Hennepin County Small Business Support
NextStage business advisors provide individual and small group consulting for Hennepin County entrepreneurs at every stage of business development.
In partnership with Hennepin County Elevate Business.
Your Trusted Nonprofit Business Advisor
NextStage partners with Elevate Business HC to provide business advising and financing for entrepreneurs who are ready to thrive at every stage of business development.
Still in the planning stage?
For new entrepreneurs, NextStage
can help you:
Write a business plan
Refine your concept
Test your concept’s feasibility
Compile sound financial projections
Ready to Start?
For entrepreneurs ready to take concrete steps toward starting their business, NextStage is here to:
Help you select an appropriate entity type and register your business
Assist with licensing and compliance questions
Review the requirements for your business to become an employer
Provide support to set up an accounting system
Offer direct financing at competitive rates for start-up costs, inventory, equipment and working capital
Ready for the next level?
For established businesses looking to grow, NextStage will partner with you to:
Build revenue, manage costs and cash flow, add employees and/or expand operations
Secure capital, including assisting with application materials and referrals for:
Access to state and local financing programs
Ready to Get Started?
NextStage offers in-person and virtual meetings Monday-Friday by appointment.
Contact our Business Advisors at email@example.com for more information, or to schedule an in-person or virtual appointment.