Business Matters - Archive
Business Matters takes you inside local businesses around the Northwest Metro. We’ll find out what makes the business work, what challenges they face, and what are some of the current business trends. It’s a look inside local businesses that you will not find anywhere else. Tune into each Monday for your Business Matters report.
New leader in charge of TwinWest Chamber of Commerce
There's a new face in the front office at the TwinWest Chamber of
Commerce. Shannon Full started her job in mid-February, though she's not
new to the role of chamber president.
February 27, 2017
Business Matters: Valentine's Day impact
When it comes to Valentine's Day, chocolates, flowers and dinner reservations are some of the top ways to mark the occasion. This week, a look at three local businesses that heart the holiday.
February 13, 2017
Construction industry struggling to fill jobs
It's no secret during the recession, construction was hit the hardest in
Minnesota with nearly 38,000 jobs lost. Today, the construction
industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the state.
Feb. 6, 2017
Realtors notice change in downtown Osseo
The small city of Osseo is experiencing a big resurgence in its business
community. The city, in part, is starting to reap the rewards of some
January 30, 2017
Business Matters: tax season officially underway
Whether you have your W2 form yet or not, the tax season is underway.
Jan. 23 marks the first day the IRS and the Minnesota Department of
revenue are accepting returns.
January 23, 2017
Maple Grove plots new small business growth
Maple Grove is the latest city to offer a program designed to help start
successful small businesses or nurture an existing business. The Open
to Business program started in 2010.
January 9, 2017