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Calhoun Companies Gives Back

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Backpack Drive
We are proud to announce that we are once again dedicating the month of July to fundraising for backpacks and school supplies on behalf of our corporate partner, Ace in the City. Please join us in helping families in the Powderhorn neighborhood of South Minneapolis prepare for the upcoming school year...
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Calhoun Companies President and Co-owner, Andy Kocemba, is a contributing writer for The Business Journals. Every month he offers advice on buying and selling small to mid-size businesses. Whether referring to stocks, home sales, or sales of any other item or commodity, a common question lately is, "How can I beat...
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Happy National Small Business Week! In the Twin Cities, we’re celebrating with the Champions of Business Awards, co-sponsored by Calhoun Companies and Thompson Hall. We selected the best of the best for each of the five categories and presented their award at their offices. Here are your 2015 Champions of Business:...
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Celebrating National Small Business Week

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Every year since 1963, the United States has celebrated National Small Business Week. It first began with a proclamation from John F. Kennedy as a way to recognize the unique economic contributions of small businesses and entrepreneurs. This year, Calhoun Companies has partnered with Thompson Hall to celebrate National Small Business...
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7 Keys to Small Business Success

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Being a small business owner is hard work. Building a success business requires dedication, balance and a mastery of variety of skills. The Huffington Post recently shared seven deceptively simple keys to small business success. As we gear up to celebrate National Small Business Week May 4-8, we’d like to share...
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Announcing the Champions of Business Awards

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Announcing the Champions of Business Awards: Recognizing the Importance and Impact of Small Business in Minnesota   Since 1963, the U.S. Small Business Administration hosts National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. During this year’s National Small Business Week, Calhoun Companies and...
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Confidentiality
  Calhoun Companies President and Co-owner, Andy Kocemba, is a contributing writer for The Business Journals. Every month he offers advice on buying and selling small businesses.   From the onset, one of the primary concerns of business owners interested in selling is how to keep their actions confidential. They might...
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<p>Calling all early-stage entrepreneurs! Are you interested in taking your business to the next level? Consider attending the <a href="http://eorally.com/">4th annual EO Entrepreneurs Rally</a> on Wednesday, March 11, starting at 5 pm.</p><p><img style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" src="/images/EO_Rally.jpg" alt="EO Rally" width="500" height="181" /></p><p>The annual EO Rally is designed to bring...
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Sell Your Business for More

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Small business optimism is the highest it’s been in six years. With a sharp increase in interested and qualified buyers and sellers that are able to ask for and receive more money for their businesses, 2015 looks like a great year to sell a business. If you’ve been following along with...
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Congratulations to Our Agents

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Two great things happened in 1908: Calhoun Companies was established and the classic song “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” was written. As part of Calhoun Companies tradition, we like to recognize and honor our agents with Louisville Slugger baseball bats and awards for the hard work they do. Last...
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