2014-09-18 The Royal Gazette

Entrepreneurs can sharpen skills at College

September 18, 2014

Entrepreneurs are being encouraged to go back to school in order to improve their business skills and give the Island’s economy a boost. The Bermuda College will be running a seven-month Streetwise MBA programme from January and hopes to attract at least a dozen business owners for the course. [...]

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2014-09-23 Boston Public Market

StreetWise MBA™ Program offered to Local Food Producers!

September 23, 2014

We are excited to announce a new partnership with Interise and CropCircle Kitchen that will provide innovative business training to local food vendors at the Boston Public Market slated to open in summer 2015. Vendor applicants and local small food businesses will participate in Interise's award-winning StreetWise 'MBA'™ program aimed at growing jobs and creating more revenue. [...]

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2014-09-23 The Bay State Banner

Boston Public Market to Partner with Interise and CropCircle Kitchen

September 23, 2014

Interise, CropCircle Kitchen and the Boston Public Market today announced a new partnership that will provide innovative business training to local food vendors at the planned public market slated to open in summer 2015. “Interise’s StreetWise ‘MBA’™ program has a proven record of helping small businesses grow and flourish, and we’re excited to work with them on a new initiative focused specifically on the needs of food businesses as a way to support our vendors.,” said Liz Morningstar, CEO of the Boston Public Market. [...]

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2014-10-10 Jamaica Plain Gazette

CropCircle Kitchen backs new Public Market

October 10, 2014

The Boston Public Market (BPM), a new indoor market slated to open inside the Haymarket T Station building next summer, has partnered with JP’s CropCircle Kitchen (CCK). That partnership will provide expertise, training and space for the new market vendors. The Boston Public Market and CCK have also partnered with Interise, who provides a food business training seminar to aspiring entrepreneurs, CCK Interim Executive Director Jen Faigel told the Gazette. [...]

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2014-10-14 Columbia Business School


October 21, 2014

Columbia Business School’s Small Business Development Center will offer a “StreetWise ‘MBA’™” curriculum this winter that aims to help neighborhood small businesses grow. The program is supported by Citi Community Development and will utilize a nationally recognized curriculum developed by Interise, a nonprofit committed to helping underserved small businesses scale. [...]

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2014-10-10 Cleveland.com

Through NextStep, small businesses learn how to rise with a Cleveland neighborhood: the Mix

October 22, 2014

The pace remains fast and fun at Murray Hill Market, a Little Italy grocery that combines old-world charms with gourmet creations. But owners Bill and Michele Buckholtz report having a little more time to breathe. Recently, they hired a bookkeeper and began delegating more responsibilities, steps a growing business must take to keep growing. "A some point, you have to go back to being the entrepreneur and the visionary you were," Bill Buckholtz now says. [...]

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