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How a Business Lab is Creating Value for Sherburne County


Sherburne County partnered with the Rural Ideas Network to launch a virtual Business Lab, which provides a complete set of plug & play business services to their local business owners, without any administrative burden.


Through the Sherburne County Business Lab, any of the 88,000 people living in Sherburne County can access free and unlimited startup and management mentoring from a team of experienced entrepreneurs, connect with rural business owners from across the country, and access curated training and professional development opportunities.


87% of business owners using the Sherburne County Business Lab report positive business growth and the lab has driven net positive job gains overall among participating businesses.


Watch the video above to hear how the Business Lab is making an impact in Sherburne County.

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