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Business Term Glossary
Learn the definitions of regularly used business terminology.
Employment Related Incentives
Check out the employment related incentives for economic development.
Read about the Small Business Environmental Assistance Program and what it does for Minnesota businesses.
Join Us Minnesota
Join Us Minnesota is a campaign that is financially supported by the Minnesota Marketing Partnership (MMP). The City of Big Lake is a partner of the MMP and is excited to offer joinusmn.com as a great resource for those who are seeking information on the on the great State of Minnesota! There’s something unique about every region in Minnesota. No two places are exactly alike, so there’s truly something for everyone.
Launch Minnesota is a new initiative spearheaded by Minnesota’s Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Designed in consultation with legislators from both parties, and alongside dozens of private sector leaders, the program exists to help grow Minnesota’s startup ecosystem.
Access information on the loan programs that exist in the Sherburne County area. Click here to view information on the City of Big Lake's Revolving Loan Fund.
Registering a Business by State
Check out a guide on registering a business by state.
Small Business Bookkeeping Basics
Read about the 10 bookkeeping basics you can’t ignore as a business.
Small Business Taxation Forms & Publications
Find forms and publications from the IRS to guide small businesses in information regarding taxes.
Starting & Planning a Business
Check out a guide to starting business and what to do after you start it.