All About Spirit Start-Up is Personal for Rainer

In talking to Kim Rainer, Appleton resident and owner of All About Spirit, one thing is clear. She isn’t afraid to ask for help, and values learning and mentorship.

"I tapped into whatever resources I could," she said.

That included SCORE, members of the business community and the E-seed Entrepreneurial Training Series at the Venture Center at Fox Valley Tech. Most recently, she graduated from the Green Bay Packers Mentor/Protégé program, where she was paired with Doug Bergan of Goodwill Industries.

Gast Builds, Grows De Pere Salon on Inspiration

Modern, vintage, glam, quality, bravery, creative, educated, leaders, passionate, innovative, trendy, unique, exclusive, fun, community involved, and big-city feel boutique.
 
These might just be words, but for Kimberlee Gast, owner of K Sera Salon in De Pere, they are the foundation of her business plan. In a simple binder filled with pages of black construction paper, she clipped and collected words of inspiration as she planned her business.
 

Workshop: Killer Content for Your Digital Marketing

Content Marketing has been around for hundreds of years.  In the on-line era, it is more important than ever.  Small business owners will now learn how to plan and produce Content that thrills and attr acts users and helps the business reach their goals.

Topics will include:

SCORE Business Learning Center

What is the SCORE Business Learning Center?

The SCORE Business Learning Center (SBLC) provides aspiring and existing small business owners the business strategies and tactics needed to make sound decisions and achieve greater levels of success.

Passion for Entrepreneurship Drives DeGrand, Fervid Life

 The dictionary describes the word fervid as being intensely enthusiastic or passionate, especially to an excessive degree. That is exactly the meaning that Renee DeGrand of Green Bay wanted to convey by naming the business she is developing Fervid Life.

DeGrand, a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, recently took first place in the 2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest. She will graduate in May with a degree in business administration with emphasis on management and entrepreneurship.

Humor, Hemp Help Grow Potty Mouth Sisters' Business

With a blend of holistic products and humor, two local sisters are building a business that is growing far beyond their expectations.

Debby and Julie Klarkowski of Green Bay started making natural soaps, and after receiving rave reviews from users, made a few hundred bars to sell. In setting up a business, they needed a name and packaging. That led them back to their childhood and the threat that bad language meant soap in the mouth. 

Maui County T-shirt Sales

Maui County SCORE depends on the sale of the Maui Clounty t-shirts as a fundraiser for our chapter.  You will find Police, Fire & Lifeguard department designs.  We carry regular T-shirts, Long Sleeve, Tank Tops and some special items such as Jacketes & Sweatshirts.  There are no online sales at this time. 

Visit the Maui County Store and Resource Center at the Maui Mall.

70 East Ka`ahamanu Ave. Unit B-9  Phone: 808-270-5767

Women's Business Roundtable Presents 'The Ecstatic Entrepreneur'

Why do some women in business have such an easy time promoting themselves and others  feel scared, overwhelmed and avoid sharing their gifts out loud?

According to sales expert and award-winning business coach, Mary O'Connor, there is an undiagnosed disorder that keeps many talented women from sharing their expertise with the world, and it keeps them stuck, frustrated and under-earning...it's called SPAD (Self Promotion Anxiety Disorder).

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