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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ryan Petz

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Minnesota small businesses go big for the holidays

The historic riverside town of Stillwater has long strategized to charm holiday shoppers away from big retailers. | Photo courtesy of DiscoverStillwater.com.

November 9, 2017 - 11:04am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jeff Sinelli

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jeff Elvin

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Popping up: Major Minnesota retailers try temporary stores

Mall of America has long hosted versions of pop-up concepts like Best Buy's Tech Home, above. | Photo courtesy of Best Buy

October 13, 2017 - 12:19pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jaime Paris Boisvert

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Drew Westervelt

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Pie piper rolls out tastier sales each year

Entrepreneur Sara Hayden, of Sara's Tipsy Pies, says she has been "blessed with amazing business mentors," so she hopes she can help a new startup herself someday. | Photo courtesy of Jeannine Marie Photography

October 3, 2017 - 12:57pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Seth Goldman

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Love frozen treats but not the guilt? So do the Luv Ice Cream founders

Luv Ice Cream founder Susanna Gorodisher and her husband, Ilya, specialize in making organic sugar- and/or dairy-free candies and frozen confections.

July 18, 2017 - 11:32am

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