Small Business

Owners Harry and Judy Kilmer

How to avoid biting off more than you can chew. (Part 2 of the Small Business Revolution series.) Read More
As a provider of marketing services to millions of small businesses, Deluxe decided to celebrate our centennial in 2015 by launching the Small Business Revolution to spotlight the importance of small businesses, and to extract lessons that could benefit small business owners in Minnesota and beyond. Read More
Qualified small businesses will have a broader opportunity to compete for contracts with the City of Minneapolis, thanks to a new program that will launch on January 1, 2017. Read More


Small business owners are just like the rest of us. Sure, they work a little harder than the average 9-to-5’er. (Okay, a lot harder.) But many find time to raise families. Pursue hobbies. Cultivate friendships. Disconnect from the daily grind every once in a (great) while. Read More

Gloria Freeman, founder and CEO of Olu’s Home, was named Minnesota’s Small Businessperson of the Year.

Hey small business owner! Did you get your salute from President Obama?
By Presidential proclamation, May 1-7 is declared to be National Small Business Week, an annual marking of the critical value of this segment of the American economy.
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Small Business Saturday was created a short six years ago, but it’s grown into a shopping event that’s created holiday traction for merchants — and deals that coax customers into their stores. Read More