All Things Business

LocaLynx Continues Local Expansion

15 Jun , 2017  

LocaLynx is a Mansfield-born, free app that helps the community save money while supporting local businesses.  Users can find coupons and deals for local restaurants, retail stores, entertainment, auto repair, home services, health, beauty and more.

The start-up continues to grow in both usage and location. In May, LocaLynx surpassed 65,000 downloads and have over 7,700 businesses who received more than 58,000 coupon redemptions. More…

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Caffeinated Ideas Connects Coffee and Concepts

3 Feb , 2017  

Braintree Business Development Center is providing a forum on February 23 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM for entrepreneurs to share ideas before an array of helpful professionals. The goal of Caffeinated Ideas is to allow those professionals to help to refine and assist in fashioning a viable business model in the short term.

According to the Center, “We encourage you to bring your ideas, concepts and products no matter what stage of the development process you are in, and as a group we can explore the idea and help you to better position it for the market place. Even if you have an existing business and need assistance to overcome some barrier to growth our group of seasoned entrepreneurs can provide help with removing your problems or barriers. More…

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Business Basics At Braintree This Month

4 Dec , 2016  

December is an excellent time to consider launching a new business, as well as taking care of the one already in place. Mansfield’s Braintree Business Development Center has workshops designed to address both of those fronts during the month of December.

On December 6 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, the Center presents “Startup Legal Clinic with Jack Stewart.” According to the event site, “Startups face a number of legal issues and questions, and there is no reason to try to go it alone. More…

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Braintree Offering Focus On Marketing

16 Nov , 2016  

Braintree Business Development Center in Mansfield is offering a workshop this Thursday entitled “Focus on Marketing.”

According to the Center, “A challenge of startups, and small businesses in general, is effectively marketing yourself when marketing budgets are tight or even non-existent. More…

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Braintree Among Entrepreneurial Support Organizations Splitting $28.2 Million Grant

3 Nov , 2016  

A booster of local small business will soon be able to provide a bigger boost.

According to a Tuesday story in the Plain Dealer, “The Ohio Third Frontier Commission late last week awarded up to $28.2 million to JumpStart Inc. and 12 others in the Northeast Ohio ESP Network, a group of entrepreneurial support organizations. More…

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