster ride, filled with plenty of ups and downs. Each day brings new wins and new challenges. The best thing you can do as you get started on this crazy ride is get your business story straight. Knowing how to talk about what you[...]
3 Tips for Filling Out Your Pitch Application

3 Tips for Filling Out Your Pitch Application

Ideally, you have been out networking and finding the right investor groups to pitch, but often, your application will be their first introduction, the first impression of you and your business. While these tips seem to state the obvious, the reality is that investor groups too often see the mistakes over[...]
Innovations Incubator and The City of Chandler Score Big

Innovations Incubator and The City of Chandler Score Big

AZ Central: Arizona gains smartphone chip designer, jobs The company, which designs processors used in top smartphones and tablets, establishes a small operation in Chandler. Read the original story here. One of the world's leading designers of processors used in smartphones and tablets is setting up shop in Arizona. ARM is leasing space at a[...]
Anicell Biotech Featured in Working Horse Magazine

Anicell Biotech Featured in Working Horse Magazine

AniCell Biotech launched the EquusCell Brand of regenerative products used for treating tendon and ligament damage as well as treating hard-to-heal superficial and ocular wounds. This product line does not require invasive harvesting or culturing of bone marrow or adipose tissue stem cells to treat injuries in horses. It uses[...]
This Chandler startup wants to make the cloud personal

This Chandler startup wants to make the cloud personal

Phoenix Business Journal: Chandler-based Eggcyte Inc. is looking to make the cloud personal. The personal cloud tech startup will soon be shipping its first flagship product: the Egg, which is a handheld, personal device that provides a private alternative to social media and cloud services. It allows the user to privately[...]
Have A Business Idea?

Have A Business Idea?

Many people think starting a business is a mystery. They have a great idea and know they want to start a business, but they just aren't sure what to do first. If this sounds like you, then let us help you solve the mystery and get you started on the path[...]