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In this video interview, Don Macke tells Vision West North Dakota workshop attendees how understanding generational differences helps build community.
Center friend, Dave Dukart, director of the Quest Center for Entrepreneurs at Hutchinson Community College, applies his observations from last month's Growing Entrepreneurial Communities Summit in Kansas City to Reno County, KS.
Deb Markley discusses the importance of entrepreneurship in building rural capital opportunities in this story about banks in rural America.
Long and short-term goals were identified and will be captured in a report.