OUR BUSINESS IS TO HELP YOU START, GUIDE AND GROW YOUR BUSINESS
We provide skill building workshops for both startup and existing business entrepreneurs FREE of charge
Our Peer Advisory Groups provide members a confidential community that helps facilitate growth
MINNEAPOLIS BUSINESS MENTORS is a premier source of small business advice for entrepreneurs and established businesses. We were founded and staffed by experienced executives and business owners. We are a volunteer, nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote the success of entrepreneurs and small businesses in the Minneapolis area.
We provide free and confidential business mentoring to both prospective and existing small business owners. We conduct mentoring via video, phone, email or face-to-face.
We conduct free workshops on a wide variety of timely topics.
We facilitate Peer Advisory Groups offering leaders of growing small businesses the opportunity to process challenges facing their respective organizations.
MINNEAPOLIS BUSINESS MENTORS is:
We promote the success of prospective and existing small business owners in Hennepin County. In these challenging times of change, adversity, pandemic, business closures and unemployment, there is always hope for new beginnings. As generations before, people will see opportunities for starting and re-starting their own businesses - and that’s where we help.
Our volunteers have over 500 years of combined business experience as executives and business owners. We have decades of mentoring and workshop facilitation experience.
COMMITTED TO OUR CLIENTS
We customize our mentoring to meet our client’s unique needs and goals. Our clients can self-schedule a mentor based on where, how, and when the client wants to meet: Video, phone, email, or face-to-face. We differentiate ourselves by our flexibility to meet our clients needs from start-up to sale.
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The White Box Club—appropriately named after the daunting white boxes many employees receive to “pack up their things”—was created to provide live coaching sessions, encouragement, resources, and networking opportunities to anyone laid off, unemployed, or in career transition. There are two clubs: The original White Box Club™—created for traditional job seekers; and The White Box Club™ New Ventures—designed for entrepreneurs and those interested in self-employment.