Connect Business Magazine

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Mankato Area Foundation

Jul 2017 • Category: Cover Story

Businesses play a vital role in cultivating a good quality of life in our communities; they provide jobs, economic stability, and charitable support for initiatives that can enrich our lives. It’s that last one that is sometimes easier said, than done.



Kitchenmaster, Klooster & Begalka

Jul 2017 • Category: Feature Story

It used to be that for many individuals and businesses, an accountant was only thought about during tax time. And then, depending on the tax circumstances, not always a pleasant thought. But in this day and age, with each new president and each new year bringing new tax laws, it’s really become a year-round relationship.



Competition Target Systems

Jul 2017 • Category: Hot Startz!

Although Matt Teske grew up in his family business, steel utility trailer manufacturer Teske Manufacturing, it wasn’t until recently he was able to put his own twist on the business. 



Adult, Child & Family Services

Jul 2017 • Category: Hot Startz!

Owning her own practice was never really in Jessy David-Shouler’s plans so she marvels now as her life has always been full of surprises.



Salon Lab Professional LLC

Jul 2017 • Category: Hot Startz!

The “farm to table” movement has been popular in the last few years, and now one local woman is taking it a step further with her Farm to Fashion™ line of hair products.



Green Seam – A Year After the Official Launch

Jul 2017 • Category: Special Reports

They’ve spent the last year cultivating awareness and sowing the seeds for the future. In this next year, the key players in the GreenSeam hope to harvest even greater results than what’s already been accomplished.