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BBB Tips on Shopping With Mobile Devices
As we move through a busy retail season, shopping on the go is becoming more and more common. According to Adobe Analytics*, as of early Monday (Nov. 27th), Americans had spent nearly $14 billion onli...
12/4/17 at 11:44 AM Giving Tuesday: A Day to Give Back 11/21/17 at 10:25 AM
Cyber Monday Lures Shoppers With Web of Discounts 11/21/17 at 10:17 AM
Packing Plant Offers Temporary Homes to New Employees
Businesses in communities short of housing commonly donate money to build apartments, or help employees buy homes, but a central Minnesota meatpacker bought an entire apartment building to shelter som...
12/1/17 at 8:48 AM Conservative Group Faults Minnesota Tax Law 9/29/16 at 2:11 PM
Why You Should Start Your Next Meeting With Story Time
Stories play an important role in our culture, including workplace culture. John Trombley, of The Village Business Institute, notes that telling stories about our experiences and others' experiences h...
11/9/17 at 8:29 AM Hate Meetings? Here’s How to Make Them More Worthwhile 7/26/17 at 2:52 PM
Stop Trying to Achieve Work-Life Balance Like You’re Weighing Fruit on a Scale 6/20/17 at 8:42 AM
GM Announces the Future Is All Electric, Let’s Ride the Wave!
Way to be data driven and embrace technology GM! I didn't know that GM sold more vehicles in China 3.6 million (many electric two seaters) compared to 3 million vehicles in the US. They're joining a g...
10/3/17 at 3:26 PM Put Politics Aside and Use the Facts to Improve US Healthcare 9/22/17 at 11:24 AM
Irish Prime Minister’s Speech Fantastic Reason to Celebrate St. Patrick 3/17/17 at 5:11 AM
Students Experience Building Industry Career Possibilities Close-Up
Fargo, N.D. Last month, Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead, and its charity, Home Builders Care of F-M Foundation, partnered with Fargo and West Fargo Public Schools to showcase building ind...
10/2/17 at 1:08 PM HBA Members Debunk 4-Year Degree Myth to Promote Trades Careers 7/27/17 at 10:08 AM
2016 Housing Activity Remains Steady, Value Over All Sectors Highest Since ‘08 1/31/17 at 12:49 PM
Back-to-School: An Operational Perspective
Contrary to popular thoughts on "summers off" when it comes to schools, summertime is one of the busiest times for the business aspects of operating a school district. Learn what happens behind-the-sc...
9/9/17 at 8:05 AM Business Services at a Glance 10/15/16 at 8:50 AM
Busiest Time for Fargo Schools May Surprise You 9/12/15 at 7:10 AM
London Road Hardee’s, 1995
June 1995 This photo, from June 1995 and apparently taken from atop the former Salter School building at 16th Avenue East and London Road in Duluth, shows a couple of chain businesses that are no l...
7/12/17 at 6:01 PM Last Place on Earth, 1985 2/25/16 at 12:44 PM
London Road, circa 1960s 4/16/15 at 6:00 PM
Section 9 A Coffee Shop For Nerds, By Nerds BY LEVI LASS AND EMMA JEAN VATNSDAL There are a lot of coffee shops in the Fargo-Moorhead area, but few have the allure and claim to the nerdom throne quite...
4/24/17 at 1:38 PM The Prairie Den 3/30/17 at 4:06 AM
Orient Yourself to New Flavors 3/16/17 at 12:30 AM
Fargo’s Gander Mountain Will Remain Open as Company Files for Bankruptcy
Fargo's Gander Mountain store is not among the 32 the company will close after filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy. A company spokesman says the following stores will be closed as the company restructures: ...
3/10/17 at 9:31 AM
With Pipeline Easement Approved, Construction Resumes on Dakota Access
CANNON BALL, N.D. Construction has resumed on the Dakota Access Pipeline as opponents raise new arguments in court to continue fighting the project. Energy Transfer Partners estimates it will take 6...
2/9/17 at 5:15 PM Vacancies Up, Room Rates Down for Oil Patch Hotels 7/23/16 at 11:01 PM
Halliburton to Auction Off Empty Williston Lots 6/19/16 at 11:01 PM
Small Business W2s—You Can Do Them Online
If youre a small business owner, you know you have to file your Form W2 information with Social Security every year. You might not have realized you can save time and avoid errors by filing online. T...
1/23/17 at 10:00 AM Contacting Social Security 10/3/16 at 1:36 PM
Getting Ready for W-2 Time – Social Security Business Services Online 8/30/16 at 8:13 AM
Nokomis Child Care Centers Staff #GoMatchyMatchy
Our Nokomis staff members are getting in the #GoMatchyMatchy spirit! This year, Giving Hearts Day in Feb. 9. This online fundraising event has raised $30.9million since 2008. We are so excited to have...
1/3/17 at 10:58 AM Hornbacher’s “Cherries for Charity” Raises $2,000 for the Village in Grand Forks 10/26/16 at 9:25 AM
The Village Family Service Center Announces New CEO/President 9/26/16 at 9:15 AM
Exhausted by Christmas
"Why do stores put up Christmas stuff the day after Halloween?" People ask this all the time, but the answer is eminently practical: Because Christmas sells, big. That two-month window bet...
12/19/16 at 3:14 PM Follow Your Dream — Wisely 12/12/16 at 3:35 PM
Pursuing the Wrong Goals 11/14/16 at 2:42 PM
Washington County Embarks on New Business Partnership to Save Money and Reduce Water Use
Washington County is reaching out to area businesses with an offer they cant refuse cut costs while protecting local water supplies. The outreach effort, conducted in partnership with the Minnesota T...
12/5/16 at 9:00 AM
How Financial Counselors Are Like Doctors…for Your Money
By Alicia Kellebrew NFCC Certified Financial Professional VillageFinancial Resource Center I am curious at exactly what point talking about money became taboo. We all grew up with the understanding (...
9/30/16 at 10:34 AM Slaying your financial dragons 5/23/16 at 11:56 AM
Personal finances: What to do when the expected unexpected happens 4/22/16 at 11:30 AM