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#MakeItMSP Blog

Welcome! In this space we want to create a destination for people from Minneapolis-Saint Paul, whether you’re a newcomer, life-long resident or interested in making a move here, we’re hoping to show you all of the great things happening in our home. We’ll dive into the latest happenings in our joint initiative and throughout the region.

Working to attract or retain talent? You Make It. MSP.
If you’re working to attract, retain, or elevate talented people at your organization you know it’s a team sport. From
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Getting Women Back to Work
When women leave careers for an extended period of time, some of them get stalled on corporate off-ramps. A Boston-based
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Graduate-to-Graduate: Jenny Djupedal
Jenny Djupedal is an Associate Marketing Manager at Land O’Lakes. Jenny, who grew up overseas but finished high school in Minnesota,
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Win A Free Flight to Twin Cities Startup Week
Showcasing the best from the Startup Capital of the North, October 9 – 15 What is Twin Cities Startup Week?
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Graduate-to-Graduate: Mónica Renta
Mónica Renta is an Associate Marketing Manager at General Mills. Born and raised in San Juan, PR, Mónica moved to
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Graduate-to-Graduate: Sarah Richardson
Sarah Richardson is is Senior Director of Strategy & Planning in UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement. Originally from Fairfax, VA, Sarah moved to
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Company collaboration helps interns #DiscoverMSP
Thousands of future business and community leaders descend on Minneapolis-Saint Paul every summer for internships. However, 2017 marked the start of something
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Inspiring future tech leaders
‘Skate to where the puck is going, not where it is.’ This well known phrase locally also applies to our
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Step into the experience: Northern Spark 2017
For the past seven years, thousands of people have enjoyed Northern Spark. The all-night arts festival lights up the cities
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Salsa Sushi Soul Event Recap
Salsa Sushi Soul, hosted by NABA, was an evening of networking, food, and dancing celebrating multicultural professionals and raising funds
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