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This month we share our vision for business services in a community-centered development plan in a new paper, "Entrepreneurial Communities and Business Services." We also have a new podcast episode by the same name that explores the role of business services as mentors and go-to components for entrepreneurial ecosystems of any size.

Check out our new online course series for rural community prosperity development. This free professional development resource is a guided case study on how the community of Ord, Nebraska transformed itself through entrepreneur-led development.

Rural communities can increase spending capture by employing innovative retail models. We explore how in our newest thought paper and accompanying podcast episode found in this month's newsletter.

Rural communities that partner with strong regional development organizations have more robust and successful economic development. This month we showcase some of the best examples of rural regions that have adopted our "top-down" and "bottom-up" entrepreneurial ecosystem building strategy.